Dassam Falls was one of the important waterfalls present in the state of Jharkhand. This waterfalls also are known by another name as Dassam Gangh. This waterfall was located near the Tarub village in the district of Ranchi.
This Waterfall has got its name from Mundari language which the words are Dassam as Da: means water and song which means as pouring or measuring. The Waterfall resembles as that someone was pouring the water as Da: song and later the named was changed to Dassam.
This waterfall was present on the river Kanchi, which was the tributary of the Subarnarekha River. The height of this waterfalls was about 44 m. This fall was present on the Ranchi plateau.
One can reach this falls by
Air – The Nearest Airport was Birsa Munda Airport at Ranchi, which was present at a distance of 42 km from this falls.
Rail – The Nearest Railhead was present at Ranchi, which was present about a distance of 42 km from this place.
Road – There was the number of buses and taxis are available to reach this falls from Ranchi.
The Best time to visit this waterfalls was between the months of
October to March.