Report: Anjali Singh Rajput
Lucknow. Hanumant Dham is going to become the new tourist destination of Lucknow. On 6 July 2022, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath had laid the foundation stone of the statue of Dakshin Mukhi Hanuman here. Since then this temple has been opened for the devotees. This ashram is about 400 years old, which has been beautified. There is a statue of Hanuman in the 400-year-old sanctum sanctorum, which is very supernatural and wonderful. Hanumant Dham is spread over 7 bighas.
The beauty of this Dham is that 1.25 lakh small and big statues of Hanuman are installed here. All the idols have different postures and sizes. The biggest feature is that a 108 feet tall Hanuman idol is also being installed here, which will attract tourists.
Hanumant Dham is situated on the banks of river Gomti.
Hanumant Dham is situated on the banks of river Gomti. Here, about 400 years ago, sages and pundits used to do penance. He had installed the ancient statue of Hanuman here, which is in the sanctum. The idol of Hanuman of the sanctum is facing east. While the new statue is facing south. Not only this, there is also a 400-year-old Peepal tree, which was also planted by sages and sages. Two lakh plants are planted in this Dham. More than 5000 people can come and sit here at a time. There is also a way to go near the Gomti river towards the back of the temple. There are also swings there. Apart from this, a small pond has also been made.
Dham has opened for tourists and devotees
Hanumant Dham has opened for tourists and devotees. The opening time of this Dham is from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm. After this, this Dham remains open from 4:00 pm to 10:00 pm. Here the aarti takes place at 8:00 in the morning and at 8:30 in the night. At the same time, apart from Hanuman, Shivling is also present. Apart from this, you can also visit Navagraha, Durga Maa, Saraswati Maa, Radha-Krishna, Lakshmi Narayan and Ram Darbar. A beautiful statue of Lord Ganesha is installed at the entrance of the Dham. This whole scene is supernatural, amazing and very beautiful.
This is how Hanumant Dham reached
To reach Hanumant Dham, you have to come from Hazratganj intersection towards Parivartan Chowk intersection. From here you have to move about 100 meters towards Kaiserbagh. On the right hand side you will see the sign board of Hanumant Dham. After turning to the right, you will find Hanumant Dham on the left hand side just behind Hotel Clark Avadh after walking about 100 meters.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : August 05, 2022, 16:58 IST