The Surya Mandir is situated in Tisco Colony, in Sidhgora, Jamshedpur in the state of Jharkhand. The temple is located 3. 8 kms away from the Golchakkar bus stand and can be travelled within 12 to 15 minutes via the Bhuiyadih Main Road. This is the best route from the bus stand to the temple. There are 2 major landmarks to the Surya Mandir in Jamshedpur. They are the Sone Mandap and the Sidhgora Cinema Ground.

The Surya Mandir is dedicated to the Sun God (also known as the Surya Devta). Hinduism worships everything that is a part of the regular way of living. Animals, plants, nature, celestial bodies and many other elements. One such phenomenon is the existence of the sun. If the sun ceases to shine upon us, it would be the end of life as we know it. This is the belief of Hindus. There are 2 man-made ponds within the premises of this temple. A small man-made waterfall is built upon which an idol of Lord Shiva sits.

The Surya Mandir is one of the most major tourist attractions purely because of the sensational spirituality that it evokes among devotees and visitors. The temple offers provisions for visitors to offer worships, seek blessings, eat from various stalls and relax under the natural existence of the temple. This temple is dedicated to the Sun God. It celebrates and thanks the Lord for everything that has been provided to mankind and the world.

The Surya Mandir is best when visited during the months of Octobers to March. Avoiding the harsh summer and heavy monsoon is ideal to a happy tour. The temple is open during timings 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM on all days of the week. The serene aesthetics and calm environment is the key attraction of this temple.