Hanuman langur is associated with Lord Hanuman of Ramayana and is revered by the Hindus, it is seldom molested and they have lost all fear of man. It's also known as the temple monkey. Considered as a single species earlier, 7 distinct subspecies are now recognised in India. Hanuman langur is widely distributed over the subcontinent.
In religion and mythology
Pic Courtesy: Animal Diversity Web
References: S. H. Prater The book of Indian Animals), Wikipedia, Animal Diversity Web, iloveindia.com
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