Sankat Mochan Hanuman Temple Varanasi Timings, Darshan Details


Sankat Mochan Hanuman Temple Varanasi Timings, Darshan Details

Sankat Mochan Temple is dedicated to the Lord Hanuman. This temple is also known as the Monkey temple as there are lot of monkeys inside the premises. The Temple is one of the holy temples of the Lord Hanuman and it is the main location for Hindus for their many religious as well as cultural festivals. It is situated in the southern part of the Varanasi, on the way to the Durga Mandir and New Vishwanath temple BHU, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh. The Sankat Mochan means relief from all the problems (Sankat means problem and Mochan means relief). Sankat Mochan Temple was constructed by the educationist and freedom fighter Pt. Madan Mohan Malviya in the early 1900s. Here the Hanuman Jayanti ( the birthday of the Lord Hanuman) is celebrated every year by organizing a special Shobha Yatra from Durga Mandir to the Sankat Mochan Temple.

The Sankat Mochan Temple opens at 5:00 am in the morning and closes at 10:00 pm in the night.

The devotees of the Lord Hanuman offers Prasad (desi ghee basan ladoo) and Sindoor on the statue to the Lord Hanuman which is situated in the campus of the temple. The idol of the Lord Hanuman is also decorated with the flower garland. The temple of the Sankat Mochan has a unique feature by having the idol of Lord Hanuman in front of his Lord Rama. He always dedicated Lord Rama in an unselfish manner.

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