Shri Balahanuman / Anjaneya Sankirtan Mandir, Jamnagar
On the banks of Lakota Lake, among the perennial echoes of the chants of Lord Ram, stands the sublime temple of Bal Hanuman. The temple was built in 1963-64 by Shri Prembhukshuji Maharaj. The temple is mentioned in Guinness Book of world records for continuous 24-hours chanting of the "Ram Naam", since August 1, 1964.
The temple was built by Shri Prembhukshuji Maharaj to propagate the divinity of Lord Hanuman and Lord Ram.
The Anjaneya temple is simple in its architecture. White pillars and open arches form the exterior with a dome at its top. The huge hall inside that the deities of Gods around its circumference leaving the centre area vacant for devotees to sit and pray.Picture Courtesy : www.shribalahanuman.org
Timings : Temple Timings : 6.00 AM to 10.00 PM
Devotees are advised to wear clean and conservative attire
Jamnagar is famous for its oil refineries. Reliance Industries, has established the world's largest oil refinery near the village of Moti Khavdi in Jamnagar district. The Essar Oil refinery is located in the nearby town of Vadinar. It is also known for its four marble Jain temples.
Shri Prembhikshuji Marg, Government Colony, Jamnagar, Gujarat 361001
By road: State transport buses and private luxury coaches connect Jamnagar with various centres of Gujarat.
By rail: There are daily trains on the Western Railway with direct connections to Ahmedabad.
By air: Various domestic airlines connect Jamnagar to Mumbai.
The priests perform regular pujas and rituals to the deities
People write their names on black board and offer their time they will do the Akhanda Rama dhun
There is a continuous chant of Ram Naam in the shrine.
April - Hanuman Jayanthi, Ram Navami