Baidyanath Jyotirlinga temple, additionally referred to as Baba Baidyanath dham and Baidyanath dham is one of the twelve Jyotirlingas, the maximum sacred abodes of Shiva. It is located in Deoghar inside the Santhal Parganas department of the country of Jharkhand, India. It is a temple complicated along with the main temple of Baba Baidyanath, wherein the Jyotirlinga is established, and 21 different temples. According to Hindu beliefs, the demon king Ravana worshipped Shiva on the current website online of the temple to get the boons that he later used to wreak havoc in the global. Ravana presented his ten heads one after another to Shiva as a sacrifice.
Pleased with this, Shiva descended to treatment Ravana who become injured. As he acted as a health practitioner, he's known as Vaidhya. From this thing of Shiva, the temple derives its call. According to the memories narrated inside the Shiva Purana, it turned into inside the Treta yuga that the demon Ravana, king of Lanka, felt that his capital might now not be best and free from enemies except Mahadeva remains there forever. He paid non-stop meditation to Mahadeva.