If you are wanting to read Shree Hanuman Chalisa but unable to read it as you don’t know how to read Sanskrit lyrics, Don’t worry. In this article, we will be providing you with Hanuman Chalisa In English lyrics so that you can recite Hanuman Chalisa without any issues.

Hanuman Chalisa in English lyrics helps you recite the beautiful prayer and offer your true prayers to the Lord Hanuman. We will also be providing you a free pdf version of Hanuman Chalisa in English lyrics to help you continue your prayers to Lord Hanuman even when there is no internet connection.

If you have questions like, What is the meaning of Hanuman Chalisa? In addition to reciting the Hanuman Chalisa lyrics in English, you will be able to know the meaning of every verse of Shree Hanuman Chalisa from this article.

Hanuman Chalisa In English Lyrics
Hanuman Chalisa In English Lyrics

Introduction to Hanuman Chalisa:

Hanuman Chalisa is a beautiful 40 verses devotional hymn written by one of the most respected poets – Sri. Thulasidas. It is believed that Hanuman Chalisa was written in the 15th century, when he was imprisoned in Akabar’s kingdom. According to Hindu history, it is said that he recited the Hanuman Chalisa for forty whole days. At the end of 40 days of chanting, an army of monkeys appeared to hamper regular life in the court of Akbar. Which eventually led to the release of Tulsidas.

So, When can you start reciting Hanuman Chalisa? Hanuman Chalisa in English lyrics can be recited both morning and evening and only after taking a bath. It is believed that reading Hanuman Chalisa helps in invoking the involvement of Lord Hanuman in solving the critical problems.

Hanuman Chalisa In English Lyrics:

Starting Doha of Hanuman Chalisa In English Lyrics:

Shri guru charan saraj raj, Nij manu mukur sudhare |

Barnau raghubar bimal jasu, Jo dhayak phal chare ||

Budhihien tanu jaanke, Sumerao pavan-kumar |

Bal budhi vidhya dehu mohe, Harhu kales bikar ||

Chaupai of Hanuman Chalisa In English Lyrics:

Verse 1:

Jai hanuman gyan gun sagar | 

Jai kapis tehun lok ujagar ||

Verse 2:

Ram dut atulit bal dhama |

Anjani putra pavan sut nama ||

Verse 3:

Mahabir bikram bajragee |

Kumati nivas sumati ke sangi ||

Verse 4:

Kanchan baran biraj subesa |

Kannan kundal kunchit kesa ||

Verse 5:

Hath vajra aur dhuvaje viraje |

Kaandhe mooj janeu sajee ||

Verse 6:

Sankar suvan kesrinandan |

Tej pratap maha jag bandhan ||

Verse 7:

Vidhyavan gune aati chatur |

Ram kaaj kaibe ko aatur ||

Verse 8:

Prabhu charit sunibe ko rasiya |

Ram lakhan sita maan basiya || 

Verse 9:

Susham roop dhari siyahi dhikhava |

Vikat roop dhari lank jarava || 

Verse 10:

Bhima roop dhari asur sahare |

Ramchandra ke kaaj savare || 

Verse 11:

Laye sanjeevan lakhan jiyaye |

Shri Raghuvir harsha ure laye || 

Verse 12:

Raghupati kinhe bahut badai |

Tum mam preye bharat sam bhai || 

Verse 13:

Sahas badan tumharo jash gaave |

Aas kahi shripati kant lagavey ||

Verse 14:

Sankadeek bhramadhi munisa |

Narad sarad sahit ahisa || 

Verse 15:

Jam kuber digpal jahan thi |

Kavi kovid kahi sake kaha thi || 

Verse 16:

Tum upkar sughuv kehina |

Ram milaye rajpad denha || 

Verse 17:

Tumraho mantra vibhekshan mana |

Lankeshwar bhaye sab jag jaan || 

Verse 18:

Jug sahes jojan par bhanu |

Linyo tahi madhur phal janu || 

Verse 19:

Prabhu mudrika meli mukh mahi |

Jaldhi ladhi gaye acraj nahi || 

Verse 20:

Durgam kaaj jagat ke jete |

Sugam anugrah tumre tete || 

Verse 21:

Ram duaare tum rakhware |

Hoot na aagya binu pasare || 

Verse 22:

Sab sukh lahai tumhre sarna |

Tum rchak kahu ko daarna || 

Verse 23:

Aapan tej samharo aape |

Teno lok hakte kape || 

Verse 24:

Bhoot pisaach Nikat nahin aavai |

Mahavir jab naam sunaveh || 

Verse 25:

Nase rog hare sab peera |

Japat nirantar hanumat bal bira || 

Verse 26:

Sankat se hanuman chudave |

Maan kam bachan dayan jo lavey || 

Verse 27:

Sab per ram tapasvi raja |

Tin ke kaaj sakal tum saja || 

Verse 28:

Aur manorath jo koi lavai |

Sohi amit jeevan phal pavai|| 

Verse 29:

Charo yug prataap tumhara |

Hai prasidh jagat ujeyara || 

Verse 30:

Sadhu sant ke tum rakhware |

Asur nikandan ram dulare || 

Verse 31:

Ashta sidhi nav nidhi ke data |

As var deen jaanki mata || 

Verse 32:

Ram rasayan tumhare pasa |

Sada raho raghupati ke dasa || 

Verse 33:

Tumreh bhajan ram ko bhavey |

Janam janam ke dukh bisravey || 

Verse 34:

Ant kaal raghubar pur jaie |

Jaha janam hari bhagat kahaei || 

Verse 35:

Aur devta chitna dhareyo |

Hanumat se ye sarav sukh karaei || 

Verse 36:

Sankat kate mite sab peera |

Jo sumere hanumat balbira || 

Verse 37:

Jai jai jai hanuman gusai |

Kripa karo guru dev ke naai || 

Verse 38:

Jo sat bar pat kar koi |

Chutehi bandhi maha sukh hoai || 

Verse 39:

Jo yahe pade hanuman chalisa |

Hoye sidhi sa ke goresa || 

Verse 40:

Tulsidas sada hari chera |

Kijiye nath hridaye maha dera ||

Ending Doha In English Lyrics:

Pavan Tanay Sankat Harana|

Mangala Murati Roop||

Ram Lakhan Sita Sahita|

Hriday Basahu Soor Bhoop||

Meaning of Hanuman Chalisa In English Lyrics:

Starting Hanuman Chalisa Doha Meaning:

I cleanse the mirrors of my heart and mind with the holy dust of lotus feet of Sri Gurudeva.

Now, I narrate the holy glory of the Sri. Rama Chandra – Who bestows us with the four fruits of life viz; Dharma, Artha, Kama & Moksha

Accepting myself to be ignorant, I pray to the Lord Hanuman – The Sun of Lord Wind to bestow me with intelligence, strength, wisdom and help me during the time of difficulty to remove sorrows and shortcomings from my life.

Hanuman Chalisa Chaupai Meaning:

Jai hanuman gyan gun sagar – Verse 1 Meaning:

Greetings to the Lord Hanuman, who is the vast ocean of wisdom and virtue

Victory to you the Lord of the monkeys, Who is the Enlightener of the Three Worlds.

Ram dut atulit bal dhama – Verse 2 Meaning:

You are the messenger of Lord Sri Rama, who has immense strength and power that is not comparable with anyone.

Son of Anjani and the Lord Wind.

Mahabir bikram bajragee – Verse 3 Meaning:

You are a great hero having a strong body as strong as the thunderbolt

You are the remover of evil thought and companion to the Good Sense and Wisdom.

Kanchan baran biraj subesa – Verse 4 Meaning:

You possess a Golden Hue, and you are well Dressed,

With Ear-Rings and beautiful Curly Hair.

Hath vajra aur dhuvaje viraje – Verse 5 Meaning:

You hold thunderbolt and flag in your hands, 

Wear a sacred thread across your shoulders 

Sankar suvan kesrinandan – Verse 6 Meaning:

You are the Incarnation of Lord Shiva with Joy of Kesari,

You are prayed and recognized by your immense strength and power in this world.

Vidhyavan gune aati chatur – Verse 7 Meaning:

You are Extremely Intelligent,

Eager to obey the orders of Lord Rama

Prabhu charit sunibe ko rasiya – Verse 8 Meaning:

You are Delighted by Listening to the Glories of Lord Rama,

You have Lord Rama, Lord Lakshmana and Lord Devi Sita residing in your Heart.

Susham roop dhari siyahi dhikhava – Verse 9 Meaning:

You arrived to save Lord Devi Sita in Lanka in a tiny Form,

You transformed into an Awesome Form and Burnt the entire Lanka.

Bhima roop dhari asur sahare – Verse 10 Meaning:

In the Gigantic Form, you destroyed the Demons, In order to complete the orders of Lord Sri Rama.

Laye sanjeevan lakhan jiyaye – Verse 11 Meaning:

You saved Lord Lakshmana by bringing the Sanjivana herb, with this gesture of yours Lord Rama became joyful and embraced you.

Raghupati kinhe bahut badai – Verse 12 Meaning:

Being delighted Lord Rama greatly praised you,

And said: “You are as dear to me as my brother Bharata”

Sahas badan tumharo jash gaave – Verse 13 Meaning:

While embracing you, Lord Rama said the thousand-headed Seshnag sings your glory

Sankadeek bhramadhi munisa – Verse 14 Meaning:

Sanaka along with other Sages, Lord Brahma along with other Gods, Narada, Devi Saraswati…

Jam kuber digpal jahan thi – Verse 15 Meaning:

God of Death, wealth and the guardian deities, Poets and Scholars are unable to describe your glories.

Tum upkar sughuv kehina – Verse 16 Meaning:

You greatly helped Sugriva, You gave back his kingdom by introducing him to Lord Rama.

Tumraho mantra vibhekshan mana – Verse 17 Meaning:

Your advice was followed by Vibhisana and became the King of Lanka, which the whole world knows.

Jug sahes jojan par bhanu – Verse 18 Meaning:

You swallowed The Sun which was Sixteen Thousand Miles away, assuming it to be a sweet fruit.

Prabhu mudrika meli mukh mahi – Verse 19 Meaning:

You crossed the vast Ocean while carrying Lord Rama’s ring in your Mouth,

Durgam kaaj jagat ke jete – Verse 20 Meaning:

All the difficult tasks in this world are made easy by your grace

Ram duaare tum rakhware – Verse 21 Meaning:

No one can enter Lord Rama’s kingdom without your permission, oh the protector of Lord Rama’s Kingdom

Sab sukh lahai tumhre sarna – Verse 22 Meaning:

Those who take shelter in you enjoy all Happiness. What to fear, when you are there to protect?

Aapan tej samharo aape – Verse 23 Meaning:

Only you can control your great energy. The Three Worlds shiver, When you Roar.

Bhoot pisaach Nikat nahin aavai – Verse 24 Meaning:

No ghosts and evil spirits will come near, When one Utters your name.

Nase rog hare sab peera – Verse 25 Meaning:

When one chants your name continuously, you kill all diseases and free us from all pains.

Sankat se hanuman chudave – Verse 26 Meaning:

When one meditates about you with Mind, Deed, and Words, you solve all of their difficulties.

Sab per ram tapasvi raja – Verse 27 Meaning:

Lord Rama is the King of devotees engaged in penances. And you as a caretaker – fulfill all deeds of Lord Rama.

Aur manorath jo koi lavai – Verse 28 Meaning:

Devotees with any desires will get the highest Fruits of Life.

Charo yug prataap tumarah – Verse 29 Meaning:

Your glory prevails in all the Four Ages, And your name and fame will be heard throughout the entire Globe.

Sadhu sant ke tum rakhware – Verse 30 Meaning:

Saviour of the Saints and Sages, Destroyer of the Demons, Prayers to the Beloved of Lord Rama.

Ashta sidhi navnidhi ke data – Verse 31 Meaning:

Mother Janaki gave a boon to you of being able to give the eight supernatural powers and nine types of devotions to your devotees..

Ram rasayan tumhare pasa – Verse 32 Meaning:

You hold the highest devotion to Lord Rama and You always remain as the servant of Lord Rama.

Tumreh bhajan ram ko bhavey – Verse 33 Meaning:

By worshiping you, one can reach Lord Rama, Thus they become free from Sorrows of Life.

Ant kaal raghubar pur jaie – Verse 34 Meaning:

At the end of life, one goes to the kingdom of Lord Rama where he would be known as the Devotee of Lord Rama.

Aur devta chitna dhareyo – Verse 35 Meaning:

One can get all happiness by worshiping you and they don’t even have to worship any other Deities,

Sankat kate mite sab peera – Verse 36 Meaning:

All difficulties and sorrows disappear, For those who worship you.

Jai jai jai hanuman gusai – Verse 37 Meaning:

Victory, Victory, Victory to You, Oh Lord Hanuman, Please Bestow your Grace as our Supreme leader.

Jo sat bar pat kar koi – Verse 38 Meaning:

Those who chat Hanuman Chalisa for one hundred times, they will get great happiness.

Jo yahe pade hanuman chalisa – Verse 39 Meaning:

Those who read Hanuman Chalisa will become perfect. Lord Shiva is the Witness.

Tulsidas sada hari chera – Verse 40 Meaning:

Tulsidas always remains as a Servant of Lord Rama, praying the Lord to reside in his heart.

Ending Doha In English Lyrics Meaning:

Lord Hanuman – the Son of Lord Wind, eliminates difficulties,

Lord Hanuman with an auspicious form along with Lord Rama, Lord Lakshmana, and Devi Sita, please reside in my Heart.

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What are the benefits of reciting Hanuman Chalisa?

Hanuman Chalisa (श्री हनुमान चालीसा) is one of the most powerful Hanuman mantras that has numerous benefits, we have listed a few benefits below,

  1. Chanting the verse: Bhoot pisaach Nikat nahin aavai, Mahavir jab naam sunaveh – Helps in warding off negative energy.
  2. Chanting the verse: Ashta sidhi nav nidhi ke data, As var deen jaanki mata – Helps in building one’s confidence.
  3. Chanting the verse: Nase rog hare sab peera, Japat nirantar hanumat bal bira – Helps in curing illness.
  4. Chanting the verse: Bhima roop dhari asur sahare, Ramchandra ke kaaj savare – Helps in bringing success for the efforts.
  5. Chanting Hanuman Chalisa regularly helps in reducing the malicious effects of Saturn. 
  6. Chanting Hanuman Chalisa before starting the journey would ensure that the journey would be safe without any obstacles.
  7. Chanting Hanuman Chalisa regularly helps in warding off the financial obstacles of the person
  8. Chanting Hanuman Chalisa regularly helps in the reduction or elimination of sins that have been committed knowingly or unknowingly.

How to learn and remember Hanuman Chalisa lyrics easily?

Initially, reciting Hanuman Chalisa in English might be challenging. However, with gradual practice, you would be able to learn and remember Hanuman Chalisa easily.

Below are a few steps, that would be beneficial for you to learn and remember Hanuman Chalisa,

  • Week 1, Start listening to Hanuman Chalisa sung by Shankar Mahadevan on youtube. Do this 2 times daily in the morning and in the evening.
  • Week 2, Start reading Hanuman Chalisa in English Lyrics along with listening.
  • Week 3, By now you will be ready to start reading Hanuman Chalisa In English without listening to the mantra.
  • Gradually, you will automatically memorize the lyrics and you would need our Hanuman Chalisa in English Lyrics only for reference.

Who Wrote Hanuman Chalisa?

Hanuman Chalisa was written by one of the most respected poets – Sri. Thulasidas

Can We Chant Hanuman Chalisa at Night?

Yes, reciting Hanuman Chalisa in the night has miraculous effect on the person.