Hanuman Jayanti 2018: Know The Different Names Of Lord Hanuman

| March 31 , 2018 , 13:32 IST

Devotees of Lord Hanuman across the nation celebrated Hanuman Jayanti on Saturday to commemorate the birth of Hanuman. It falls on the 15th day of Shukla Paksha in the month of Chaitra.

Lord Hanuman is associated with bravery, honesty, loyalty, and valour of the highest order. Lord Hanuman also represents wisdom and intellect, along with friendship and love. He is the epitome of devotion and dedication in Hindu mythology. It is because of these qualities that he is one of the most favourite gods among the Hindu practices.

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According to mythology, he is the incarnation of Lord Shiva. Lord Hanuman observed celibacy throughout his life. He dedicated his entire life to the service of Lord Ram. Many worship Lord Hanuman to attain knowledge, mental peace and strength to fight the daily battle.

On this holy occasion of Hanuman Jayanti, We Bring You The list Of different names Of Lord Hanuman-

  1. Maruti: Son of Marut (wind god)
  2. Anjaneya: Son of Anjana
  3. Bajrangbali: One whose limbs have the strength and the power of lighting
  4. Deenabandhave: He was considered as the ‘defender of the oppressed'
  5. Chiranjeevi: As per beliefs, he was an immortal person
  6. Ramabhakta: As he was ‘devoted to Rama’.
  7. Sarvamayavibhanjana: The name Sarvamayavibhanjana means ‘the destroyer of all illusions’.
  8. Pawan Putra: As per believes he was known as the son of Wind God
  9. Kesari Nandan: Based on his father, which means "son of Kesri"
  10. Mahavir: The bravest among all