Lord Hanuman is known as the only devotee of Rama. There is nothing he cannot do. Hanuman, the lord of infinite strength, wisdom and might, is the lord of Ashtasiddhika. There are many references to Hanuman in the Puranas. Here is the five-faced or five-faced form of Hanuman: According to the Brihatpurnaschayaranava, the Panchamukhi Hanuman is extremely glorious, mighty, Panchatatva and Pancharu-like, very terrifying, and by meditating on it, all tasks are completed.
Hanuman’s east face is that of a monkey. Hanuman with such a form has become a crushed or crooked face as bright as the sun. These are the devotees of Hanuman Komal and Ramachandra. Hanuman’s south face is in the form of a lion. Hanuman with such a face is a wonderful person, radiant, fierce, frightening, able to remove all fears and anxieties. Read more
Hanuman’s west face is in the form of an eagle. Such Hanumans with crooked beaks, with all their strength and power included in the same beak, are adorned with eyebrow-shaped ornaments, destroy the enemy like snakes. Hanuman’s north face is like that of a pig. Hanuman with such a form is able to send bright black form, ghosts, phantoms to the underworld, has the power to cure diseases like fever etc.
Hanuman’s face is like that of a horse. Hanuman, the ascending horseman with such a form, is able to destroy the demons, Mahavali and even the planets and stars.
How to build a statue of Lord Hanuman?
As mentioned in the Agni Purana, when making a statue of Hanuman, one should show that he had a thunderbolt in one hand and the ground was washed away under his feet. Rao has said that when making an idol of Hanuman, the length should be made by reaching a little above the nitto, chest or thigh of Rama. According to the Saptatal measurements, a statue of Hanuman should be made by measuring 84 langurs and only two hands should be made.
The right hand should be held close to the mouth and the left hand should be bent up to the knee. Hanuman should make a face like a devotee or a servant.