Shri Balahanuman Temple (Shri Balahanuman Sankirtan Mandir) in Jamnagar, Gujarat is one of the oldest Temples in the area. The temple was established by Shri Prembhikshuji Maharaj in 1963-64. This temple has become very popular as it holds the Guiness Book of World Records for continuous 24-hours chanting of the ‘Sri Raam Naam’ since August 1st, 1964.
Taking this as an inspiration, ‘Akhand Raam Naam’ was also started in other seven cities such as Jamnagar, Dwarka, Rajkot, Porbandar, Mahuva, Junagadh and Muzaffarpur.
In the year 1964 on 1st of August, at Jamnagar 24 hours referred as “Akhand Rama Naam” was started. Then after in 1967 on 12th May at Dwarka, in the same year i.e 1967 on 20th May at Porbandar, in 1984 on 22nd April at Rajkot, in 1997 on 20th April at Mahuva and in 1996 on 15th August at Junagadh Ankhand Rama Nam was started.
Shri Balahanuman Sankirtan Mandir has been built at the banks of Ranmal Lake also known as Lakhota Lake.
Address & Location of Shri Balahanuman Temple, Jamnagar..
Shri Prembhikshuji Maharaj Prerit Shri Balahanuman Sankirtan Mandir Trust,
Shri Prembhikshuji Marg,
Near Lakhota Lake,
Jamnagar – Gujarat (India)
Contact Phone Numbers – 0288 – 2558196.