Lord Hanuman (Photo Credit: Rudraksha Ratna)
Hanuman Jayanti 2020: Shri Guru Charan Saroj Raj Nij mane mukure sudhar, Varnao Raghuvar Vimal Jasu Jo dayaku phal char (After cleansing the mirror of my mind with the pollen dust of holy Guru's Lotus feet. I Profess the pure untainted glory of Shri Raghuvar which bestows the four fold fruits of life.(Dharma, Artha, Kama and Moksha).
Lord Hanuman is considered to be an epitome of strength and energy in Hindu mythology. It is said that Lord Hunuman was word on Treta Yuga to serve his master lord Rama. Lord Hanuman is a passionate devotee of Lord Sri Rama and thus, it is said, if you want Lord Rama to terminate all your sorrows, you can reach him only through Lord Hanuman.
Celebrated on full moon day during Chaitra month, Hanuman Jayanti is considered to be as one of the most auspicious days to pray to lord Hanuman. It is also believed that praying to lord Hanuman on this day clears all the past sins.
First mantra- Om Tejase Namah:
Second mantra- Om Prasannaatmne Nam:
Third Mantra - Om Shurai Nam:
Fourth mantra- Om Shantay Namah:
Fifth Mantra - Om Marutatmajay Namah
Sixth Mantra – Om Hanumate Namah:
Silver / gold work
Red flowers and garlands
Incense sticks, Karpoor
Hanuman Jayanti 2020: Date and time
According to Drikpanchang this year, Hanuman Jayanti falls on Chaitra Purnima, Wednesday, April 8, 2020. The Purnima Tithi will start at 12.07 PM on April 7 and will end at 8.04 AM.
Purnima Tithi Begins - 12:01 PM on Apr 07, 2020
Purnima Tithi Ends - 08:04 AM on Apr 08, 2020
Hanuman is the symbol of strength and energy. He is worshipped as a deity who is able to attain victory against all evil.
Hanuman Jayanti 2020: Puja Vidhi
On Hanuman Jayanti, devotees offer vermilion or red cloth, flowers, and sweets including laddu and halwa to Bajrang Bali. Devotees also visit Lord Hanuman temple, carry out processions and hold religious gatherings. After worship, devotees offer Prasad to others. However, due to the coronavirus lockdown across the country, there will be no processions and religious gatherings.