New Delhi | Jagran Lifestyle Desk: In Hinduism, the supreme devotee of Lord Rama, Hanuman is considered as a trouble-breaker. It is believed that as soon as the name of Hanuman is recited, all the problems are removed and the devotees feel fearless. The demonic powers also disappear with his name.

Hanuman's birth anniversary is celebrated across the country as Hanuman Jayanti, today. It is believed that Shree Hanuman was born from the womb of Mata Anjana as the 11th incarnation of Shiva. There is a special recognition of Hanuman Jayanti in Hinduism. Hindus believe Shree Hanuman to be the most powerful.

According to the Hindu calendar, Hanuman Jayanti is celebrated on Chaitra Shukla Poornima. According to the Gregorian calendar, Hanuman Jayanti falls in the month of March or April every year. The devotees of Hanuman are celebrating the Hanuman Jayanti today. The devotees celebrate Hanuman Jayanti on different days in the year according to their beliefs. However, Hanuman Jayanti celebrated on the day of Chaitra Shukla Purnima is more popular in North India.

Hanuman Jayanti date and auspicious time

Date of Hanuman Jayanti: 8 April 2020

Full Moon Date Start: 7 April from 12:01 pm

Full moon date ends: 8 April till 8:40 am

In view of the coronavirus outbreak, this year, the religious ceremonies organised at various temples dedicated to Shri Hanuman were cancelled. However, you can still watch the Live Arti of Hanuman in the temples through their Facebook and YouTube pages or official websites.

Here is a list of temples of Shri Hanuman, where you can watch the Live Arti program:

Prachin Shri Hanuman Mandir at (

Salangpur Hanuman Mandir:

Sankat Mochan Mandir, Varanasi

Ulte Hanumanji ka Mandir, Indore

Hanuman Dhara Mandir, Chitrakoot

Hanuman Mandir, Allahabad

Hanuman Gadhi Mandir, Prayagraj

Posted By: Talib Khan