Laukaha is a village in the district of Madhubani in Bihar. It is located close to the Nepal border. Laukaha is about 53 km from Madhubani and 220 km from Patna. The village has three main temples, Panchanath (Lord Shiva temple), Ramjanki temple (Lord Rama temple) and Bhagwati temple (Maa Durga temple). The river Bhutahi Balan, tributary of river Kosi flows through this village. Chhath festival draws devotees to this river, as they come to offer prayers to the Sun God.
Places to Stay
There are good budget hotels in Patna. Some of them are Hotel Fortune Inn (Tariff – Rs. 1300), Garden Court Club (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Hotel President (Tariff – Rs. 1000) and Chawla Guest House (Tariff – Rs. 800).
The official language of Laukaha is Maithili. The other languages spoken include Hindi, English and Urdu.
The important festival of Laukaha is the Chhath Festival in the month of November.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction in Laukaha. Some of the places include Bhagwati Temple (35 km), Madhubani Pond (50 km), Ram Janaki Temple (45 km) and Panchanath Temple (90 km).
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Laukaha is the Madhubani Airport. It is located about 53 km away from the town.
Laukaha Bazaar Railway Station is well connected with Barauni-Gorakhpur and Jaynagar.
There are no private bus services to Laukaha. Services are available to Madhubani from cities like Patna. Gaurav Luxury is one such bus operator offering service. Ticketgoose.com is a popular online bus ticket booking website from where you can get your tickets with ease.