Baal Kaand of Sri Ram Charit Manas

Sri Ramcharitmanas consists of seven chapters or Adhyaya. The chapters have quatrains called chaupais, broken by dohas or couplets and have occasional sortha and chhand. The first Chapter is Baal Kand. It tells about the importance of the name Ram of the Lord Ram, how the story of Lord Ram is propagated through the ages, who told whom and how Tulsidas got this story, about the reasons of incarnation of the Lord on earth, the marriage of Shiv & Parvati and the childhood of Lord Ram.

Apr 07, 2014, 18:59 PM IST