Lord Hanuman, also popularly known as Sankatmochan is one of the most revered deities in Hinduism. He is regarded to be an embodiment of devotion (Bhakti), service (Seva) and surrender (samarpan, egolessness). He is considered an incarnation of Lord Shiva. Lord Hanuman is known by various names such as Anjaneya, Anjani Putra, Bajarangabali, Mahaveer, Maruti, Pavanputra, etc. There are various Hanuman Mantras which are chanted by his devotees to gain his blessings. Lord Hanuman is also called the “Monkey God” in the west since he took birth in the head and body of a monkey. He is the son of the Wind god Vayu and is also the Senapati or Army chief of Lord Rama. Lord Hanuman played a major role in the very famous War of Lord Rama against the king of Lanka, Ravana as per Hindu epic Ramayana.
Furthermore, Lord Hanuman is worshipped across the country by several Hindus. He is known for his courage, strength, valor and agility. He is a man with great wisdom and is also considered to be an incarnation of Lord Shiva. Pavanputra Hanuman is the greatest devotee of Lord Rama and is a representation of dedication and devotion towards the Lord. Lord Hanuman carried Lord Rama and Lakshmana on his shoulders when they were searching for Sugreeva. This shows his strength as a devotee, who can do anything for his deity. He carried the Sanjeevi mountain which had medicinal plants on it with one hand to cure Lord Rama, Lakshmana and the Vaanara army who had fainted and were wounded in the war. As a result, Lord Hanuman is worshipped by his devotees for various results. It is said that no devotee returns empty handed from the abode of Lord Hanuman.
About Hanuman Mantras
Among various ways to please Lord Hanuman, one of them is to chant the Hanuman Mantras regularly. It is said that these mantras are very powerful and fulfill all the wishes of the devotees when chanted with utmost dedication. There are several types of Hanuman Mantras serving different purposes. Worshipping Lord Hanuman by chanting various Hanuman Mantras will help the devotees to receive the divine blessings of Lord Hanuman for success and prosperity. There are a number of Hanuman mantras that ensure a huge number of benefits for the devotees. Here’s are 5 powerful Hanuman Mantras with their meanings and benefits for good health, wealth, success and abundance in the lives of the devotees-
1. Hanuman Moola Mantra
“ॐ हनुमते नमः॥”
“Om Hanumate Namah॥”
All Hail Lord Hanuman
The Hanuman Moola Mantra is generally chanted to overcome long-standing problems and sufferings in life. It is also called a success mantra i.e. Karya Siddhi mantra. It is generally suggested that people facing issues in job promotion or progress in business should chant this mantra regularly to overcome the obstacles. Devotees should also chant this mantra for getting stamina, physical strength and power.
2. Hanuman Beej Mantra
“|| ॐ ऐं भ्रीम हनुमते,
श्री राम दूताय नम: ||”
“Aum Aeem Bhreem Hanumate
Shree Ram Dootaaya Namaha”
We plead to the divine Lord Hanuman, who is known to be the messenger and server of the Lord Rama.
As per Hindu Mythology, chanting the Hanuman Beej Mantra regularly is one of the most powerful ways to please Lord Hanuman and get his divine blessings. Hanuman mantras can also help in greater concentration towards work and better monetary gains. It is known to help in stabilising one’s mental health and bring in joy and happiness.
3. Hanuman Gayatri Mantra
“ॐ आञ्जनेयाय विद्महे वायुपुत्राय धीमहि।
तन्नो हनुमत् प्रचोदयात्॥”
“Om Anjaneyaya Vidmahe Vayuputraya Dhimahi।
Tanno Hanumat Prachodayat॥”
We pray to the divine son of Anjana and the son of the Wind God Vayu, may Lord Hanuman lead our mind towards knowledge and intellect.
This Mantra fills up the lives of the devotees with a lot of energy and enthusiasm. It protects the devotees from all kinds of dangers. It strengthens the devotee’s strength and courage to fight and gain victory over their enemies. Lord Hanuman is the embodiment of wit, loyalty, fearlessness and devotion. The Hanuman Gayatri mantra can also help the devotees correct their faulty personality traits through introspection. It is an extraordinary mantra that soothes one’s soul and provides peace of mind.
4. Anjaneya Mantra
“ॐ श्री वज्रदेहाय रामभक्ताय वायुपुत्राय नमोsस्तुते ।”
“Om Shree Vajradehaya Ramabhakthaya Vayuputhraya Namosthuthe”
Salutations to the divine one whose body is tough and strong. He is the son of the Lord of wind and the greatest devotee of Lord Rama. To Pavanputra Lord Hanuman, I bow down always.
This mantra is often chanted by the devotees for success and removal of obstacles. It also helps in bringing the devotees out of depression or anxiety and giving them a better space of hope and light. Students who are preparing for various exams and people waiting for promotions since a long time should definitely chant this mantra daily. Devotees should start chanting this mantra on Thursdays and chant it 11 times in the morning, without fail.
5. Manojavam Maarutatulyavegam Mantra
“मनोजवम् मारुततुल्यवेगम् जितेन्द्रियम् बुद्धिमताम् वरिष्ठम्।
वातात्मजम् वानरयूथमुख्यम् श्रीरामदूतम् शरणम् प्रपद्ये॥”
“Manojavam Marutatulyavegam Jitendriyam Buddhimatam Varishtham।
Vatatmajam Vanarayuthamukhyam Shriramadutam Sharanam Prapadye॥”
This mantra means that I take refuge in Lord Hanuman, the one, who is as swift a leopard and as fast as wind. He is the master of all senses. I urge him to give me excellence, strength, intellect, and wisdom. He is the son of the wind god and chief of all the Vanaars. Hence, to that Messenger of Lord Rama, I take refuge in him, by bowing down before him.
Chanting this mantra regularly helps in getting relief from chronic pain and overcoming acute diseases. It brings in a positive energy in the surrounding when chanted regularly. These Hanuman Mantras also have a soothing effect on the mind and help in calming down the mind when we overthink a lot. This mantra also brings in financial stability, wealth and prosperity in the lives of the devotees.
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