Hanuman Chalisa Lyrics in English

hanuman chalisa
  • Shri Guru Charan Saroj Raj
    Nij mane mukure sudhar
    Varnao Raghuvar Vimal
    Jo dayaku phal char
After cleansing the mirror of my mind with 
the pollen dust of holy Guru's Lotus feet. 
I Profess the pure,untainted glory of Shri Raghuvar 
which bestows the four-fold fruits of life.
(Dharma, Artha, Kama and Moksha)


  • Budhi Hin Tanu Janike
    Sumirau Pavan Kumar
    Bal budhi Vidya dehu mohe
    Harahu Kalesa Vikar
Fully aware of the deficiency of my intelligence, 
I concentrate my attention on Pavan Kumar and 
humbly ask for strength, intelligence and true 
knowledge to relieve me of all blemishes, causing 


  • Jai Hanuman gyan gun sagar
    Jai Kapis tihun lok ujagar
Victory to thee, O'Hanuman! Ocean of Wisdom-All 
hail to you O'Kapisa! (fountain-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 
only as Son of Pavan (Wind), born of Anjani.


  • Mahavir Vikram Bajrangi
    Kumati nivar sumati Ke sangi
With Limbs as sturdy as Vajra (The mace of God Indra) 
you are valiant and brave. On you attends 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 ear rings and have long curly 


  • Hath Vajra Aur Dhuvaje Viraje
    Kandhe moonj janehu sajai
You carry in your hand a lightening 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 Kesari. 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's of Shri Ram.


  • Prabhu charitra sunibe ko rasiya
    Ram Lakhan Sita man 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 appeared before 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 over-whelming might you destroyed the (demons) 
and performed all tasks assigned to you by 
Shri Ram with great skill


  • Laye Sanjivan Lakhan Jiyaye
    Shri Raghuvir Harashi ur laye
You brought Sanjivan (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 lagaave
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 
Saraswati 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 corners 
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 upkar Sugreevahin keenha
    Ram milaye rajpad deenha
    Tumharo mantra Vibheeshan mana
    Lankeshwar Bhaye Sub jag jana
You rendered a great service to Sugriv. You united 
him with Shri Ram and he installed him on the Royal 
Throne. By heeding Tumharo mantra Vibheeshan mana 
your advice, Vibhishan became Lord of Lanka. This is 
known Lankeshwar Bhaye Sub jag jana all over the Universe.


  • Yug sahastra jojan par Bhanu
    Leelyo tahi madhur phal janu
On your own you dashed upon 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 
ishardly 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 
with your kind grace.


  • Ram dware tum rakhvare,
    Hoat na agya binu paisare
You are the sentry at the door of Shri Ram's Divine Abode. 
No one can enter it without your permission,


  • Sub sukh lahai tumhari sarna
    Tum rakshak kahu ko dar na
All comforts of the world lie at your feet. The devotees 
enjoy all divine pleasures and feel fearless under your 
benign Protection.


  • Aapan tej samharo aapai
    Teenhon lok hank te kanpai
You alone are befitted to carry your own splendid 
valour. All the three worlds (entire universe) tremor 
at your thunderous call.


  • Bhoot pisach Nikat nahin aavai
    Mahavir jab naam sunavai
All the ghosts, demons and evil forces keep away, 
with the sheer mention of your great name, O'Mahaveer!!


  • Nase rog harai sab peera
    Japat nirantar Hanumant beera
All diseases, pain and suffering disappear on 
reciting regularly Shri Hanuman's holy name.


  • Sankat se Hanuman chudavai
    Man Karam Vachan dyan jo lavai
Those who remember Shri Hanuman in thought, 
words and deeds with Sincerity and Faith, are rescued 
from all crises in life.


  • Sub par Ram tapasvee raja All
    Tin ke kaj 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 lavai
    Sohi amit jeevan phal pavai
Whosoever comes to you for fulfillment of any desire 
with faith and sincerity, Will he alone secure the 
imperishable fruit of human life.


  • Charon Yug partap 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 dulhare
You are 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 dhata
    Us var 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 pasa
    Sada raho Raghupati ke dasa
You possess the power of devotion to Shri Ram. In 
all rebirths you will always remain Shri Raghupati's 
most dedicated disciple.


  • Tumhare bhajan Ram ko pavai
    Janam janam ke dukh bisravai
Through hymns sung in devotion to you, one can find 
Shri Ram and become free from sufferings of several 


  • Anth kaal Raghuvir pur jayee
    Jahan janam Hari-Bakht 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 dharehi
    Hanumanth se hi sarve sukh karehi
One need not entertain any other deity for Propitiation, 
as devotion of Shri Hanuman alone can give all happiness.


  • Sankat kate mite sab peera
    Jo sumirai Hanumat Balbeera
One is freed from all the sufferings and ill fated 
contingencies of rebirths in the world. One who adores and 
remembers Shri Hanuman


  • Jai Jai Jai Hanuman Gosahin
    Kripa Karahu Gurudev ki nyahin
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 bar path kare kohi
    Chutehi bandhi maha sukh hohi
One who recites Chalisa one hundred times, becomes 
free from the bondage of life and death and enjoys the 
highest bliss at last.


  • Jo yah padhe Hanuman
    Hoye siddhi sakhi Gaureesa
All those who recite Hanuman Chalisa (The forty 
Chaupais) regularly are sure to be benedicted. Such is 
the evidence of no less a witness as Bhagwan Sankar.


  • Tulsidas sada hari chera
    Keejai Das Hrdaye mein dera
Tulsidas as a bonded slave of the Divine Master, stays 
perpetually at his feet, he prays "Oh Lord! You enshrine 
within my heart & soul."


  • Pavantnai sankat haran,
    Mangal murti roop.
    Ram Lakhan Sita sahit,
    Hrdaye basahu sur bhoop.
Oh! conqueror of the Wind, Destroyer of all miseries, 
you are a symbol of Auspiciousness. Along with Shri Ram, 
Lakshman and Sita, reside in my heart Oh! King of Gods.