Nishaan yatra in Jharia is a festival celebrated by one and all. Every year around 5000 devotees from across India come together and celebrate the festival of Nishan Yatra in Jharia. The group of devotees walk around the town with a big flag denoting their devotion to Lord Krishna, in their hands. The 1.5 km long walk through the city ends in the much celebrated temple of Shyam Mandir. The devotees submit the colorful flags and are given prashad which they share with their family and friends.