Celebrating the auspicious festival of Hanuman Jayanti on Tuesday, several Bollywood celebrities took to their social media handles and extended warm wishes to their fans.
Actor Kartik Aaryan took to his Instagram account and shared a graphic of Lord Hanuman carrying an oxygen cylinder in his hand while flying. He captioned the post as “This is for all the covid warriors risking their own lives to save others. Jai Bajrang Bali.”
Varun Dhawan also shared an image of Lord Hanuman along with the caption, “#hanumanjayanti. Jai Hanuman gyaan gun sagar. Jai Kapees tihu lok ujagar.”
Anupam Kher too extended warm wishes to his fans on Twitter and wrote, “Prabhu sankat mochan ji ki kripa aap tatha pariwaar par bani rahe, swasth aur deerghayu ho evum sukh samridhi ho yahi prarthna hai. Shri hanuman jayanti ki haardik subhkamnaye.”
Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar wished her followers on Twitter on the auspicious occasion and wrote, “Namaskar. Aap sab ko Hanuman jayanti ki bahut shubh kaamanaayein. Sankat Mochan Hanuman ji se prarthana hai ki wo is mahamari ke sankat se saare vishwa ko mukt kar dein.”
Bollywood rapper Badshan shared a short clip of Lord Hanuman with the rap section from the song ‘Selfie Le Le re’ playing in the background. In the caption, he wrote Jai jai jai hanuman.”
Hanuman Jayanti is celebrated annually to commemorate the birth of Lord Hanuman. The festival is celebrated on the 15th day of the Shukla Paksha, during the month of Chaitra.
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Hanuman Chalisa for Hanuman Jayanti
Hanuman Chalisa Mantra
“Shrii-Guru Carann Saroja-Raja,
Barannau Raghu-Bara Bimala Yasha,
Jo Daayaka Phala-Caara “
Meaning: I clean my mind with the help of the dust of the lotus like feet of Sri Gurudeva. I describe the Sacred Glory of Sri Rama Chandra, who bestows the Four Fruits of Life (Dharma, Artha, Kama and Moksha).
“Buddhi-Hiina Tanu Jaanike,
Sumirau Pavan Kumaar
Bala Buddhi-Vidyaa Dehu Mohi,
Harahu Kalesha Vikaar “
Meaning: O Pavan Puthra, I meditate on you, please consider me as I am ignorant. Bestow on me Strength, Wisdom and Knowledge, and Remove my Afflictions and Blemishes.
Jnaan Gunn Saagar
Tihu-Lok Ujaagar “
Meaning: Victory to You, O Hanuman. You are the Ocean of Wisdom and Virtue. Victory to the king of the monkeys and the enlightener of the three Worlds.
“Raama-Duut Atulit Bala-Dhaamaa
Anjani-Putra Pavan-Sut Naamaa “
Meaning: O Lord, you are the Messenger of Sri Rama possessing incalculable Strength. You are known as Anjani-Putra (son of Anjani) and Pavana-Suta (son of Pavana, the wind-god).
“Mahaa-biir Bikrama Bajarangii
Kumati Nivaar Sumati Ke Sangii “
Meaning: O Lord, you are a great hero who is extremely valiant and have a strong body as that of a thunderbolt. You are the dispeller of evil thoughts and companion of Good Sense and Wisdom.
“Kancan Barann Biraaj Subeshaa
Kaanan Kunddala Kuncita Keshaa “
Meaning: You possess a Golden Hue, and you are Neatly Dressed, You wear Ear-Rings and have beautiful Curly Hair.
“Haath Bajra Au Dhvajaa Biraajai
Kaandhe Muuj Janeuu Saajai “
Meaning: You are the one who holds both the Thunderbolt and the Flag in your Hands. You also wear the Sacred Thread across your Shoulder.
Teja Prataap Mahaa Jag-Vandan “
Meaning: O Lord, you are the incarnation of Lord Shiva and son of Kesari, who has been adored by the whole world because of your power and bravery.
“Vidyaavaan Gunnii Ati Caatur
Raam Kaaj Karibe Ko Aatur “
Meaning: You are the one who is extremely intelligent, virtuous, and scholar. You are always ready to serve Sri Ram
“Prabhu Caritra Sunibe Ko Rasiyaa
Raamalassann Siitaa Man Basiyaa “
Meaning: You are delighted when the glories of Sri Ram are played. You have Sri Rama, Sri Lakshmana, and Devi Sita Dwelling in your Heart.
“Suukssma Ruupadhari Siyahi Dikhaavaa
Vikatt Ruup Dhari Lamka Jaraavaa “
Meaning: In the Diminutive Form, you appeared before Sita Devi and you also assumed the awesome form to burn Lanka.
“Bhiim Ruup Dhari Asur Samhaare
Raamacandra Ke Kaaj Samvaare “
Meaning: Assuming the gigantic form, you destroyed the Demons of Lanka, thereby accomplishing the task bestowed on Him by Sri Ram.
“Laal Deha Laaleel-Se,
Vajra Deha Daanava Dalan,
Jai Jai Jai Kapi-Soor “
Meaning: We pray to the red-colored one, whose entire body is red, and is decorated with red-colored sindoor. We pray to the one draped with a red-colored loin-cloth. We pray to the one whose body is firm and strong like the vajra. We pray to the destroyer of demons. We bow in praise again and again to the supreme among Gods, Lord Hanuman.