Hanuman Temples

Prama Pujya Sri Swamiji has established several Karya Siddhi Hanuman temples. Please visit the following links to know more about these temples:

  • Cochin, Kerala - This temple was consecrated by Sri. Swamiji on 13th December 1999. The temple dedicated to Vayuputra (Son of the wind god) would ensure the safety of the nearby Cochin Airport; in the words of Sri Swamiji. "Besides the idol of Sri Anjaneya the idols of Sri. Rama with his consort Sita and his brother Lakshmana have also been installed" In this temple Sri. Anjaneya is idealized as Karyasidhi Anjaneya i.e. One who fulfils the wishes of the devotees. Devotees who offer prayer to Anjaneya swami after tying a coconut blessed by him would rid them of their woes and fulfill their desires, which fact is attested by a large number of devotees.

  • Bangalore, Karnataka - Branch of the most revered Avadhoota Datta Peetham founded by His Holiness Sri Ganapati Sachidananda Swamiji. This branch located in Girinagar is known for the Karya Sidhdhi Hanuman Mantapa along with the Primary deity Lord Dattatreya. The hanuman which was consecrated by HH Sri Swamiji known thru out the country to fulfill the wishes of the common man by tying PURNAPHALA( COCUNUT). It has bestowed its blessings by realizing millions of wishes which have come true. A must visit unique temple along with a beautiful magnificent hall dedicated by Sri Swamiji for arts and culture.

  • Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh - Pratishtha and Kumbhabhisheka of the Marakata (green emerald) Hanuman idol was consecrated on the sacred Rama Navami festival day. (6th April 2006). Sri Swamiji slid the Hanuman Yantra into the pedestal on which the grand and beautiful idol stands. Adjacent to the Hanuman temple is the open to sky Navagraha Vana (garden). Each idol has its related tree planted just in front of the pedestal.

    Sri Swamiji said that Hyderabad Ashrama was very lucky to get the sacred and special Marakata Hanuman, which was for the first time being installed in the history. Earlier the only Marakata idol to be installed was the Raja Rajeshvari idol in Vijayawada in 2003. Sri Swamiji further said that the very fact that Hanuman temple is being installed on his master, Sri Rama's Birthday (today is Rama Navami festival) was a special event. Sri Swamiji urged everyone to visit the Hanuman mandir in this Ashrama at least once a month and offer prayers and Purna Phala Deeksha.

  • Machilipatnam, Andhra Pradesh - Arriving from Manginapudi Ashrama at 9 AM on 23rd January 2005, Sri Swamiji first visited the newly renovated Ramalayam and placed the Yantrams. One significant aspect of this temple is - when it was gifted to Ashrama there was a Ramalayam with Rama, Seeta, Lakshmana and Hanuman statues. Recently devotees wished to renovate the temple and install a new Karya Siddhi Hanuman statue under the main pedestal. So, there are two stone Hanuman statues now.

  • Eluru, Andhra Pradesh - On 31.01.2001 At 11.45, Sri Swamiji arrived in the Yaga Shala and offered the Purnahuti for all the temple inauguration rituals and carried the silver pot containing the sacred water for ablution. Sri Swamiji climbed the immaculately laid scaffolding and reached the roof area of the temple and started the Kumbhabhishekam of the shrines in the order of Ganapati, Venugopala Swamy, Hanuman and finally the Dattatreya Swamy. This was witnessed by over twenty five thousand people.

  • Trinidad - Sri Swamiji arrived in the new Datta Temple hall in a procession led by the Trustees of Datta Yoga Center, Veda Priests, Pundits, Tassa drummers and devotees. Sri Swamiji broke several coconuts at the entrance of the hall. After the Sri Chakra Puja, Sri Swamiji visited the Hanuman temple to place the Hanuman Yantra. It was in the Karkataka Lagna at 9.10AM. Sri Swamiji also wrote some Beejaksharas on the white tiled wall behind Hanuman Murti. Thousands of people lined up to have Darshan of Hanuman and tie the Purna Phala coconuts which were launched in this Ashrama also.

  • Malaysia - Sadguru Sri Swamiji visited Malaysia for three days from 8th April morning till 12th morning. In the short stay, Sri Swamiji gifted a Marakata Hanuman idol to the Ashrama. The same will be installed in the new Mandir that will be built in the present Ashrama premises. Since then Ashrama has been developed with adjacent building acquired and developed as a large prayer hall. Sri Swamiji inaugurated this prayer hall in Dec of 2002. Sri Swamiji also announced that a Karya Siddhi Hanuman temple would eventually be built in Malaysia Ashrama.

  • Chennai - Chennai Temple is the only Temple that has Karya Siddhi Hanuman statue consecrated by Parama Pujya Sri Swamiji which has folded hands. All others have the Abhaya hand (protection symbol).

  • Nellore - Sri Swamiji first visited Nellore area in 1982 and since then the devotee base steadily grew. When Sri Swamiji visited the city in 1982, the Datta Kankana (copper Datta bracelet) had been newly introduced and the Nellorites found it very interesting and bought them.

    In 1994 Rebala Sujathamma donated 2 acres of land to Datta Peetham in the city area and she also built a Krishna temple for practice of Yoga and meditation. Sri Swamiji gave the marble Krishna statue that had been in Mysore Ashrama since 1970s. While giving Sri Swamiji had mentioned several times that a very important and dear idol was being given away. The central and main shrine of Lord Krishna is flanked on the right by Ganapathy Shrine and to the left by Dattatreya Shrine. Sri Swamiji had named the Datta as NAM Dattanatha Temple. The Temple has the idols of Lord Krishna, Ganapati, Dattatreya, Karya Siddhi Hanuman and Ashtha Lakshmi.