Legend of Hanumath Kalyanam, Why Lord Hanuman married Suvarchala

This article gives us interesting information about the marriage of Lord Hanuman and Suvarchala. Suvarchala is the daughter of Surya Bhagavan. She was born from the luminescence (Varchas) of Surya and the world was unable to bear the luminescence of the Sun. At the same time, Lord Hanuman has accomplished his Vedic studies from his Guru Surya Bhagawan.

Surya requested him for a Guru Dakshina that to marry her daughter Suvarchala. ‘Parasara Samhita’ states the legend of Hanuman’s marriage. Here it is given in brief paragraphs:

“Oh Haunaman! Suvarchala is Ayonija and Surya Varchas Putrika (who born from Varchas of Surya). The world is unable to bear her. Husband is the one who is to bear her, you need to marry her. You are also the Agniputra (Son of Agni). Only you can bear her. This would not disturb your Brahmacharya (celibacy). Along with my daughter, I will give you a boon that you would still be a Brahmachari even after marriage. You are a born Brahmachari and you would continue to be a Prajapatya Brahmachari even marrying my Suvarchala”, said Surya Bhagavan.

He continued, “This marriage is only for Vishwa Kalyanam (welfare of the world). You can continue your eternal celibacy”.

Lord Hanuman convinced with the words of Surya Bhagavan and accepted to offer him Guru Dakshina by marrying Suvarchala. On Jyeshta Shukla Dasami day (10th day in bright half of Jyeshta month), Hanuman married Suvarchala.

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23 Comments

  1. Can you tell me that in which epic and books that described that hanumanji is married.
    Please tell me.
    Thanks

    By sunny at May 21, 2015 at 3:18 pm
  2. Anjeneyaswamy married Surya Bhavan's daughter Suvarshala

    By Suryanageswararao Damerla at December 3, 2014 at 3:36 am
  3. First time we know ki hanoman Jee ki sadi hua that

    By ajay at November 21, 2014 at 7:00 am
  4. Hanumanji was married

    By Tej Ram Prem Pundit at November 11, 2014 at 4:06 pm
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    By Jitendra Kumar at October 15, 2014 at 8:45 am
  6. nice

    By Ravi Sahu at September 17, 2014 at 5:48 am
  7. Well hanuman has a son makerdwaj and the mother of makerdwaj is suvarchala

    When hanuman saw mata Sita and burnt Lanka and was on his way back to India

    Suvarchala the daughter of surya was swimming in the ocean between Lanka and India

    And due to the length of distance that hanuman leap and due to the fire in Lanka hanuman swami was perspiring and that perspiration fell into the ocean and suvarchala was in the embodiment of an aquatic animal swallow the perspiration and got pregnant with makerdwaj

    And how hanuman came to know how he had a son is when he went to rescue ram and lakshman from ahiravan in patal then he had battle with his son makerdwaj and learning who was one another he told hanuman the secret of how to kill ahiravan that when hanuman took the form as panchmukhi hanuman

    By Rakesh Maharaj at June 24, 2014 at 12:22 pm
  8. we are arranged solapur sri punchmukhi hanuman temple in maharastra hanuman suvarchala
    devi kalyanotsvam.almost people known hanuman unmarried. pls story in marathi

    By satyanarayan at February 8, 2014 at 3:55 pm
  9. where is hanuman temple with his wife ?

    By Udgita at July 22, 2013 at 11:11 am
  10. what was the gurudakshina given hanuman to lord surya

    By Mridul at June 24, 2013 at 11:44 am
  11. Is hanuman ji marrie or not in hindi

    By Nalinaksh at June 24, 2013 at 8:53 am
  12. Fake story – there is no pramaanaa for this. No authentic puranas talk about such a thing. People are making religious places into market places.

    By Narasimhan at June 11, 2013 at 5:51 pm
  13. only temple of lord hanuman and wife suvarchala

    By Digambari at June 4, 2013 at 7:08 pm
  14. Hello Dear,

    Please sent me the details that where you got this information. I mean please tell me the name of this “GRANTHA”

    By Vishal Sahu at May 17, 2013 at 1:24 pm
  15. anjaneya swami with his wife suvarchala devi story

    By Vishwajeet at May 13, 2013 at 8:45 am
  16. who was the guru of lord hanuman inhindi

    By Girindra at April 21, 2013 at 11:47 am
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    By Pakhi at March 11, 2013 at 7:46 pm
  18. yes mr .sundar is right lord hanuman is vayu putra what they have said it’s false information.

    By madhusudhan at February 8, 2013 at 1:46 pm
  19. very confusive till today I had a knowledge that Hanumanji is unmarried. Please give the name of books & writer where we can find the truth

    By Sunil Kumar Mishra at February 8, 2013 at 12:34 am
  20. But Hanuman Ji is the Vayu putra (Son of Vayu deva (Air)). However, the above story depicts him as Agni putra.
    Hanumanta just got the boon of “Immunity to fire” from Agni deva.

    By Sundar at February 7, 2013 at 5:35 pm
  21. is hanuman married? i Can’t belive.. till today i thought Hanuman not married.

    By Anjaneeya at January 19, 2013 at 3:17 pm
  22. please tell me where this temple is situtaed.

    By yogesh at May 23, 2012 at 12:27 pm
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    By ranganatha at April 6, 2012 at 4:09 pm