Top 15 Most Famous Temples of Lord Hanuman in India

Lord Hanuman is a reincarnation of Lord Shiva and ardent devotee of Lord Rama, seventh avatar of the God Vishnu. Hanuman ji also called as monkey god is also worshiped by villagers as a guardian and there are numerous temples for Hanuman and statue are installed in India.

Paritala Anjaneya is the tallest statue of Lord Hanuman in India and Jakhu temple is one of the most famous temple Lord Hanuman in India along with Namakkal Anjaneyar Temple,Maruti Temple at Panaji, Sankat Mochan Hanuman Temple kashi,Sankat Mochan Shri Hanuman Mandir of  Phillaur,Ragigudda Anjaneya temple,Bhaktha Anjaneyar,Ashtamsa Varadha Anjaneyar Temple, Ultey Hanuman ji Mandir Indore,Girijabandh Hanuman Mandir in Ratanpur,Prasanna Anjaneya Temple Bangalore, Panchmukh Aanjanayar Swami Ji Kumbhkonam, Chamatkarik Hanumanji Madhya Pradesh and Paritala Anjaneya Temple.

Sankat Mochan Hanuman Temple, Varanasi


Sankat Mochan Hanuman Temple situated by the Assi river is the most sacred temples of the God Hanuman in India, located in the city of Varanasi. The temple visited by thousands of Lord Rama and Hanuman devotees.

Jakhoo Temple, Himachal Pradesh

Hanuman Murti-Shimla

The Jakhoo Temple of Shimla is the most famous temple dedicated to monkey god Lord Hanuman, situated on Jakhoo Hill. Jakhoo Temple also has one of the giant 108 feet tall statue of Lord Hanuman at the highest altitude of over 8100 feet.

Mahavir Mandir, Patna


Mahavir Mandir of Patna is one of the holiest temple of Lord Hanuman in India and second most visited religious shrine in North India. The Mahavir Mandir is visited by thousands of pilgrims and second richest temple trust in North India.

Shri Hanuman Temple, Jamnagar


Shri Bala Hanuman Temple of Jamnagar is very famous dedicated to the Lord Hanuman in India and also listed in The Guinness Book of World Records for chanting of Ram Dhun. Jamnagar contains several ancient temples such as Sidhnath Mahadev Temple and marble Jain temples.

Hanuman Temple, Delhi


Hanuman Temple at Connaught Place of Delhi is one of the five temples of Mahabharata days in Delhi. The temple has a self manifest idol of Lord Hanuman and worshipped as Sri Hanuman Ji Maharaj.

Kashtbhanjan Hanuman Temple, Sarangpur


Shri Hanuman Mandir in Sarangpur is dedicated to Lord Hanuman in the form of Kastbhanjan, located in Sarangpur Gujarat. This temple is among the more prominent temple, situated on a low height hillock.

Hanumandhara, Chitrakut

Panchmukhi Hanuman Dhara temple in Chitrakoot is located on a rock face several hundred feet up on a steep hillside. Chitrakut is also known for a number of temples and sites related to Ramayan.

Salasar Hanuman Temple, Salasar


Salasar Balaji Temple is unique and important shrine for the devotees of Hanuman, located in the town of Salasar of Rajasthan. The temple has idols of Lord Hanuman with round face, moustache and beard.

Hanuman Mandir, Allahabad


Hanuman Mandir at Sangam also known as Bade Hanuman Ji Temple is a very unique temple and the only temple in India where Lord Hanumanji is seen in a recline posture. Allahabad Hanuman temple has a huge idol of Lord Hanuman which is 20 feet long and 8 feet wide in sleeping posture.

Hanumangadhi, Ayodhya

Hanumangarhi temple of Lord Hanuman in Ayodhya is the most popular temples of Lord Hanuman in North India. Ayodhya is the Ram Janmabhoomi and also called as home of Hanumanji.

Bet Dwarka Hanuman Temple, Gujarat

Bet Dwarka Hanuman Temple is situated close to temple of Lord Krishna, situated in Bet Dwarka island. The island is also considered the part of the ancient city Dwarka and Bet Dwarka has more religious shrines.

Balaji Hanuman Temple, Mehendipur


Mehandipur Balaji Temple is dedicated dedicated to Balaji, one of the most famous childhood name of the Lord Hanuman. The temple of Mehandipur is very famous Hanuman temple especially in northern part of India.

Karmanghat Hanuman Temple, Telangana

Karmanghat Hanuman Temple is one of the oldest temples in Karmanghat city and also very popular among devotees in Hyderabad. Lord Hanuman known as Anjaneya Swamy in most of the South India.

Namakkal Anjaneyar Temple, Tamil Nadu


Namakkal Anjaneyar Temple is popular temple of Lord Hanuman in Tamil Nadu and has one of the tallest statue of Lord Hanuman in South India. The temple also has images of Anjaneyar and Narasimha.

Camp Hanuman Temple, Ahmedabad


Camp Hanuman Temple in the Ahmedabad Cantonment area is one of the biggest Hanuman temples of India and visited by two former Prime Ministers of India. This temple is covered within restricted area of Indian Army.

– Panchamukhi Hanuman Temples of India


Lord Hanuman took the Panchamukhi form in Pathala loka in order to protect Lord Rama and Lakshman. The pancha mukha hanuman is rare idol of Hanuman and there are very few Panchamukhi Hanuman Temples in India, Few of them are Panchamukha Hanuman at Kumbakonam, Viswaroopa Panchmukha Anjaneyaswami at Tiruvallur,Panchamukhi Anjaneya Temple at Mantralayam, panchmukhi hanuman temple in mumbai,panchmukhi hanuman temple in hyderabad and Panchamuga Anjaneya Temple in Pondicherry.

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