Navavatara of Hanuman | 9 incarnations of Lord Hanuman

Navavatara Hanuman

Navavatara of Hanuman are the 9 incarnations of Lord Hanuman. ‘Avatara’ is a form in which the Lord blesses his devotee. Anjaneya Swamy blessed his devotees in nine various forms. Navavatara of Hanuman begins with Prasanna Anjaneya Swamy and ends with Vanarakara Hanuman. Here is the nine incarnations (forms) of Hanuman  1. Prasanna Anjaneya Swamy […]

Hanuman Vratham 2017

Hanuman Vratham

Hanuman Vratam is observed on Margashirsh Shukla Trayodasi. As per Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka, Maharashtra and Gujarat it falls on Margashira Shudda Trayodashi. This vrata is observed for good health and prosperity. In 2017, Hanuman Vratham date is December 1. During Hanumath vratam, Lord Hanuman is worshipped with Shodashopachar puja. Hanuman vrat katha is recited in […]

Veera Hanuman (Veera Anjaneya Swamy)

Veera Anjaneya Swamy (Veera Hanuman) is the second incarnation of Hanuman’s Navavatara (9 forms). This form holds Gadha (mace) with an expression of ready-to-battle. This Hanuman Avatara appears with Abhaya Mudra, but holds the mace pointing upwards and always in the position to punish the evil. Since this form expresses the strength and valor of Hanuman, it is […]

Prasanna Anjaneya Swamy, Hanuman’s 1st of 9 incarnations

Prasanna Anjaneya Swamy (Abhaya Anjaneya Swamy, Karyasiddhi Hanuman) is the first incarnation of Hanuman’s Navavatara (9 forms). This incarnation has hands, one showing the Abhaya Mudra, the gesture of raised palm as protection, while the second hand is holding the mace down on earth. His face is very peaceful. His tail is generally upwards, sometimes down. He […]

Best days for Hanuman Puja (Nakshatras & Tithis)

Hanuman Vratham

Here is the list of best days & Nakshatrams for Hanuman Puja in each month. In Chaitra Month, Pushya Nakshatra is the auspicious Nakshatra for Hanuman Puja. Like that, there are 12 Nakshatrams that are highly meritorious for Hanuman Puja in each month. The list of auspicious Nakshatras & Tithis in each month… Chaitra Month […]

Hanuman Vratham Puja Procedure: Hanumath Vrata Vidhanam

Navavatara Hanuman

Hanuman vratham is observed on Margasira Shukla Trayodashi. During Hanuman vratham, Lord Ganapati is worshipped before proceeding for Hanuman puja. In 2016, Hanumath Vratam date is December 12. Here is the Hanuman vratam puja procedure: In a sanctified puja mandapam, Lord Ganapati and Anjaneya idols are placed. The puja mandapam is decorated similarly to other […]

Telugu – Karyasiddhi Hanuman Mahatmyam

Here is Karyasiddhi Hanuman Mahatmyam in Telugu. కార్యసిద్ధి హనుమంతుడు… శ్రీమద్రామాయణంలో సుందరకాండ ఐదవది. సుందరకాండము పారాయణము చేసినవారికి అనుకొన్న పనులు నెరవేరి కార్యసిద్ధి కలుగుతుంది. సుందరకాండంలో హనుమంతుడు శతయోజన విస్తీర్ణం గల సముద్రమును ఆధారంలేని ఆకాశమార్గంలో పయనించి, ఆటంకాలను ఎదుర్కొని లంకాపట్టణములో ఒంటరిగా ప్రవేశించాడు. లంకలో అన్నిచోట్ల సీతను అన్వేషించి, అశోకవానములో శింశుపావృక్షమూలమున దీనస్థితిలో ఉన్న సీతను కనుకొన్నాడు. తల బలప్రాక్రమములను శత్రువులకు తెలియజేయుటకు వనములను, ఉద్యానవనములను, ప్రాసాదములను ధ్వంసం చేసాడు. అక్షకుమారుడులాంటి రాక్షస వీరులను […]

Panchamukha Hanuman | Origin of Panchamukha Anjaneya Swamy

Panchamukha Hanuman

Panchamukha Hanuman or Lord Panchamukha Anjaneyaswamy is the Lord Hanuman who appears with five faces. The origin and the legend of Panchamukha Hanuman are given here in this article. The origin of Sri Panchamukha Anjaneya can be traced to a story in the Ramayana. During the Ramayana war (the war between Lord Rama and Ravana), […]

Hanuman Jayanti 2015

Hanuman Vratham

Hanuman Jayanti 2015, Hanuman Jayanti 2015 date, when is Hanuman Jayanti in 2015? Hanuman Jayanti (Hanumath Jayanti) is celebrated to commemorate the birth of Lord Hanuman. It is celebrated on Chaitra Purnima, the 15th day of the Shukla Paksha of Chaitra Month, in Hindu calendar. In 2015, Hanuman Jayanti date is April 4. Hanuman is […]

Hanuman Puja Stotra, Mantra or Slokas to chant during Hanuman Puja

Hanuman puja mainly observed during Hanuman jayanthi and Hanuman vratam. Hanuman Chalisa, Hanuman Astakam and Hanumath stotram are important mantras recited or chanted during the puja. Here is a collection of Hanuman prayers: Hanuman Chalisa: Hanuman Chalisa is a 40-verse prayer composed by Sant Tulsidas. It is the popular prayer offered to Lord Hanuman. Here […]

Hanuman Vratham 2014

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Hanuman Vratham 2014, Hanuman Vratham 2014 date, Hanumath Vratham, Hanumad Vratham 2014 date. In 2014, Hanuman Vratham date is December 4. Hanuman Vratham is an auspicious day to observe Hanuman Puja (other than Hanuman Jayanti). It falls on Shukla Paksha Trayodasi in Margashira Masam as per Telugu & Kannada calendars. It is mainly observed on […]

Legend of Hanumath Kalyanam, Why Lord Hanuman married Suvarchala

Suvarchala Sahitha Hanuman - Hanuman Marriage

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 […]

Why we apply Sindoor to Lord Hanuman, Importance of Hanuman Puja with Sindoor

We see in almost all Hanuman temples that the idol of Hanumanji covered or coated with orange colour sindoor. What is the legend associated with applying sindoor to Hanuman and what is the importance of sindoor in Hanuman puja? Here you can know it. One day Sita mata was wearing a red powder in the […]

Hanuman beer in Colorado, Hindus urge to withdraw it

Upset Hindus have urged Lafayette (Colorado, USA) based Odd13 Brewing, Inc., to apologize and withdraw its “Hanuman” beer, calling it highly inappropriate. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that inappropriate usage of Hindu deities or concepts or symbols for commercial or other agenda was not okay as it […]

Hanuman Jayanti 2016

Hanuman Jayanti 2016, Hanuman Jayanti 2016 date, when is Hanuman Jayanti in 2016? Hanuman Jayanti is celebrated as the birthday of Lord Hanuman. It is falls on Chaitra Purnima, 15th day in Shukla Paksha of Chaitra Month, as per Hindu calendar. In 2016, Hanuman Jayanti date is April 22. Hanuman is also referred as ‘Sri Ramadoota’ or […]

Hanuman Jayanti 2014, Hanuman Jayanthi, Hanuman Vijayotsavam in 2014

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Hanuman Jayanti 2014, Hanuman Jayanti 2014 date, when is Hanuman Jayanti in 2014? Hanuman Jayanti Puja in 2014, Hanuman Jayanti Upvaas, Hanuman Jayanti vrat in 2014. Hanuman Jayanti is the birthday of Lord Hanuman celebrated on Chaitra Purnima or the Full Moon day in Chaitra month in many parts of North Indian states. In 2014, Hanuman […]

Hanuman Vratham, 14 December 2013

Hanuman Vratham

December 14, 2013, Today is Hanuman Vratham. Hanuman Vratham is an auspicious day to observe Hanuman Puja (other than Hanuman Jayanti). It falls on Shukla Paksha Trayodasi in Margashira Masam as per Telugu & Kannada calendars. It is mainly observed on Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka. The main objective of performing Hanuman Vratham is the good health […]

Lord Sri Ram hugging Hanuman: Image

Hanumanji huggung Ram FB

Here is the image of Lord Sri Ram hugging Lord Hanuman. As we all know, Hanuman is also known as Sri Ramadootha. He is one of the greatest devotees of Rama. The image describes how affectionate Rama was towards Hanuman. Hanuman also believed that ‘Ramanama’ is mightier than ‘Rama’..

Karmanghat Hanuman Temple, Hyderabad

Karmanghat Hanuman Temple

Karmanghat Hanuman Temple is a famous Anjaneya Swamy Temple in Hyderabad. It is one of the oldest temples in twin cities of Hyderabad and Secunderabad, Andhra Pradesh. The origin and the history of Karmanghat Hanuman Temple dates back to the 12th century. This temple was built by the Kakatiya king Prataparudra II in 1143 AD. […]