Hanuman Chalisa, the great poetic work by Goswami Tulsidas, holds a special importance in the Hindu religion. It is believed that by reciting Hanuman Chalisa, God Hanuman can be pleased thus providing his protection from all evils.
Every verse of the Hanuman Chalisa has its own significance and power. There’s a strong believe that reciting Hanuman Chalisa regularly has miraculous effects on the person.
- According to legends, Shani Dev, the lord of Saturn, is scared of Lord Hanuman. Therefore, reciting Hanuman Chalisa reduces the effects of Sade Sati.
- Hanuman is the lord of Strength and the remover of evils. It is believed that reciting Hanuman Chalisa helps one get rid of the evil spirits and also nightmares.
- Hanuman Chalisa recitation with full faith is also believed to make you a stronger person as Hanuman himself is the God of Strength.
- The principle of Karma states that we are all stuck in the cycle of birth-death due to our sins. The opening lines of Hanuman Chalisa are said to have the power to reduce your sins and get rid of the ill deeds done by you in the present as well as previous births.
It is said that the best time to chant Hanuman Chalisa is in the morning and at night especially on Tuesdays and Saturdays. Those under the bad influences of Shani Dev, should recite the Hanuman Chalisa at night 8 times on Saturdays for better results. Here are some benefits of reciting the powerful Hanuman Chalisa.