Sankat Mochan Varanasi

Sankat Mochan Varanasi History, Timings, Darshan details

This temple is dedicated to Hanuman. It is said that Hanuman appeared in the dreams of Goswami Tulsidas who then built the temple. In the year 1982, An ardent devotee Veer Bhadra Mishra started Sankat Mochan Foundation.

It is believed that worshipping the deity will remove the hurdles. It is also said that worshipping this deity will reduce the malefic effects from Shani Graha and Kuja Graha. Sun and Tue will be heavily crowded.

Sankat Mochan Varanasi Timings

Opening Hours: 5:00 am – 10:00 pm

Aarti Timings: Subha Aarti will be performed at 4:00 am. Sayan Aarti will be performed at 9:00 pm.

How to reach Varanasi?

By Air

  1. The nearest airport is at Babatpur airport which is 22 km from Varanasi. The direct flight is available from major cities.

By Train

  1. The nearest railway station is at Varanasi Junction which is 6 km away. From Varanasi city station, the temple is 2 km away. Varanasi is well connected all parts of India. Daily and Weekly trains are running with high frequency.

By Road

  1. Varanasi is well connected with other cities in nearby. Private and Government buses run to Varanasi on daily basis.

Reference Link: History