There is a famous temple dedicated for Lord Hanuman located in Ashok Nagar, a well-known locality in Chennai, the capital city of Tamil Nadu, India. This temple was built recently, however, it has become very popular in the city. Lord Hanuman, the greatest devotee of Lord Rama, is also called as Anjaneya. There are very few temples in Chennai dedicated solely to Lord Hanuman. Ashok Nagar Hanuman temple has become one of those few popular temples of Chennai city dedicated to Lord Hanuman.
Devotees visit this temple to seek fulfillment of the following:-
- For wealth
- For longevity
- For cure from diseases
- For timely marriages
Mano Javam , Maruda Thulya Vegam, Jithendriyam Buddhi Matham Varishtam, Vatha Atmajam Vanara Yudha Mukhyam, Sree Rama Dootham Sirasa Namami
Meaning -I bow my head to salute Rama's messenger, who has won over His mind, who is as fast as the wind, who has mastered his organs, who is the most knowledgeable, who is the wind God's son, and who leads as the chief in the army of monkeys.
Anjaneya Madhi Paatalaananam, Kanjanaadri Kamaneeya Vigraham, Paarijatha Tharu Moola Vaasinam, Bhaavayami Bhava mana Nandanam
Meaning -I bow before the wind God's darling son, Anjana's son, the great killer of ogres, who is handsome and like a golden mountain, who lives near Parijatha tree's roots.
Divya Mangala Dehaaya Peethambara Dharayacha Thaptha Kanchana Varnaaya Mangalam Shri Hanumathey
Meaning -Oh Lord Hanuman who has a mystical form, who adorns a silk garment in yellow and who looks similar to molten gold, let thy be auspiciousness.
Anjana Nandanam Veeram Janaki Soka Naasanam, Kapeesa Maksha Hantharam, Vandhe Lanka Bhayankaram
Meaning -We salute Lanka's horror, Anjana's brave son, who ended Sita's sorrows, the ruler of monkeys and the one who killed Aksha, Ravana's son.
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