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Sankat Mochan Hanuman Ashtak in English

Sankat Mochan Ashtak relieves every crisis which the person counter in life. Whatever a significant and severe problem of any kind. Sankat Mochan Naam Tiharo in Hanuman Ashtak signifies that Lord Hanuman destroys every obstacle and ends the crises in the devotee's life.

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Sankat Mochan Hanuman Ashtak Lyrics in English

Baal Samay Rabi Bhakshi Liyo
Tabh Thinahu Lok Bhayo Andhiyaro
Tahi So Tras Bhayo Jag Ko
Yeh Sankat Kaho So Jath Na Taro 

0' Lord Hanuman, as a child, you swallowed the sun, which spread darkness in all the three worlds. This darkness consumed the world with fear and suffering - a problem that no one could overcome. 

Devan Aani Kari Binati Tabh
Chandi Diyo Rabi Kasht Nivaro
Ko Nahi Janat Hai Jag Mein Kapi
Sankat Mochan Naam Tiharo (1) 

On request from the Gods, you released the Sun, thus dispelling the widespread suffering. 0' Lord Hanuman, who in this world does not know that you are also known as Sankat Mochan (reliever of all suffering). 

Bali Ki Tras Kapis Basai Giri
Jaat Mahaprabhu Panth Nihaaro
Chauki Mahamuni Saap Diyo Tabh
Chahiye Kaun Vichar Vicharoo 

Due to Bali's fear, Sugriv lived on the mountain and looked forward to meeting the great Lord Ram. Due to a curse by a sage startled by Bali, Bali could not set foot on that mountain.

Kai Dvij Roop Livaye Mahaprabhu
So Turn Daas Ke Sok Nivaro
Ko Nahi Janat Hai Jag Mein Kapi
Sankat Mochan Naam Tiharo (2)

Then you, Lord Hanuman, in the disguise of a Seer (brahmin), met Lord Ram and convinced him to help Sugriv. This relieved Sugriv's grief. 0' Lord Hanuman, who in this world does not know that you are also known as Sankat Mochan (reliever of all suffering).

Angadh ke Sang Len Gaye Siya
Khojh Kapis Yeh Vein Ucharo
Jivith na Bachiyo Hum Su Jo
Bina Suddhi Laye Iha Pag Dharo

All the monkeys set off with Angadh to bring Sita Ma back - Sugriv told them to find Sita Ma and said that anyone who came back without Sita Ma's whereabouts would not be spared alive.

Hari Thake That Sindhu Sabhaye Tab
Laye Siya Suddhi Pran Ubharo
Ko Nahi Janat Hai Jag Mein Kapi
Sankat Mochan Naam Tiharo (3)

Lost and tired, all the monkeys were sitting on the beach by the ocean; this is when you, Lord Hanuman, brought knowledge of Sita Ma's whereabouts and saved everyone's life. 0' Lord Hanuman, who in this world does not know that you are also known as Sankat Mochan (reliever of all suffering).

Ravan Tras Dayi Siya Ko Sab
Rakhshasi So Kahi Sok Nivaro
Tahi Samay Hanuman Mahaprabhu
Jaye Maha Rajneechar Maro

Ravan inflicted tremendous fear and suffering on Sita Ma and then asked the female demons to relieve Sita Ma of her sufferings (by providing means of giving up her life). That is when you Hanuman, the great lord, killed the daunting demons.


Chahat Siya Asok So Agisu
Deyi Prabhu Mudrika Sok Nivaro
Ko Nahi Janat Hai Jag Mein Kapi
Sankat Mochan Naam Tiharo (4)

Sita Ma requested fire from the Ashoka tree (so she could give up her life), but then you, Lord Hanuman, gave her the ring from Lord Ram and saved Sita Ma's life. 0' Lord Hanuman, who in this world does not know that you are also known as Sankat Mochan (reliever of all suffering).

Baan Lagyo Ur Laksman Ke Tab
Pran Tajeh Sut Ravan Maro
Leh Griha Vedya Sushen Sameth
Tabehi Giri Dron So Bir Upaaro

When Ravan's son struck a deadly arrow that hit Laksman's chest, you brought the Ved (physician) Sushen along with his entire house. Then (per Ved Sushen), you carried and brought the whole mountain Mount Dron, which contained the magical herb (Sanjeevani).

Aani Sanjeevan Haath Dayi Tabh
Laksman Ke Turn Pran Ubaaro
Ko Nahi Janat Hai Jag Mein Kapi
Sankat Mochan Naam Tiharo (5)

You brought the Sanjeevani and saved Laksman's life. 0' Lord Hanuman, who in this world does not know that you are also known
as Sankat Mochan (reliever of all suffering).

Ravan Judh Ajaan Kiyo Tab
Naag Ki Phans Sabey Sir Daro
Shri Raghunath Samet Sabehi Dal
Moh Bhayo Yeh Sankat Bharo

When Ravana carried on the war and put the chain of snakes over everyone's head, Lord Ram and his entire army were in great
difficulty.

Aani Khagesh Tabehi Hanuman Ju
Bandhan Kaati Sutras Nivaro
Ko Nahi Janat Hai Jag Mein Kapi
Sankat Mochan Naam Tiharo (6)

Then you, Lord Hanuman, came to the rescue by bringing Khagesh (the king of birds) and dispelled all suffering by cutting the chains and freeing everyone. 0' Lord Hanuman, who in this world does not know that you are also known as Sankat Mochan (reliever of all suffering).

Bandhu Sameth Jabey AhiRavan
Leh Raghunath Pathal Sidharo
Divihi Pooji Bhali Vidhi So Bali
Dehu Sabey Mili Mantra Bicharo

AhiRavan took Lord Ram and Lord Lakshman to the nether region and performed various rituals to sacrifice them to Devi Ma. Jai Sahay Bhayo Tab Hi AhiRavan Sainya Sameth Sanharo Ko Nahi Janat Hai Jag Mein Kapi Sankat Mochan Naam Tiharo (7) At that time, you, Lord Hanuman, went over there and destroyed AhiRAvan with his entire army. 0' Lord Hanuman, who in this world does not know that you are also known as Sankat Mochan (reliever of all suffering).

Kaaj Kiyo Bad Devan Ke Tum
Veer Mahaprabhu Dekhi Bicharo
Kaun So Sankat Mor Garib Ko
Jo Tumso Nahi Jaat Hai Taro

You, Lord Hanuman, have performed mighty deeds for great gods. 0' Great Lord, please look upon me and see that there is no difficulty/suffering of mine that you cannot help overcome.