Lord Hanuman, also known as Hanumanji is known by many names. Such as Anjaneya, Anjani Putra, Bajarangabali, Mahaveer, Maruti, Pavanputra, etc. He is also known as the monkey god, as he was a deva who took birth in the body of a monkey. He is the son of Vayu or Marut, the wind god, and also was the chief of the armies of Sri Ramachandra. In the Hindu epic poem Ramayana, he took a prominent part in the war against Ravana, the king of Lanka. In doing so, Hanuman helped restore Goddess Sita back to Sri Rama.
Furthermore, Hanuman is widely worshipped by many Hindus across the world. He is known for his strength, valor, agility, is a man of great learning and also considered to be an avatar (incarnation) of Lord Shiva. Hanuman, the greatest devotee of Sri Rama, is the symbol of devotion and dedication. Sri Hanuman carried Sri Rama and Lakshmana on his shoulder when they were in search of Sugreeva, the king of Vanarav in Kishkindha, and helped them to find Sita.
As a result, Hanuman is worshipped and prayed by his devotees for various results. Among many different, one of the ways to worship him is to chant Hanuman mantra. There are many different mantras of Sri Hanuman for different occasions. There are many types of Hanuman Mantra; each serving a different purpose.
8 Powerful Hanuman Mantras and prayers
Praying to Lord Hanuman by chanting Hanuman Mantra for Karya Siddhi will help to beget the blessings of Lord Hanuman for success. Likewise, there are many other mantras with various benefits. Here are different mantras or prayers of Lord Hanuman with its benefits and meanings.
1. Hanuman Moola Mantra
ॐ हनुमते नमः॥
Om Hanumate Namah॥
The Hanuman Moola Mantra is usually recited religiously to overcome obstacles and problems in one’s life. It is also a very powerful success mantra (Karya siddhi mantra). It is highly suggested that those who are facing problems and obstacles after obstacles in their life should pray to Lord Hanuman. Hence, we can recite this Hanuman Mantra for getting physical strength, stamina, and power.
2. Hanuman Beeja Mantra
|| ॐ ऐं भ्रीम हनुमते,
श्री राम दूताय नम: ||
Aum Aeem Bhreem Hanumate
Shree Ram Dootaaya Namaha
We plead to the Lord Hanuman, who is the greatest server and messenger of the Lord Sri Rama. According to Hindu texts, chanting of Hanuman Beej Mantra regularly is the most powerful way to please Hanuman and get his blessing.
3. Hanuman Gayatri Mantra
ॐ आञ्जनेयाय विद्महे वायुपुत्राय धीमहि।
तन्नो हनुमत् प्रचोदयात्॥
Om Anjaneyaya Vidmahe Vayuputraya Dhimahi।
Tanno Hanumat Prachodayat॥
It is believed that the energy that fills up your life by chanting this mantra will guard you against all dangers and strengthen you with courage and knowledge. Sri Hanuman is the embodiment of strength, stamina, wit, loyalty and unwavering devotion. Hanuman is also fearless and never hesitating. Hence, the Hanuman Gayatri mantra is an extraordinary Gayatri mantra for those who want to develop qualities like Hanuman. If you are ever in need of strength Hanuman Gayatri is for you.
4. Anjaneya Mantra
ॐ श्री वज्रदेहाय रामभक्ताय वायुपुत्राय नमोsस्तुते ।
Om Shree Vajradehaya Ramabhakthaya Vayuputhraya Namosthuthe
Here is a powerful Hanuman Mantra for new jobs and success in life. Chanting this mantra daily will helps to remove any obstacles in your current job or getting a new job. Students who are preparing for exams and employees waiting for the long waited promotions can surely attain success by daily praying to Anjaneya Swamy mantra. We should start chanting this mantra on Thursdays and chant 11 times in the morning.
5. Manojavam Marutatulyavegam Mantra
मनोजवम् मारुततुल्यवेगम् जितेन्द्रियम् बुद्धिमताम् वरिष्ठम्।
वातात्मजम् वानरयूथमुख्यम् श्रीरामदूतम् शरणम् प्रपद्ये॥
Manojavam Marutatulyavegam Jitendriyam Buddhimatam Varishtham।
Vatatmajam Vanarayuthamukhyam Shriramadutam Sharanam Prapadye॥
It means that I take refuge in Sri Hanuman, the one, who is swift as the mind and fast as the wind. He is the master of the senses and honored for his excellent intelligence, learning, and wisdom. He is the son of the wind god and chief among the Vanaars. One who is part of the Devas incarnated in the species of the monkeys to serve Sri Rama during his incarnation. Hence, to that Messenger of Sri Rama, I take refuge in him, by prostrating before him.
6. Bhakta Hanuman Mantra
अंजनीगर्भ संभूत कपीन्द्र सचिवोत्तम ।
रामप्रिय नमस्तुभ्यं हनुमन् रक्ष सर्वदा ॥
Anjanii-Garbha Sambhuuta Kapii-[I]ndra Sacivo[a-U]ttama |
Raama-Priya Namas-Tubhyam Hanuman Rakssa Sarvadaa ||
It means, I take Refuge in Hanuman, who was born from the womb of Mother Anjani, and who was the most excellent minister of the King of Monkeys, Sugriva. He is extremely dear to Sri Rama; thus, I Bow to You, O Hanuman, Please Protect me Always.
7. Hanuman Mantra
हं हनुमते रुद्रात्मकाय हुं फट् |
Hang Hanumate Rudraatmakaay Hung Phatt
This Hanuman Mantra is a very secret mantra with unlimited power in it. This Hanuman mantra brings instant results. One becomes exceptionally powerful by chanting this hanuman mantra.
8. Hanuman Mantra
ॐ नमो भगवते आंजनेयाय महाबलाय स्वाहा |
Om Namo Bhagvate Aanjaneyaay Mahaabalaay Swaahaa
This Hanuman Mantra is recited 21000 times to eradicate diseases, evil spirits and other types of disturbances in life.(Last Updated On: July 1, 2020)