hanuman Chalisa in English
Hanuman chalisa lyrics in English
Shri guru charan saroj raj
Nij manu mukur sudhar
Varnao Raghuvar Vimal Jasu
Jo dayku Phal char
After cleaning the mirror of my mind with pollen
Dust of holy Guru’s Lotus feet. I profess the pure,
Untainted glory of Shri Raghuvar Which bestows the four-
Fold fruit of life.(Dharma, Artha, Kama and moksha)
Budhi Hin Tanu Janike
Sumirau Pawan Kumar
Bal budhi Vidya dehu mohe
Hararhu kalesa vikar
Fully aware of the deficiency of my intelligence, I
Concentrate my attention on Pawan Kumar and humbly
Ask for strength, Intelligence and true knowledge to
Relieve me of all blemishes, causing pain
Jai Hanuman gyan gun sagar
Jai kapis tihu lok ujagar
Victory to thee, O’Hanuma! Ocean of wisdom – All
Hail to you O”Kapisa! (Foutain-head of power, Wisdom
And Shiva-Shakti) You illuminate all the three worlds
(Entire Cosmos) with your Glory.
Ram doot atulit bal dhama
Anjani -Putra Pavan sut nama
You are the divine messenger of Shri Ram. The
Repository of immeasurable strength, though known
Son of Pavan (wind), Born of Anjani.
Mahavir Vikram Bajrangi
Kumati Nivar Sumati Ke sangi
With limbs as study as Vajra (The mace of God Indra)
You are valiant and brave. On you attend good sense
And wisdom. You dispel the darkness of evil thoughts.
Kanchan varan viraj subesa
Kanan kundal Kunchit Kesa
Your Physique is beautiful golden coloured and your dress
Is pretty. You wear earrings and have long curly hair.
Hath Vajra aur Dhwaja Viraje
Kandhe moonj Janeu saje
You carry in your hand a lightning bolt along with a victory
(Kesari) flag and wear the sacred thread on your shoulder.
Sankar Suvan kesri Nandan
Tej pratap maha jag Vandan
As a descendant of Lord Sankar, You are a comfort and pride
Of Shri Kesri. With the lustre of your Vast Sway, You are propitiated all over the Universe.
Vidyavan guni ati chatur
Ram kaj karibe ko aatur
You are the repository of learning , Virtuous and fully accomplished,
Always keen to carry out the behest of shri Ram
Prabhu charitra sunibe ko rasiya
Ram Lakhan Sita mann basiya
You are an ardent listener, always so keen to listen to the
Narration Of shri ram’s Life stories, Your heart is filled with
What shri Ram stood for. You therefore always dwell in the
Hearts of Shri Ram, Lakshman and Sita
Sukshma roop dhari Siyahi dikhava
Vikat roop dhari lanka Jarava
You appealed Sita in a Diminutive form and spoke to
her in humility, You assumed an awesome form and struck
terror by setting Lanka on fire.
Bhima roop dhari asur sanghare
Ramachandra ke kaj sanvare
With overwhelming might you destroyed the Asuras
(demons) and performed all tasks assigned to you by Shri Ram
With great skill.
Laye Sanjivan Lakhan Jiyaye
Shri Raghuvir Harashi ur laye
You bought sanjivan to (a herb that revives life) and restored
Lakshman back to life, Shri Raghuvir (Shri Ram) Cheerfully
embraced you with his heart full of joy.
Raghupati Kinhi Bahut badai
Tum mam priye Bharat -hi sam bhai
Shri Raghupati (Shri Ram)! Lustily extolled your excellence and
said .” you are as dear to me as my own brother Bharat”
Sahas badan tumharo yash gaave
Us kahi shripati kanth lagave
Thousands of living beings are chanting hymns of your glories;
Saying thus , Shri Ram warmly hugged him (Shri hanuman)
Sankadik Brahmadi Muneesa
Narad Sarad Sahit Aheesa
When prophets like Sanka, even the Sage like lord Brahma,
The great hermit Narad himself, Goddess Sarawati and Ahisha
(One of immeasurable dimensions)
Yam Kuber Digpal Jahan te
Kavi Kovid Kahi sake Kahan te
Even Yamraj(God of death) Kuber (God of Wealth) and the
Digpals (Deputies Guarding the four corner of the Universe)
Have been vying with one another in offering homage to your
Glories, How then, can a mere poet give adequate expression
Of your super excellence.
Tum upkaar Sugreevahin Keenaha
Ram milaye rajpad denha
Tumharo mantra Vibheeshan mana
Lankeshwar Bhaye Sab Jag Jana
You render a great service to Sugriv, You united him with
Shri Ram & he installed him on the Royal throne. By heeding
Your advice , Vibhishan became Lord of Lanka . This is known
All over the Universe.
Jug Sahastra jojan par Bhanu
Leelyo Tahi Tahi Madhur Phal Janu
On your own you dashed on the sun , Which is at a fabulous
Distance of thousands of miles, Thinking it to be a sweet luscious fruit.
Prabhu Mudrika meli mukh mahee
Jaladhi Langhi gaye achraj nahee
Carrying the Lord’s Signet Ring in your mouth , there is
hardly any wonder that you easily leapt across the ocean
Durgaam kaj jagat ke jete
Sugam anugraha tumhre tete
The burden of all difficult tasks of the world become light
with your kind grace.
Ram dware tum rakhware,
Hoat na aagya binu paisaare
You are the sentry at the door of Shri Ram’s Divine Abode,
No one can enter it without your permission,
Sab Sukh lahai tumhari sarna
Tum rakshak kahu ko dar na
All the comfort of the world lies at your feet . The devotees enjoy all
Divine pleasures and feel fearless under your benign Protection.
Aapan tej samaroh appai
Teenhon lok hank te kaanpe
You alone are benefited to carry your own splendid valour. All the
Three worlds (Entire Universe) tremor at your thunderous call.
Bhoot pisaach nikat nahi Aave
Mahavir jab naam sunave
All the ghosts, demons and evil forces keep away, With the
Sheer mention of your great name, O’Mahaveer!
Nase rog hare sab peera
Japat nirantar Hanumant veera
All diseases, pain and suffering disappear on reciting regularly
Shri Hanuman’s holy name.
Sankat te Hanuman chudave
Man karam Vachan dhyaan jo laave
Those who remember Hanuman in thought , words and deeds
With Sincerity and faith, are rescued from all crises in life.
Sab par Ram tapasvi Raja
Tin ke kaaj sakal Tum saja
All who hail, worship and have faith in Shri Ram as the Supreme
Lord and the king of penance. You make all their difficult tasks very easy.
Aur manorath jo koi laave
Sohi amit jeevan phal paave
Whosoever come to you for fulfillment of any desire with faith
And sincerity, Will he alone secure the imperishable fruit of
Charo Yug pratap tumhara
Hai persidh jagat ujiyara
All through the four ages your magnificent glory is acclaimed far
And wide. Your fame is Radiantly acclaimed all over the cosmos.
Sadhu Sant ke tum Rakhware
Asur nikandan Ram dulare
You are the Saviour and the guardian angel of Saints and Sages and
Destroy all demons. You are the angelic darling of Shri Ram.
Ashta sidhi nav nidhi ke daata
Aswar deen Janki mata
You can grant to any one, any yogic power of Eight Siddhis
(Power to become light and heavy at will) and Nine Nidhis
(Riches, Comfort, Power, Prestige, Fame, Sweet, Relationship Etc.)
This boon has been conferred upon you by Mother janki.
Ram rasayan tumhare passa
Sada raho Raghupati ke dassa
You possess the power of devotion to Shri ram. In all rebirths
You will always remain Shri Raghupati most dedicated disciple.
Tumhare bhajan Ram ko Paave
Janam janam ke dukh Bisraave
Through Hymns sung in devotion to you , One can find Shri Ram
and become free from sufferings of several births.
Antkaal Raghuvir pur jayee
Jahan Janam hari-bhakt kahayee
If at the time of death one enters the divine abode of Shri Ram,
Thereafter in all future births he is born as the lord’s devotee.
Aur devta chit na drehi
Hanumanth se hi sab sukh karhi
One need not to entertain any other deity for Propitiation, As
Devotionof Shri Hanuman alone can give all happiness.
Sanket kate mite sab peera
Jo sumirai Hanumat Balbeera
One is freed from all suffering and ill fated contingencies of
Rebirth in the world. One who adores and remembers Shri Hanuman.
Jai jai jai Hanuman Gosahin
Kripa karhu guru dev ki Nai
Hail, Hail, Hail, Shri hanuman, Lord of senses. Let your victory
Over the evil be firm and final . Bless me in the capacity
as my Supreme Guru( Teacher)
Jo sat baar paath kar koi
Chutehi bandhi maha sukh hohi
One who recites Chalisa one hundred times, Become free from the
Bondage of life and death and enjoy the highest bliss at last.
Jo yah padhe Hanuman chalisa
Hoye siddhi Sakhi Gaureesa
All those who recites Hanuman chalisa (The forty Chaupais)
Regularly are sure to be benedicted. Such is the evidence of noless a
Witness as Bhagwaan Shankar.
Tulsi Das sada hari chera
Keeje nath hirdye mei dera
Tulsidas as a bonded slave of the divine master, Stays perpetually at
His feet, he prays “Oh lord! You enshrine within my heart and soul.”
Pavantanai sankat haran,
Mangal Murti roop.
Ram Lakhan Sita Sahit
Hriday Basahu sur bhoop
Oh! Conqueror of the wind, Destroyer of all miseries, You are a
symbol of Auspiciousness.
Along with Shri Ram, Lakhan and Sita, reside in my heart
Oh! King of Gods.
Read hanuman chalisa in english with meaning to live a happy life, May lord hanuman fulfil your dreams.