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Famous Hanuman Temples in Tamilnadu

Famous Hanuman Temples in Tamilnadu

Famous Hanuman Temples in Tamilnadu

Lord Hanuman is considered as the loyal Devotee of Lord Rama and has got a significant role in hindu epics, puranas and literatures with his strong characteristics that adds power to the plot. Mostly being mentioned in the epic Ramayana and Mahabharata, Lord Hanuman is the game changer of the whole epic.

On the other hand Lord Hanuman is believed to be the avatar of Lord Shiva. He was born as the son of Lord Vayu kesari and ma anjana, hence he is known by the name anjani putra and vayu putra. He is considered immortal. He is the Hindu God known for love, compassion, devotion, loyalty, intelligence, strength, courage , perseverance. He is one of the most important deities worshipped in Hinduism.

Benefits of worshiping lord Hanuman:

Worshiping Lord Hanuman wholeheartedly provides us with immeasurable boons and blessings.

  • Boost the confidence level of an individual.
  • Succeed in examinations beneficial results.
  • Overcome health issues and provide longevity in life.
  • Reduce the ill effects of Shani dasha as per astrology.
  • Overcome bad habits, confidence and a stable mind.
  • Stay disciplined and achieve great heights in both life and career as a whole.
  • Mental and psychological problems can be cured by providing peace of mind.
  • Solution for debt problems.
  • Marriage problems and issues can be solved by worshipping him wholeheartedly.

Famous Hanuman temples in Coimbatore Region:

1.Ashtamsa Sri Varada Hanuman Temple:

This is about 500 years old temple located in Coimbatore Peelamedu area. The idol of this Anjaneyar is made up of salagrama stone which makes it stand unique for about 8 feet tall.
This Hanuman Deity ensures devotees safety and welfare with his right hand abhaya mudra Club holding on left hand destroys pride, arrogance, anger, jealousy, greed, enemies, ects.
He has got an unusual gomukhi structure with shiva lingam and the deity facing west direction ensures health and cures every disease.(as it symbolizes facing sanjeevi herbal hills).
His legs facing south, the direction of Yama(god of death),provides us with the longevity of life.
Goddess Lakshmi blesses us from his right palm.
His tail faces north the direction which is ruled by Kubera known for wealth as it can be viewed fully.
Offerings:
During Tamil New Year 10,008 fruits offerings were made.
During Puratasi Month vada garland, chenduram, swarnamayam,muthangi sevai is offered on saturdays.
Best days to visit:
Saturdays
Puratasi Month, Vaikunta ekadasi.
Hanuman Jayanthi, Rama navami.
Temple Timings:
From Monday to Sunday
Morning: 7.30 am to 12.00 pm
Evening: 5.30 pm to 8.30 pm
Location:
Sri Ashtamsa Varadha Anjaneyar temple

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2. Sri Anuvavi Anjaneya temple:

 

 

This is a historical place where the term Hanu means anjaneya and vavi means a water resource. Hence the temple got its name from the legend where a water resource which was created for lord hanuman. The hills present here are also known as hanumakumaran malai. Even though the main deity of this place is lord Murugan, It is mainly famous for the presence of Lord Hanuman. A nandhavanam is also located in this place known as Sri Anuvavi anjaneyar nandhavanam located in the area of Periya Thadagam. The 48 feet tall Hanuman Statue is the main speciality of this place.
Temple History:
While passing through this temple carrying the sanjeevini hills, Lord Hanuman felt very thirsty and prayed to Lord Muruga here to provide water. As a result Lord Murugan pierced the mountain with his divine sphere that created a water source which sprang up and flowed as a river. And we can see the fountain made is still present here which is now collected and offered as prasadam to the devotees who come here. It is also known as kanasunai.
Offerings:
Unmarried facing struggles in marriage provides mangal sutra and vasthra as offerings to ensure the boon of marriage
Temple Timings:
From Monday to Sunday
Morning: 6.00 am to 11.00 am
Evening: 5.00 pm to 8.00 pm
Location:
Sri Anuvavi Anjaneyar Nandhavanam

3. Arulmigu Jayamangala Anjaneyar Temple:

This historical Temple is about 700 to 1000 years old which is situated at Idugampalayam village, that is 5 kilometer from Sirumugai of coimbatore district. It is also known as Sri Anumandharaya swamy temple.
This temple has got the speciality of all the three contents namely murthi, thalam, theertham.The statue of the deity is 6 and half feet tall carved on 8 feet rock. Unlike other temples this hanuman deity has got yadur mukhi pose which gives the full view of the Lord’s entire face. His right hand contains a sudarshana chakra and the left hand holds sowgandhika flower along with a bell in his tail.It is made
Offerings:
Rice is offered to this temple and one who worships him can get rid of navagraha doshas and provide the boon of child progeny.
Temple History:
It was believed that the temple was built during the Vijayanagar empire and worshiped prior palayakars, nayakars and mysore maharajas with some historical evidence. The inscriptions got from this temple denotes kali 4404 and believed to be originated during 13th century as the other shrines in the temple has got fish symbol(pandya dynasty) in its carvings
Temple Timings:
From Monday to Saturday- 5.00 am to 9.00 pm
On Sunday- 5.00 am to 12.00 pm
Location:
Arulmigu Anumantharaaya Swamy Jaya Mangala Anjaneyar Temple

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4. Shri Panchamuga Hanuman Temple:

This peculiar temple is located in Navavoor pirivu, maruthamalai road, coimbatore, which is believed to be constructed in the 21st century. This has got a unique construction style. The Deity is made of black stone shirpa statue of 11 feet in standing position majestically along with panchamukha face such as; Sri vargar, sri narasimhar, sri hayagreevar, sri garudar and sri hanuman. This temple also have the separate shrines for rpathyangara devi,navagrahas with their consorts and lord subramanya.This temple maintains a separate cosala for cows in which the visitors can offer agathi keerai to this holy cows in order to reduce their past sins and karma.
Best days to visit:
Full moon and New Moon Days
Ashtami poojas
Saturdays
Temple Timings:
From Monday to Sunday: 5.00 am to 9.00 pm
Location:
Shri Panchamuga Anjaneyar Temple

5. Paaltrangarai Anjaneyar Temple:

This temple is situated in the foothills of govinda and thadakachi hills famous for sage vishwamitra. Shanmugapuram is believed to be the place where lord Hanuman placed his foot prints, hence a 9 to 10 feet tall statue was made for him from the rocks of Palar river.
Temple History:
As per history and legends,It is believed that this was originated where Lord Hanuman sat and rested on this suyambu rock after returning from Sri Lanka where Ma Sita Devi was abducted by Ravana. During the period of Cholas, this swayambhu was discovered and a small temple was built in an honor to the devotion of Lord Hanuman named as Kshetra Sri Veera Anjaneya Swami. This was built with the swayambhu idol of hanuman about 500 to 600 year ago and it is believed to be one among 729 hanuman statues created by saint vyasaraja, the Vijayanagara empire’s raja guru. The idol of hanuman is depicted as facing sri lanka.
Significance:
People worship this hanman to fulfill desires like getting married, child welfare, relief from debts, overcoming fear and overall health.
Best days to visit:
Full moon days of tamil month Aadi and Thai
Saturdays of Puratasi
Vaikunta ekadasi and other festive days.
Temple Timings:
From Monday to Sunday: 5.00 am to 9.00 pm
Location:
Shanmugapuram,aliyar dam road, pollachi.

6.Namakkal Anjaneyar Temple:

The temple was built with tamil architecture style followed by the aghaman called Sri vaikhanasam. The height of this Lord Hanuman idol is 18 feet tall. This temple is located in namakkal district which is a famous and special historical temple.
Temple History:
When Goddess Lakshmi was doing certains penance rituals at this place, she saw Lord Hanuman carrying a saligrama stone made images in his hands and requested to get the view of Lord Vishnu in narasimha form. Hence lord hanuman handovered the saligrama and asked her to holds until he returns back. When lakshmi place it here it outgrew into a huge mountain before hanuman returns. Lord Narasimha appeared before both of them and took an adobe here. Hence the hanuman temple was located with a standing position facing the lord narasimha temple at the foothills.
Best Days to Visit:
Daily 4 rituals
15 days of panguni uthiram festival.
Temple Timings:
From Monday to Sunday
Morning: 6.30 am to 01.30 pm
Evening: 4.30 pm to 8.30 pm
Location:
Namakkal Sree Anjaneyar Temple

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7.Arulmigu Anumandaeswar Temple:

This Hanuman temple is located in Perur area of coimbatore which has got its historical representations.This deity idols is also one among idols made by vyasaraja the rajaguru krishnadevaraya vijayanagara empire and one of the old ancient hanuman temple.
Temple History:
This hanuman temple was built by a king called musukundan about 1000 years ago beside the shore of Noyyal river in perur. The inscriptions of this were still found in the perur temple.This hanuman in the temple has got 8 special features; Right hand bestows welfare, holds lotus flowers in the left hand indicating the aspect of destroying evil enemies,east faced deity to cure all diseases, north facing foot to remove the fear of death and reduce the defects of planets navagrahas,, fierceful face appearance, bright looking powerful eyes and blessings of goddess lakshmi
Offerings:
Garland made of betel leaves, lemons,tulsi leaves and vada.
Best Days to Visit:
Hanuman jayanthi
Temple Timings:
From Monday to Sunday
Morning: 6.00 am to 1.00 pm
Evening: 4.00 pm to 8.30 pm
Location:
Arulmigu Anumandaeswara Temple

8.Sri Guru Hanuman Temple:

Lord Guru hanuman of this temple is depicted in a sitting position over his tail chair, unlike other common hanuman temple and it is considered as one and only guru hanuman temple in the world. The Hanuman idol is very unique which has got the blessing of Kanchi maha periyava along with Hayagreeva statue and his blessings. Various rituals, homam, poojas and festivals are performed here.
Offerings:
Betel leaves garland, tulsi mala
Best days to visit:
Saturdays
Hanuman jayanthi
Temple Timings:
From Monday to Sunday- 5.00am to 11.am
Location:
Sri Guru Hanuman Temple

9. Sri Kubera Anjaneyar Temple:

 

 

This kubera Anjaneyar temple is located on the main of thudiyalur in coimbatore. This statue of hanuman is depicted in a standing position by carrying the sanjeevi hills in one arm and his weapon gadha in the other hand.
Best days to visit:
Thursday
Saturday
Rama navami
Hanuman jayanthi
Temple timing:
No specific timing as it is an open space hanuman temple visible all the time.
Location:
Sri Kubera Aanjaneyar Temple

10.Sri Anjaneya Temple:

This temple is located in Echanari region, which was built around 500 to 1000 years ago in the period of King Krishnadevaraya vijayanagara empire. This temple is also known as panchamuga hanuman temple and a popular tourist spot. This deity is made up of 18 feet tall statue in a single rock. This is managed by a trust. This hanuman statue is depicted in a form of chanting rama nama.
Best time to visit:
From the month october to february
Hanuman birthday (hanuman jayanti)
Temple Timing:
From Monday to Sunday:5.00 am to 9.00 pm
Location:
Anjaneyar Temple

Sanjeevaraya Hanuman Temple:

The ancestral Hanuman temple which is privately owned is about 270 + years old which is maintained by sanjeevarayar’s generation and members of the family.

 

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