At a distance of 150 km from Ahmedabad, 140 km from Rajkot, 82 km from Bhavnagar Shree Kashtabhanjan Dev Hanumanji Mandir (Salangpur Hanuman Mandir) is located in Sarangpur village in the Botad District of Gujarat.
Salagpur Hanuman Mandir is considered most holy and sacred. The diety of Lord Hanuman was installed by Sadguru Gopalanand Swami on Ashwini vadi pancham – savant 1905 (as per Hindu calendar).
Salangpur is easily reached by bus or car from Bhavnagar. There can be a long wait at the temple gate sometimes, mainly on Saturdays. The temple is really big and spacious, and the deity of Lord Hanuman is really impressive.
Swaminarayan temple is also located in the same complex. Food is served free to all visitors at the temple’s dining room, around 5000 people take free prasad and on Saturdays more than ten thousand people take lunch. There is a dharmashala located near the temple, where people can stay overnight.
Hanuman Chalisa is must read ritual in the temple.
|Main Festivals||Hanuman Jayanthi, Sri Ram Navami|
|Seva/Uthsavas||Mangala Aarti, Bal Bhog, Shangar Aarti on Saturdays & Tuesdays, Rajbhog – Thal, Sandhya Aarti, Thal, Shayan.|
|Temple Timings (Morning)||5:30 AM to 12 PM|
|Temple Timings (Evening)||3 PM to 9 PM|