Hanuman Janmotsava is a Hindu religious festival that celebrates the birth of Lord Sri Hanuman, who is immensely venerated throughout India and Nepal. This festival is celebrated on different days in different parts of India. In most states of India, the festival is observed either in Chaitra (usually on the day of Chaitra Pournimaa) or in Vaishakha, while in a few states like Kerala and Tamil Nadu, it is celebrated in Dhanu (called Margazhi in Tamil).
- Date: April 27 2021
- Also Called: Hanuman Jayanti
- Significance: Commemorate the birth of Hanuman
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- Religious Type: Hinduism, Jainism