Hanuman Jayanti 2018: The birth of Lord Hanuman and Celebrations in India
Hanuman Jayanti , the birthday of Lord Hanuman will be celebrated all over the India on 31st March 2018. Every year this festival is celebrated on the 15 day of shukla paksha that is chaitra month of March or April, the full moon day according to Hindu calendar.
It is rightly said Lord Hanuman is still present in this kal yug (machine age) to protect us from all negative and evil powers in the nature. Even worshipping Hanuman eradicates evil impacts of Shani Sadesati in natives Horoscope.
Celebration of Hanuman Jayanti begins early in the morning with rich favor among Indians as throughout the day by chanting Hanuman Chalisa, Sankat Mochan Hanuman Aashtak, Bajrang Bann, Hanuman Aarti and even Ramayana.
Boondi sweets are distributed as Mahaprasad and food is also served to needy and poor people to mark this auspicious day.
All the Hanuman temples in India will be decorated with flowers, saffron flags and Lord Hanuman will be worshipped with great devotions. Devotees plan mahapuja followed by Rudra Abhishek of Lord Hanuman.
The significance of applying red vermillion with jasmine oil to Lord Hanuman idol followed by ladoos, coconut, fruits, and lamps makes this day more auspicious.
Lord Hanuman is considered as param bhakt also known as very rich devotee of Lord Rama and Mother Sita. No doubt whenever Lord Ram is chanted, Hanuman is present there itself as Lord Hanuman is considered as symbol of power and strength in Hindu Mythology.
Famous Hanuman temples which devotees can visit to mark the Hanuman Jayanti celebrations in India are Hanumangadhi Temple in Ayodhya ,Balaji Hanuman temple and Salasar Temple in Rajasthan.
Chant this famous lines from Hanuman chalisa and get rid of all the sufferings in your life
“Nase rog harai sab peera
Japat nirantar Hanumant beera
Sankat se Hanuman chudavai
Man Karam Vachan dyan jo lavai’’
Wish you all a Very Happy and Prosperous Hanuman Jayanti