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Anjaneri Mountain – Hindu God Hanuman’s Birthplace

Anjaneri Mountain, around 20 km from Nashik, near Trimbakeshwar, is the birthplace of Hindu God Hanuman. A temple dedicated to Anjani, mother of Hanuman is located here. The temple attracts more than 100, 000 devotees during Hanuman Jayanti. The place also attracts large crowd on Tuesdays and Saturdays.

The temple is located in the Sahyadri Mountain Ranges and is around 20 km from Nashik. The temple is near Trimbakeshwar.

Anjani Temple is built in stone and is situated 4,200 ft above sea level.

The place is surrounded by forests and barren land. There is no proper road to reach the place.

The Hanuman Jayanti fair at Anjaneri Village is famous for jatra (procession) and wrestling.

A 10 minutes walk from the temple to the left side takes one to the Sita Cave, another place associated with Ramayana.