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Hanuman Jayanti Vrat in 2024 – Fasting date

Hanuman Jayanti Vrat, also referred as Hanuman Jayanthi Upvaas, is dedicated to Hanuman and is performed on His birthday and also a day before it in some regions. In 2024, the date of Hanuman Jayanti Vrat is on April 5 in Maharashtra and other western parts of India. Hanuman Jayanti is on April 22.

Hanuman Jayanti is observed on the Chaitra Purnima day (full moon day in the Hindu month of Chaitra).

Hanuman Jayanti upvas is a full day fast. Those who opt for partial fasting eat fruits or take a single meal. People read Hanuman Chalisa or chant Ram Nam on the day.