✨Shri Hanuman Janmotsav - श्री हनुमान जन्मोत्सव

Upcoming Event: 27 April 2021
Sri Hanuman Janmotsav or Hanuman Jayanti is an important festival of Hindus, it is organised to celebrate the birth of Prabhu Hanuman, the Banar King of India.

Sri Hanuman Janmotsav or Hanuman Jayanti is an important festival of Hindus, it is organised to celebrate the birth of Prabhu Hanuman, the Banar Raja (King) of India. Shree Hanumantha is a symbol of power and energy, he is worshiped as a devta with magical powers and ability to defeat evil spirits.

Hanuman Jayanti is celebrated at different times in different regions of India, in North India this festival is mainly celebrated on Chaitra Purnima. A person fasting on Hanuman Jayanti must be observed bramhacharya one day.

Related Name
Hanuman Jayanti, Hanumant Purnima, Hanumanh Jayanti, Hanumath Jayanti

श्री हनुमान जन्मोत्सव हिन्दी में भी उपलब्ध

श्री हनुमान जन्मोत्सव या हनुमान जयंती हिंदुओं का एक महत्वपूर्ण त्यौहार है, इसे भारत में वानर राज राम भक्त हनुमान जी के जन्म के उपलक्ष्य में मनाया जाता है।

About Shri Hanuman

Sri Hanuman, son of Kesari and Mata Anjana, is also known as Mahavir, Bajrangbali, Maruti, Pawanaputra, Anjaniputra and Kesarinandan. Pawanaputra Hanuman is considered to be the 11th Rudra avatar of Prabhu Shiva, so Shiva lingam is installed in every Hanuman temple.

The vermilion placed on the murti of Hanuman is considered very sacred. Devotees often apply tilak of this vermilion on their forehead. It is believed that through this tilak, devotees get powerful, energetic and restrained like him by the grace of Shri Hanuman.

Shri Panchmukhi Hanuman

Ahiravan lit five lamps for Maa Bhavani, which were placed in five different places in five directions. Slaughter of Ahiravana was possible only when these five lamps will quench simultaneously. Therefore, Hanuman took the form of Panchmukhi to kill Ahiravan.

The five faces of Shri Panchmukhi Hanuman are as follows, Varaha Mukha in the north, Narasimha Mukha in the south, Garuda Mukha in the west, Hayagreeva Mukha towards the sky and Hanuman Mukha in the east. Wearing this form, he extinguished all five lamps and killed Ahiravana and freed Shri Rama and Lakshmana.

Related Information

Futures Dates
16 April 20226 April 2023
Yearly / Annual
1 Days
Begins Tithi
Chaitra Shukla Purnima
Ends Tithi
Chaitra Shukla Purnima
March / April
ॐ हनु हनुमते नमो नमः, श्री हनुमते नमो नमः।
Avatran Day of Shri Hanuman
Fast, Offer Sindoor on Shri Hanumant Lal, Host a Flag, Prayers, Bhajan / Kirtan
Imp Places
Hanuman Temple
Past Dates
8 April 2020, 19 April 2019, 31 March 2018, 11 April 2017, 22 April 2016

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