One of the greatest saints of the Madhva Dwaita tradition has been "Sri Vyasa raya Teertha". His guru was Brahmanya Tirtha.
He travelled across the length and breadth of India. spreading the message of Vishnu Bhakti.It was a time, when the country was undergoing numerous invasions by foreigners and there were wars every where. Temples were destroyed and devotion to God was on the decline. Swami Vyasaraya, in order to divinely protect the country, built 732 temples for Lord Veera Hanuman all across south India. He was also one of the Gurus of the great Vijayanagara empire.
Even today, people who are genuinely concerned about the state of our motherland, India, must visit these temples and offer their prayers for the well being of the country.
Such Hanuman idols can be distinguished from the rest by the following, although not every murthi will have these identifications.In all these temples, the form of Hanuman is that of Veera Hanuman who is the personification of courage and valor. Normally in other temples, the form of Hanuman is that of Bhakta Hanuman who is ever in devotion to Lord Rama. But in this case, Sri Vyasaraya intentionally chose a much more fierce aspect of the Lord to project the country.
- Presence of Hair Tuft
- Left hand raised up to or above head showing Abhaya Hasta(fearlessness) towards devotees
- Holding Sougandhika Flower in right hand ( Probably this species of flower has been lost over the ages!)
- The tail being raised above the head and made a semi-circle, and the end of the tail being curled. This indicates his anger at evil ( When a monkey gets angry, it raises its tail over its head!)
- Bell tied at the end of the tail, indicating the power of Atharvana veda mantras
- Conch, Chakra, sun and the moon engraved on the idol
- A demon carved beneath the legs
We have listed close to 200 of the 732 temples. It is possible that some of the could have been lost over a period of time.
Anjaneya Temple,Chowlur, Hindupur Taluk,Ananthapur
Sri Anjaneya at Sri Raghavendra Swamy Mutt, Penugonda ,Ananthapur
Sri Anjaneya at Old Sri Vyasaraja Mutt, Penugonda ,Ananthapur
Sri Anjaneya at Uttaradi Mutt, Penugonda,Ananthapur
Sanjeeva Raya temple, Penugonda,Ananthapur
Uravaralu Sri Anjaneya temple, Yerramanchi Gate, Penugonda Ananthapur
Veera Anjaneya temple, Gandi Near Veerannagattupalle Village, Kadapa
Mangaraaya Anjaneya Swamy temple, Sri Raghavendra Swamy Mutt, Adoni Kurnool
Mangalapura Sri Pranadevaru Saraf Bazar, Adoni Kurnool
Anjaneya temple,Sri Vijayadasara katte, Chippagiri Kurnool
Anjaneya temple, Chintaravelu (Pedda), Near Gadwal Mahabubnagar
Anjaneya temple Sri Ananthacharya Chatra, Near James Street Rly Stn, Ranigunj,Hyderabad
PraNadevaru-Bichali-Around 20kms from Mantralayam-Kurnool Dist
Pranadevaru-Inside Sri Sugunendra Theerthara brindhavana-Chitoor
Pranadevaru- Beachpalli, on the shore of Krishna river in Mahaboob Nagar district. (45 kms from Kurnool)
Pranadevaru-Kasapuram– Guntakal (Mandal), Anantapur(District)
Pranadevaru-About 4 K.M. from Hindupur, Anantapur(dt).
Pranadevaru-Near to Hiindupur, in Santebidanur
Pranadevaru-Ananthagiri, Kishan Bagh, Near Attapur ring road, Hyderabad.
Pranadevaru-Beechpalli near Kothakota, Mahaboobnagar
Pranadevaru-Kasapuram Anjaneya temple, outskirts of Guntakal Junction, Anantapur Dist
Dasa Anjaneya temple,near Attapur,Hyderabad - This dakshin mukhi Hanuman has Shankha,Chakra on either side of him representing Vishnu avtara
Sri Pranadevaru- Nemakal & Muradi – Anantapur
Hanuman temple at Maachavaram in Vijayawada, Krishna District,
Jeeva Anjaneya Swamy Ballary Fort Main Road, Ballary Ballary
Yantrodharaka Pranadevaru Hampi Chakrateertha, Hampi Ballary
Anjaneya Swamy Hampi Near Stone Chariot, V V Temple, Hampi Ballary
Kote Sri Anjaneya Hoovina Hadagali Hoovina Hadagali Ballary
Gaali Anjaneya Byatarayanapura, Mysore Road, Bangalore
Kote Anjaneya Fort Area, Near K R Market, Bangalore
Kannaspatre Pranadevaru Bangalore Opp. Minto Hospital, A V Road, Bangalore
Sri Varada anjaneya Swamy RBI Layout, J P Nagar, 7th Phase, Bangalore
Sri Sanjeevini Anjaneya Swamy Ramohalli, Kengeri Hobli, Bangalore
Sri Aralumallige Gate Anjaneya Car Street, Doddaballapur Bangalore
Dakshinamukhi Sri Anjaneya Swamy Bhattlahalli. Chintamani Taluk Chikkaballapur
Anjaneya Swamy Temple, Gowdagere Chikkaballapur
Anjaneya Swamy Temple, Poshettyhalli, Near Manchenahalli Chikkaballapur
Anjaneya Swamy Temple, S Gollahalli, Chikkaballapur
Anjaneya Swamy Temple,Near Akka Thangiyara Honda, Fort (On Top of Hill) Chitradurga
Anjaneya Swamy Temple, Vidyanagar, Past Railway Station on Highway to Davanagere Chitradurga
Bettada Sri Anjaneya Swamy,Melukote (Chitradurga Fort), Next to Sri Gopalaswamy Temple,Chitradurga
Anjaneya Swamy Maradihalli, Hiriyur Taluk Chitradurga
Anjaneya Swamy Shivaji Circle, Opp. Durgamba Temple Davanagere
Pethe Sri Anjaneya Swamy Harihar Davanagere
Rayara Praanadevaru Dharwad Kolikere Oni, Hosa Yellapur Dharwad
Maruti Swamy Hubli Nagashettykoppa, Near Ramesh Bhavan Dharwad
Anjaneya swamy Kurabagatti After Narendra, Dharwad Taluk Dharwad
Anjaneya swamy Navalagund, Dharwad Taluk Dharwad
Hanumantha temple, Nuggikere, Near Dharwad (After SDM Engg College)Dharwad
Sri Moda Maruti temple, Kakolu (6 Km from Rajanukunte on Doddaballapur Road) Doddaballapur
Jeevada Sri Anjaneya Swamy Korlahalli Uttaradi Mutt, Korlahalli, Mundargi Taluk Gadag
Sri Anjaneya Swamy Thimmanna Temple, Gurumutkal, Yadgir Taluk Gulbarga
Sri Mukhya Pranadevaru Sri Chennakeshava Temple, Belur Hassan
Sri Srinivasa Anjaneya Swamy Keralapura, Holenarasipur Taluk Hassan
Sri Anjaneya Swamy Mosale Hosahalli, Hassan
Sri Vyasa Anjaneya Swamy Ramanathapura, Arkalgud Taluk Hassan
Sri Anjaneya Swamy Just Off P B Road (Before Junction for Sirsi) Opp Petrol Bunk Haveri
Sri Anjaneya Swamy Sri Raghavendra Swamy Mutt (On wall) inside town Haveri
Bayalu Sri Maruthi Ranibennur Close to overflow (Kodi) end of Tank (on highway)
Sri Anjaneya Swamy Ranibennur Bhavana Mutt (Just off M G Road) Haveri
Ooru Baagilu Sri Anjaneya Swamy Inside Town Hiriyur
Sri Maruti Bhandiwada Near Hubli (suburban) Hubli
Suddakunte Sri Anjaneya Swamy Malur Kolar
Sri Anjaneya Swamy Sri Sripadaraja Mutt, Narasimhateertha, Mulabagil Kolar
Sri Anjaneya Swamy Sri Madhavateertha Mutt, Tambihalli Kolar
Bidda Sri Anjaneya Swamy Bhoruka, Koppal
Sri Maruti Swamy Chikkavankalakunte Yelaburga Taluk Koppal
Sri Anjaneya Swamy Hemagudda, Gangavati-Budugumpa Road Koppal
Kote Sri Anjaneya Tavergeri, Kushtagi Taluk Koppal
Sri Anjaneya Swamy (Galageshwara) Tavergeri, Kushtagi Taluk Koppal
Sri Anjaneya Swamy Karighatta Srirangapatna Taluk Mandya
Holekere Sri Anjaneya Swamy Maddur Mandya
Sri Anjaneya Swamy Srivari Dodda Kalyani, Melukote Mandya
Sri Anjaneya Swamy Dodda Ghosai Ghat, Srirangapatna Mandya
Sri Anjaneya Swamy Sri Rangantha Temple, Srirangapatna Mandya
Sri Janmaanjaneya Swamy Bannur, T Narasipur Taluk Mysore
Sri Nadi Dada Anjaneya Swamy Hanasoge, K R Nagar Taluk Mysore
Sri Anjaneya Swamy Sri Anjaneya Block, K R Nagar Mysore
Sri Kote Anjaneya Swamy Palace Gate, Mysore Mysore
Sri Anjaneya Swamy Sri Raghavendra Swamy Mutt, Nanjangud Mysore
Sri Veeraanjaneya Swamy Saligrama, K R Nagar Taluk Mysore
Sri Veeraanjaneya Swamy T Narasipur Mysore
Sri Anjaneya Swamy Gabburu, Devadurga Taluk Raichur
Sri Anjaneya Swamy Hirekottekal, Manvi Taluk Raichur
Sri Anjaneya Swamy Kadluru, Raichur Taluk Raichur
Sri Anjaneya Swamy (Kuppibhimarya) Kasaba Lingasugur Raichur
Sri Anjaneya Swamy Sri Raghavendra Swamy Mutt, Mudagal Raichur
Sri Vyasa prathistitha Mukhya prana Gajagara Pethe, Raichur
Kadu Sri Maruti Sindhanuru Raichur
Anjaneya Swamy Abbur Kundapur Vyasaraja Mutt, Abbur, Channapatna Taluk Ramnagar
Anjaneya Swamy (Padampur) Off Bidadi, Ramanagar Road Ramnagar
Anjaneya Swamy Brahmanyapura, Near Channapatna Ramnagar
Anjaneya Swamy Sri Vyasraja Mutt, Channapatna Ramnagar
Anjaneya Swamy Fort Area, Channapatna Ramnagar
Anjaneya Swamy Channapatna Next to Sri Raghavendra Swamy Mutt, Fort,Channapatna
Sanjeeva raya Swamy Devarahosahalli, (Near Abbur) Channapatna Ramnagar
KarnatakaSri Anjaneya Swamy, Dodda Gangawadi, Channapatna-Kunigal Road Ramnagar
Kote Anjaneya Swamy Harohalli Harohalli, Kanakapura Taluk Ramnagar
Holekatte Mukhya prana devaru Kanakapura Ramnagar
Kengal Anjaneya Swamy Kengal Channapatna Taluk Ramnagar
Anjaneya Swamy Makali Channapatna-Kunigal Road Ramnagar
Anjaneya Swamy Malurpatna, Channapatna Taluk Ramnagar
Anjaneya Swamy Agrahara, Ramanagar Ramnagar
Kerekodi Anjaneya Swamy Sagar Near Tank Bund, Sagar Shimoga
Anjaneya Swamy Shimoga Timmappana Koppalu, Shimoga Shimoga
Anjaneya Swamy Shimoga (1) Shivappa Nayak Palace Museum, Shimoga Shimoga
Anjaneya Swamy Shimoga (2) Shivappa Nayak Palace Museum, Shimoga Shimoga
Gavi Sri Anjaneya Swamy Sira Opp. Court Building, Older idol behind a new one installed Sira
Sri Anjaneya Swamy Next to Town Police Station Sira
Sri Anjaneya Swamy, Chikkanahalli,Tumkur-Sira Highway (11 Kms from Tumkur) – Tumkur
Sri Anjaneya Swamy Garani Garani, Madhugiri Taluk Tumkur
Kodi Sri Anjaneya Swamy Hanumanthanagara Hanumanthanagara, Tumkur Taluk Tumkur
Sri Anjaneya Swamy Hebbur Hebbur, Tumkur Taluk Tumkur
Pethe Sri Anjaneya Swamy Hebbur Hebbur, Tumkur Taluk Tumkur
Sri Anjaneya Swamy Hosuru Hanumantarayanakatte, Hosuru, Tumkur Taluk Tumkur
Veera Sri Anjaneya Swamy Kalammagiri Kalammagiri, Tumkur Taluk Tumkur
Kere Sri Anjaneya Swamy Kalyanapura Kalyanapura, Tumkur Taluk Tumkur
Kotebaagilu Sri Anjaneya Swamy Kunigal Kunigal Tumkur
Kote Sri Anjaneya Swamy Kunigal Kunigal Tumkur
Sri Sholada Anjaneya Swamy Near Gulur Near Gulur, Tumkur Taluk Tumkur
Kote Sri Anjaneya Swamy Pavagada Pavagada Tumkur
Sri Anjaneya Swamy Tumkur Sri Raghavendra Swamy Mutt (Kyathsandra) Tumkur
Sri Anjaneya Swamy Tumkur Mandipet, Behind Row of Textile Shops (Vasavamba Hall) Tumkur
Sri Anjaneya Swamy Tumkur Sri Vyasraja Mutt, Chikpet, Tumkur Tumkur
Sri Bayalaanjaneya Swamy Tumkur Anjaneya Layout, Near Tumkur Tank (Kere) (Hanumantpura) Tumkur
Sri pranadevaru raichur in gajgarpet opp to uttaradi matha raichur
Sri Vari Maruthi Achanoor Alamatti dam road Bagalkot
Sri PraNadevaru Tulsigeri 6 Kms from Gaddankeri cross(bagalkot cross) on NH-218 Bagalkot
Sri PraNadevaru-Khadi gramudyog-Bengeri-Hubli
Sri Prasanna Anjaneya Swamy Bangalore Katriguppa, BSK 3rd Stage, 6th Block, Bangalore Bangalore
Sri Anjaneya Swamy ,Sri Virupaksha Temple, Hampi Ballary
Sri Anjaneya Swamy Irakasandra,near devarayanadurga ,Tumkur
Sri Anjaneya Swamy,Inside Sri Trivikrima Sannidhana,Sode Sri Vadiraja Mutt, Sirsi Taluk,
Sri Anjaneya Swamy,Outside Sri Trivikrima Sannidhana,Sode Sri Vadiraja Mutt, Sirsi Taluk,
Sri Anjaneya Swamy,Sri Lakshmi Narayana devasthana(installed by Sri Vyasaraja),Sode, Sirsi Taluk,
Sri Anjaneya Swamy, NUGGIKERI,Dharwad,
SUNNADAHALLI VEERANJANEYA SWAMY,BHADRAVATHI -OUTSKIRTS,SHIMOGA,
Sri Anjaneya Swamy,Banasawadi, Bangalore
Sri Anjaneya Swamy,Belagur, Kadut Taluk, Chickamagalur
Sri Prasanna Anjaneya Swamy Temple, Mahalaksmi layout, Mahalakshmipura,
Sri Anjaneya Swamy,harapanahalli called hosahalli hanumappa,
Sri Anjaneya Swamy,next at kellodu in hosadurga tauk,
Sri Anjaneya Swamy,Shamanur,Davangare,
SRI BATTERESHA,temple at Hillrock,Badami,Bagalakot Dist,
Bala bheem devasthan,devar nimbargi tq-indi dist-bijapura,40kms from Bijapur,
Sri Anjaneya temple,Kamyanahalli koratagree tq ,Tumkur dist,
Sri Anjaneya,Kanavi Honnapur Near Hubli, Karnatak. It is on the NH4 bypass from Gabbur to Dharwad.
Bommagatta Sri Anjeneya swami, Sri Hulikunteshswamy devasthana,Bommagatta, Sandur Taluk, Bellary district.
Sri Anjaneya,Kappekone, near Heggodu,Shimoga
Sri Anjaneya Temple in Puttenahalli,J P Nagar 7th Phase, Bangalore.
Sri Jeevuraya Mukhyaprana devaru Temple, Baguru, Hosadurga Taluk,
Sri Anjaneya,Mavinakaihalli,Gouribidnaur Taluk, Karnataka.1km from the statehighway that goes from Chickaballapur to Gouribidnur via Manchenahalli.
Anjaneya inside the Vasantha Vallabha Raya swamy devasthana at Vasanthapura, Bangalore.
Anjaneya,Nelamangala, Brahmin Street ,near Bangalore.
Anjaneya,Kodi Circle, Kote,Tiptur,Tumkur dist,Karnataka.Pin 572201.
Anjaneya,BYRAPUR NEAR 6KMS FROM RAJANUKUNTE BENGALURU UTTARA TALUKU ,HESARAGHATTA HOBLI. BUS ROUTE FROM MARKET 285F.
Anjaneya Swamy,Ramasagara village, near Hampi.
Anjaneya Swamy,C.K. PURA,(CHANNAKESHAV PURA)PAVAGADA TALUQ, TUMKUR DISTRICT.
Sri Sanjeeva Raya near manvi enroute chikalparvi, Raichur district karnataka.
Yellgureisha Hanuman, Yellagur,Karnataka.
Sri Maruti devasthan ,Sunnal,5 k.m. away from Ramadurga,Belgaum Dist,.
Sri Maruti devasthan ,Kallolital,Gokak,Belgaum Dist,.
Sri. Maruti devasthana,Kulgodtal. Gokak,Belgaum Dist,.
Sri Maruthi,Ganjigunte near Chintamani Chikabalapur Dist,.
Sri Prana devaru in sugatta village near hunse marenhalli on the outskirts of Bangalore city on the way to Bangalore international airport.
Anjaneya temple in Doddankanahalli in Maddur Taluk of Mandya District.
Sri Madalagatta Anjaneya 12 km away from hoovina hadagali, Bellary dist.
KADAGATHUR. MADHUGIRI TALLUK. TUMAKUR DIST. IT IS A BORDER VILLAGE OF KARNATAKA. 6 MILES FROM HINDUPUR. 1.5 MILES. FROM SANTEBIDANUR(A.P),
Kadagathuru, Madhugiri Talluk, Tumukur dist. It is a boarder village for Karnataka. It is one mile from Santebidanuru in Andhrapradesh Hindupur talluk.
Udda Anjaneya swamy temple. near Sunnadahalli (Shimoga dt), It is around 14 kms from shimoga
Anjaneya Swamy,Chennai,Inside Sri Parthasarathy Temple, Triplicane,Chennai
Sri Anjaneya Swamy Kakkalur Kakalur (3 Km from Tiruvallur), Tiruvallur is 45 Km from Chennai
Sri Veera Mangala Anjaneya Swamy,Nallattoor Village, Tiruttani Taluk (Khushasthala River) Thiruvallur
Sri Anjaneya Swamy Tiruvannamalai Tiruvannamalai Tiruvannamalai
Sri PraNadevaru Tiruppur Park Road Tiruppur
Sri PraNadevaru Andhilli 5kms from Thirukovilur Tirukovilur
Sri PraNadevaru Ambasamudram Banks of river Tamrabharani Tirunelveli
Sri PraNadevaru – vysaraja matha – Range gowdar street-Coimbatore- Tamilnadu:Contact mr.sundarajan 09443049649.
Sri PraNadevaru – Perur temple- Coimbatore- Tamilnadu:Contact mr.sundarajan 09443049649
Sri PraNadevaru-Idugampalayam-Coimbatore- Tamilnadu :Contact mr.sundarajan 09443049649
Sri PraNadevaru-Mathur-on Tirupattur-Dharmapuri road
Sri PraNadevaru-Kannadapalayam near mathur
Sri PraNadevaru-Karnattam – between Ulundurpet-Vriddachalam
Sri PraNadevaru-Inside Sarangapani Temple-Kumbakonam
Sri PraNadevaru-Musuri,Tiruchy-Namakkal Road
Sri PraNadevaru-Perundurai – Near Perundurai Bus Stand-Erode
Sri PraNadevaru-Sri YogaLakshmiNarasimhar Temple-Chintalavadi-between Tiruchinapalli – Karur
Kadu Sri Hanumantharaya Swami,Dharapuram
Sri PraNadevaru-Kallanai- between the Erode and Salem districts
Sri Veera Anjaneya Swamy,Tiruvadisvaran pettai, High Road post office,Triplicane,Chennai
Sri Anjaneya Swamy-Sri Satya Vijaya Theerthara Moola brindhavana-Satyavijaya Nagar (From Arani 10 kms),Tamilnadu
Sri Anjaneya Swamy-Kallakurichi-Villupuram Dist-
Sri Veera Anjaneya Swamy-Guindy-Chennai-Tamilnadu
Sri Veera Anjaneya Swamy-Porur-Chennai-Tamilnadu
Sri Veera Anjaneya Swamy-Dharmaraja Koil Street-Tirupattur-Vellore Dist,Mobile : +91 9894653566
Sri Anjaneya Swamy-Sri Rajagopalaswami Temple-Thoppu Street-Kumbakonam
Sapthaswara Anjayaneyar,Sri Vanamutti Perumal,Road from Mayiladuthurai to Kumbakonam,Kozhikuthi
Village,Mayiladuthurai – 609001,Tamilnadu.Ph : 04364 – 223395 / 9842423395
Sri Anjaneya Swamy, Sri Satyanatha Tirtha Moola Brindhavana, Veeracholapuram,Tamilnadu(Veeracholapuram is 15 kms away from Tirukoilure. Bus facilities are available to Veeracholapuram from Tirukoilure).
Sri Vyasa Hanumantha Temple, No.50, Ratri chatram,Near Karavaika,Erode-638001,Tamilnadu
Sri Hanumantha Swamy,Inside Sri Ranganatha Swamy,Entrance right hand side top,Srirangam,Tamilnadu
Sri Hanumantha Swamy,Inside Sri Ranganatha Swamy,Near Chandrapushkarani Tank,Srirangam,Tamilnadu.
Sri Veera Anchaneya Swami,4kms from Kelambakkam(between Kelambakkam-Vandalur road),behind TAFE company,Chennai.
Sri Veera Anchaneya Swami,Inside Ulagaanda perumal,Tirukoilur,Villupuram Dist,Tamilnadu
Sanjeevi Rayar Temple,Ayyangarkulam,near Kanchipuram
Sri Veera Anchaneya Swami, ,Vyasaraja mutt,Salem,Tamilnadu
KATTANJANEYA DEVARU,Krishnagiri Dist,Tamilnadu
Sri Anjenaya and and Sri Varadharajaperumal Temple at Markayankottai, Theni Dist, Tamilnadu
Mukyapranaswamy Temple at Genguvarpatti, Theni Dist, Tamilnadu 625203.
Anjenyaswamy temple in the banks of a pond at Watrap, Virudhunagar Dist,Tamilnadu.
SREE VEERA ANJANEYAR Temple At krishnagiri district,Address:SRI SITA RAMA SAMEDHA SRI VEERA ANJANEYA,Paravasu deva iyar street,old pet krishnagiri Tamil nadu
Srirangam Ellaikarai Hanumar
Karur Thanthondrimalai Sri Kalyana Venkatramana Swami temple – If you come as pradhikshina after seeing Lord, there in small temple
Near Pondicherry, Villiyanoor near by village a Srinivasar temple is there. In that temple prakaram Hanumar with Sikha, Gante, A triangle are there which are normal symbols of Sri Vyasarajara prathiste
Hanuman Temple,Thirukovalur via TV Malai route
Anjaneya temple in village Binnamangala which,situated at Denkanikotta taluk,Dharmapuri The Idol Of Sri Anjaneya Swamy carved on garudagamba & known as Kambada Anjaneya
Chandrika Anjaneyar of Srirangam is the one which is near Dwajasthamba, Kodi Yettra Mandapam. Chinthalavadi
Hanumantha,Sl 16 & Pranadevaru , Musiri at TamilNadu
Sri AnumandarayaSwamy Thirukoil,Idugampalayam, Thimmanur (post) Sirumugai
Sri Veera Anchaneya Swami of Shenbakkam Navabrindhavana,Vellore,Tamilnadu.
Sri Veera Anchaneya Swami, Moola brindhavana of Sri Sankarshana Wodeyaru,Karapoondi,Polur,Thiruvannamalai Dist.
Sri Veera Anchaneya Swami[Sri Vijayaraghavar Ramar Koil], Cheyyar,Tiruvannamalai. Opp: to Bus Stand one In Gally road named Samaathyan Kulam (Actually It is Sampaathiyan Kulam, Sampathi of Ramayana Kala)
Two statues of Sri Veera Anchaneya Swami[Gopinatha Krishnan Koil ], Patteeswaram,Kumbakonam,
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