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Four Facts about Lord Hanuman

Did you knew that Lord Hanuman was incarnation of Lord Shiva and many more facts. So in today’s article we would discuss more about Lord Hanuman. So keep reading further.

Lord Hanuman was a devotee of Lord Rama and is one of the central chracters in the epic Ramayana. Lord Hanuman was born to Anjana and Kesari and according to some stories, he is the son of the Lord of Wind, Vayu. Lord Hanuman is known by several names, some of them are: Maruti, Mangalmurti and Pawanputara. Also, Tuesday and Saturday are the main days for Hanuman worship.


Lord Hanuman
Pawanputra Lord Hanuman

Today, we would discuss the following:

  • Facts about Lord Hanuman
  • Mantra to worship Lord Hanuman
  • Major temples dedicated to Lord Hanuman

So, these are the important facts about Lord Hanuman that eeveryone should know:

  • Lord Hanuman is incarnation of Lord Shiva.
  • Lord Hanuman had a son, named Makardhwaja.
  • As per source “Lumimg”, Lord Hanuman also wrote his version of Ramayana.
  • There are 108 names of Lord Hanuman in Sanskrit.

Guys, these were the four facts about Lord Hanuman that you should know. Now, in order worship Lord Hanuman, one should chant Hanuman Chalisa atleast once. You can find a PDF copy of Hanuman Mantra here.

If we talk about the major temples dedicated to Lord Hanuman, Jakhu Temple in Shimla is the temple where we worship the 33 metre tall idol of Lord Hanuman. Apart from that one can also visit Hanuman Dhara temple, which features a panchmukhi statue of Hanuman located in Chitrakoot in Madhya Pradesh, India.

So, these were some of the main temples where Lord Hanuman is worshipped.

Thanks for reading guys, stay tuned for more information on Hinduism in future articles.

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