Hanuman Jayanti 2024: Significance and Celebrations

Hanuman Jayanti marks the birth of Hanuman, the monkey God. A central figure in the Ramayana, he denotes strength and courage.

Worship of Hanuman

Devotees visit the Hanuman temple, offer prayers, sing hymns, and perform aarti on the day of Hanuman Jayanti.

Reading of Hanuman Chalisa

Hanuman Chalisa is a revered hymn dedicated to Hanuman. Devotees recite Hanuman Chalisa to seek his blessings.

Special Offerings

Hanuman is traditionally offered sweets made of gram flour (besan) like boondi, laddoos and pedas.

Religious Processions

In India, Hanuman Jayanti is celebrated through religious processions with dedicated chariots and images of Hanuman.

Service and Charity

Hanuman devoted his life to the service of Lord Rama. On this day, people perform acts of charity to seek divine blessings.

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