Hanuman Jayanti is celebrated to mark the birth of Lord Hanuman. It is celebrated on a full moon day during the Chaitra month. Hanuman is also known as Vanara God and devotees of Hanuman celebrate this day by observing a fast for the entire day.

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  • A day long fast on Hanuman Jayanti
  • Shodashopachara Hanuman Puja
  • Visiting Hanuman temple
  • Offering Sindoor i.e. red vermilion to Lord Hanuman
  • Reciting Hanuman Chailsa or reading of the Ramayana
  • End with Hanuman Aarti
  • Light up a mustard oil lamp and chant: Om shree Ramdut Hanumate Namah: Deepam Darshayami
  • Offer mustard oil, a coconut and a garland of betel leaves (21, 31 or 51)
  • Offer some sindoor to Lord Hanuman with the mantra: Om Shree Ramdut Hanumate Namah: Gandham Samarpayami
  • Offer some flowers (hibiscus, jasmine or dhatura flowers) with the mantra: Om Shree Ramdut Hanumate Namah: Pushpam Samarpyami.
  • Offer dhoop and chant: Om shree Ramdut Hanumate Namah: Dhoopam Agrapayami
  • Circumambulate the idol reciting the Hanuman Chalisa. If this is not possible then circumambulate with a mantra Om Hanumante Namah. Then take a seat and recite the Chalisa from your prayer book
  • Offer sweets like Laddu and chant: Om shree Ramdut Hanumate Namah: Naivaidyam Nivedayami.

Hanuman Jayanti

Date: 19th April 2019
Description:

Hanuman Jayanti is celebrated to mark the birth of Lord Hanuman. It is celebrated on a full moon day during the Chaitra month. Hanuman is also known as Vanara God and devotees of Hanuman celebrate this day by observing a fast for the entire day.

Hanuman Jayanti Puja Time

Purnima Tithi Begins = 19:26 on 18th April 2019

Purnima Tithi Ends = 16:41 on 19th April 2019

Hanuman Jayanti Observance
  • A day long fast on Hanuman Jayanti
  • Shodashopachara Hanuman Puja
  • Visiting Hanuman temple
  • Offering Sindoor i.e. red vermilion to Lord Hanuman
  • Reciting Hanuman Chailsa or reading of the Ramayana
  • End with Hanuman Aarti
How to worship Lord Hanuman Idol
  • Light up a mustard oil lamp and chant: Om shree Ramdut Hanumate Namah: Deepam Darshayami
  • Offer mustard oil, a coconut and a garland of betel leaves (21, 31 or 51)
  • Offer some sindoor to Lord Hanuman with the mantra: Om Shree Ramdut Hanumate Namah: Gandham Samarpayami
  • Offer some flowers (hibiscus, jasmine or dhatura flowers) with the mantra: Om Shree Ramdut Hanumate Namah: Pushpam Samarpyami.
  • Offer dhoop and chant: Om shree Ramdut Hanumate Namah: Dhoopam Agrapayami
  • Circumambulate the idol reciting the Hanuman Chalisa. If this is not possible then circumambulate with a mantra Om Hanumante Namah. Then take a seat and recite the Chalisa from your prayer book
  • Offer sweets like Laddu and chant: Om shree Ramdut Hanumate Namah: Naivaidyam Nivedayami.
Lord Hanuman Mantra

हं हनुमते रुद्रात्मकाय हुं फट् | ॐ नमो भगवते आंजनेयाय महाबलाय स्वाहा | ॐ तत्पुरुषाय विद्महे ,महादेवाय धीमहि तन्नो रुद्रः प्रचोदयात् ।।