10 Interesting Facts About Lord Hanuman
Worshipped by many who wish to gain courage and strength in their lives, Lord Hanuman is probably one of the most celebrated and revered figures in the Hindu Mythology. And although most of us know quite a bit about the deity's life (thanks to all the TV shows), Astrologer Deepali Dubey speaks about our beloved Bajrangbali . Things like:
1. Pawanputra Hanuman was an incarnation of Lord Shiva and is considered to be an exemplification of strength, devotion, and perseverance.
2. The deity once applied sindoor all over his body for Lord Rama’s long life.
3. The name, 'Hanuman' actually means 'disfigured jaw' in Sanskrit.
4. Although he was a brahmchari , Lord Hanuman had a son - Makardhwaja.
5. Once, Lord Ram issued a death sentence to Lord Hanuman!
6. Hanuman also created his version of Ramayan – which was supposedly a superior version compared to that of Valmiki’s.
7. Lord Hanuman and Lord Bhima were both brothers.
8. When Lord Rama’s time of death was at hand, Lord Hanuman barred Yama from claiming him.
9. Lord Hanuman Once Rejected Goddess Sita's Gift.
10. There are 108 names for Lord Hanuman in the Sanskrit Language.
By Deepali Astro, Astrologer / Tarot Card Reader in Delhi NCR, India