Hanuman Chalisa

✨Hanuman Jayanti - हनुमान जयंती

Hanuman Jayanti Date: Thursday, 6 April 2023
Hanuman Jayanti

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 NameShri Hanuman Janmotsav, Hanumant Purnima, Hanumanh Jayanti, Hanumath Jayanti
Begins TithiChaitra Shukla Purnima
ReasonAvatran Day of Shri Hanuman।
CelebrationsFast, Offer Sindoor on Shri Hanumant Lal, Host a Flag, Prayers, Bhajan / Kirtan।

हनुमान जयंती हिन्दी में पढ़ें

श्री हनुमान जन्मोत्सव या हनुमान जयंती श्री राम भक्त, वानर राज, वीर हनुमान जी के जन्म दिवस के रूप 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
23 April 202412 April 20252 April 202620 April 2027
Frequency
Yearly / Annual
Duration
1 Days
Begins Tithi
Chaitra Shukla Purnima
Ends Tithi
Chaitra Shukla Purnima
Months
March / April
Mantra
ॐ हनु हनुमते नमो नमः, श्री हनुमते नमो नमः।
Reason
Avatran Day of Shri Hanuman।
Celebrations
Fast, Offer Sindoor on Shri Hanumant Lal, Host a Flag, Prayers, Bhajan / Kirtan।
Imp Places
Hanuman Temple, Home।
Past Dates
16 April 2022, 27 April 2021
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