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Surpanakha - A destructive demoness from the Ramayana or tormented woman?

Surpanakha - A destructive demoness from the Ramayana or tormented woman?

It was time that Surpanakha got her chance to tell her story of repression, rage, revenge -- and eventual redemption. 

Ramayana: Why Sita refused to leave Lanka with Hanuman?

Ramayana: Why Sita refused to leave Lanka with Hanuman?

Sita was held captive in Ashoka Vatika, one of the most beautiful gardens ever designed on earth.

Actor Mukesh Rawal found dead on railway tracks

Actor Mukesh Rawal found dead on railway tracks

Mukesh Rawal was reportedly run-over by a train while crossing railway tracks.

Lord Rama’s father King Dasharatha was cursed by an old couple- Here’s why

Lord Rama’s father King Dasharatha was cursed by an old couple- Here’s why

According to legend, while Dasharatha was in the death-bed, he recalled an episode from the days of his youth when he rode to a forest for hunting.

PM Narendra Modi targets Pakistan in Lucknow's Dussehra address, says can't spare nations who support terror

PM Narendra Modi targets Pakistan in Lucknow's Dussehra address, says can't spare nations who support terror

Breaking from the tradition, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday attended the historic Aishbagh Ramlila in Lucknow on Dussehra.

Dussehra 2016: Indore celebrates 'Ravan Moksha Diwas'

Dussehra 2016: Indore celebrates 'Ravan Moksha Diwas'

Dashanan puja has been performed since 1970, which is completely in contrast to the popular traditions among Hindus.

Greater Noida village all set for Ravana temple

Ravana, however, will not stand alone in the sanctum sanctorum -- the idols of Lord Rama, Sita and Laxman as well will keep him company.

Shri Rama tales: Know who was responsible for poisoning Kaikeyi’s mind

Shri Rama tales: Know who was responsible for poisoning Kaikeyi’s mind

In this post, we will discuss Manthara dasi, who played a pivotal role in destroying the beautiful bond between Kaikeyi and King Dasharatha. 

Ramayana had another heroine besides SITA – Know more about her contributions

Ramayana had another heroine besides SITA – Know more about her contributions

Sita's younger sibling - Urmila - who was married to Lakshmana wanted to join her husband in the forest after Ram was asked to leave Ayodhya to fulfil his promise to Kaikeyi.

The place where Shri Rama met Shabari is in modern day Gujarat

The place where Shri Rama met Shabari is in modern day Gujarat

While Rama was on his mission along with brother Lakshmana to locate his beloved wife Sita, he came across Shabari, who had heard accounts of his kindness.

How THESE mothers changed the face of EPICS in India!

How THESE mothers changed the face of EPICS in India!

If father is the head of the family, then mothers are the heart of the family. It is your mother who dexterously manages the house and the outside world without a flicker of tiredness. A mother is the epitome of gratitude, love and sacrifice in any society.

Eleven lesser known facts about Ravana that will amaze you

Eleven lesser known facts about Ravana that will amaze you

Ravana was so obsessed he was with the idea winning Sita’s heart that he chose the path of self-destruction.

Demon king Ravana’s brother Vibhishana is immortal – Here’s why

Demon king Ravana’s brother Vibhishana is immortal – Here’s why

To walk the path of truth and righteousness, Vibhashana joined Rama’s army to fight against his own blood brother.

Know why it is important to read the Vedas!

Know why it is important to read the Vedas!

The great Sanatam Dharma is also known as the Vaidika Dharma because it is based on the Vedas. The scared text of Vedas is considered to be the the earliest literary record of Indo-Aryan civilization. 

A court in Bihar asks: Whom to punish if Lord Ram exiled Sita to forest?

A court in Bihar asks: Whom to punish if Lord Ram exiled Sita to forest?

The petitioner said he approached the court to seek justice for Sita. "I am in court, begging for justice to Sita."

Ramayana: 10 lessons the epic taught us

Ramayana: 10 lessons the epic taught us

There are various interpretations of the Ramayana. Here’s one way of looking at it.

Case against Lord Ram, Laxman filed in Bihar court, hearing today

Case against Lord Ram, Laxman filed in Bihar court, hearing today

A court in Bihar's Sitamarhi district has got a bizarre case in which the petitioner has sued Lord Ram for renouncing his wife Sita in Ramayana.

Paresh Rawal compares PM Narendra Modi with Lord Ram, says his name ensured BJP's victory in 2014

Paresh Rawal compares PM Narendra Modi with Lord Ram, says his name ensured BJP's victory in 2014

Bollywood actor and BJP MP Paresh Rawal on Wednesday showered praises on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, comparing his charisma with that of Lord Ram.

Some interesting facts about Lord Hanuman

Some interesting facts about Lord Hanuman

Lord Hanuman, popularly known as Bajranbali, is the son of Maa Anjana and Kesari. Here are some of the interesting facts about our beloved Bajranbali, who is has a day - Tuesday – dedicated to him.