The presiding deity of Prachin Hanuman Temple is Lord Hanuman. This temple is very popular amongst the locals and visitors alike and is thronged to full capacity on Tuesdays and Thursdays. According to legends, the Prasad or the sweets (boondi) offered by the priests of the temple is highly sacred and is savored by pilgrims of all ages. Here, the divine presence of God is said to be very prominent and wishes asked for with an innocent mind and pure heart are often granted. This makes this temple a place worth visiting.