Great lucky monkeys

“Who knows not the prowess of the monkeys who in the days of yore used to visit the celestials invited?” — Valmiki Ramayana, Sundarakanda Sarga 58

5 thoughts on “Great lucky monkeys”

  1. What a joy to meet someone else who knows of Hanuman. Was he one heckuva monkey, or what? I can still see him flying across the ocean seeking Sita in Lanka.

  2. The black-face langur monkeys in West Bengal, where I spent some time last year, are also known as Hanuman monkeys. They are very powerful, but relatively well-behaved. Here’s a photo link:

    I have some good video somewhere of them, which I’ll eventually post to my blog.

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