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Camp Hanuman Temple

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calendarJul 18 2017
The Shree Camp Hanuman Temple is certainly one of the most biggest Hanuman temples of India. It is located in Ahmedabad Cantonment vicinity in Shahibaug, Ahmedabad, Gujarat.This temple became set up by Pandit Gajanan Prasad around 100 years in the past.
Pandit Dwarka Prasad was the Chief Mahant of this temple. The Pandit family acts as the managing trustee for this temple.
Noted visitors have included former Prime Ministers of India Mr. Atal Bihari Vajpayee and Smt. Indira Gandhi.

Endowed with godly powers, Shree Hanuman become a military chief of the monkey military from Kiskinda, who aided Lord Rama in his quest to retrieve his kidnapped wife Sita from the demon king Ravanna in the Hindu epic tale Ramayana, written via the Hindu sage Valmiki.
The noble monkey warrior is much loved for his humility and wisdom, along with his unlimited strength and power. He is seen as the epitome of selfless devotion as he never took a wife for no other could replace his love for Rama and Sita. When asked to accompany the divine couple to the next world he refused to go as he wished to live in this one for as long as Rama-Sitas names were praised here by man.

Best Times To Visit
For devotees of Lord Hanuman the days Tuesday and Saturday are held as being the most auspicious to give worship or make rituals in his name.

Location
Cantonment Area, On Airport Road, Shahibaug, Ahmedabad, Gujarat (India).