Goa celebrates Hanuman Jayanti

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19 Apr 2019 06:37 PM

Hanuman Jayanti was celebrated all over Goa on Friday with various religious and cultural programs.

Devotees lined up at Hanuman temples to seek blessings of lord Hanuman. Hanuman Jayanti at Maruti temple in Aquem, Madgao was celebrated with various cultural and religious programs. Devotees rocked the cradle of Bal Hanuman. The priest read out Hanuman Chalisa to the devotees. A bhajan presented by women was an attraction. Hanuman temple in Mapusa carried out its 150-year-old tradition Devotees poured oil on the idol of Lord Hanuman. On Monday traditional Kalo was held and later drama was started. On Friday a palanquin procession of Lord Hanuman was carried out in entire Mapusa. The festival will end on Saturday. Five dramas were also performed by local artists. Architect of Hanuman theatre and senior artist Rudreshwar Natekar spoke to Goa 365 regarding these celebrations. 

Reporter: Bureau | Desk: Jawahar Barve | Editing: Nitin Josalkar

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