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Panchamukhi AnjanEya

From: Mohan Sagar (
Date: Sat Jan 20 2001 - 15:50:53 PST

Someone had recently posted a question to SriRangaSri asking for
details surrounding Sri Panchamukhi AnjanEya.  I posed this
question to HH Sri Tridandi Jeear, who replied today:

----- Original Message -----
From: chinna jeeyar <>
To: <>
Sent: Saturday, January 20, 2001 10:36 AM
Subject: Re: [jetusa] Fw: [SriRangaSri] Significance of
Panchamukhi Anjaneyar

> Priya Sriman Mohanji!
> Jai Srimannarayana!
> We do not know much about panchamukhi Anjaneya Swamy.
> We know one Anjaneya from Sri Ramayanam. He was one
> headed Anjaneya. When he was in Lanka in search of
> Sitadevi, he happened to fight with rakshasas, then he
> might have taken this form, but not for the sake of
> devotees. Then while he was fighting with Rakshasas,on
> behalf of Srirama, while Rama- Ravana war was going
> on, he might have again taken that form, even then
> also it was only for the Demons. Devotees, can
> visualize him in a beautiful form with one head andtwo
> hands and serving Sri ramachendra, whom we call as
> Dasa Anjaneya. There may be other stories about
> Panchamukha Anjaneya Swamy. Let us see how people
> supply stories about Pancha Mukhas & Anjaneya swamy.
> =chinnajeeyar=

           - SrImate rAmAnujAya namaH -
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