Hanuman jayanti is dedicated to the birth day of lord hanuman; he was born on the day of full moon that is why his birthday is celebrated on pooran mashie. Lord hanuman is known to be the eleventh avatar of lord shiva that is why hanuman is also named as rudra.
Mainly hanuman puja takes place on hanuman jayanti and on the day ram Navami along with lord rama as he is the greatest devotee of lord rama the seventh incarnation of Lord Vishnu, both were born to accomplish the great task of reestablishing the dharma in treta yug and vanquishing evil demon ravana.
Hanuman Jayanti Puja
A proper hanuman jayanti puja involves a lot of samigri which is very simple to obtain and use, the rituals are as directed by the vedas. A few things you will need to perform puja are
Hanuman puja viddhi
Hanuman puja viddhi is listed below
Benefits of Hanuman Puja
हं हनुमते रुद्रात्मकाय हुं फट् |
Chant this mantra at least hundred and eight times on the day of hanuman jayanti and whatever desire you have will be fulfilled.