Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted people of the country on the occasion of Hanuman Jayanti.
In a tweet, Modi said: “Greetings on Hanuman Jayanti. May Lord Hanuman bless us with the virtues of dedication, determination & unmatched Bhakti in our lives.”
Meanwhile, Hanuman Jayanti was celebrated in different parts of the country with religious fervor.
The day commemorates the birth of Lord Hanuman.
In Uttar Pradesh, devotees recited ‘Hanuman Chalisa’, ‘Sundar Kand ‘and ‘Akhand Ramayan’ at various Hanuman temples.