On the occasion of Hanuman Jayanthi, Rain Tree Park (Malaysian Township) Balagokulam organized a Shobha Yatra within the community.
Children participated in the Shobha yatra on Bicycles, scooters & waveboard with Om Patakas in their hand with the slogans of “Ram Lakshman Janaki, Jai bolo Hanuman Ki”. The energy and excitement of the children was worth witnessing. Apart from Shobha yatra, children participated in Hanuman Puja, Hanuman Chalisa Recitation, Slow & fast cycle races and bhajan/kirtan singing.
Hanuman Jayanthi is celebrated in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana on the Dasami or tenth day during the Krishna Paksha (waning phase of the moon) of Vaishakha month in the Telugu traditional Hindu calendar. In 2017, the date of Hanuman Jayanthi in Andhra Pradesh is May 21. Also known as Hanumantha Jayanti, it marks the end of 41-day Hanuman Deeksha which began on Chaitra Purnima. Hanumanth Jayanti is observed in a unique way by Telugu devotees by visiting important temples dedicated Lord Hanuman.