Episode 110 – Lakshmana to accompany Rama and Sita to the forest!!!

In the last couple of episodes we were witnessing the lengthy argument that Sita had with Rama in order to convince him to go the forest along with him. On one hand, Rama was deeply moved by the unconditional love and affection bestowed by Sita on him, but on the other hand he felt concernedContinue reading “Episode 110 – Lakshmana to accompany Rama and Sita to the forest!!!”

Episode 109 – Sita gets angry on Rama – Rama accepts her decision to accompany him!!

In the previous episode we witnessed a fascinating argument between Rama and Sita, wherein Sita expresses her desire and will to accompany Rama wherever he goes. Rama was concerned with Sita’s security and safety and thus in turn advises her to stay back at Ayodhya while he was on exile. However, Sita didn’t relent fromContinue reading “Episode 109 – Sita gets angry on Rama – Rama accepts her decision to accompany him!!”

Episode 108 – Rama tries to convince Sita not to accompany him to the forest!!

So far we’ve witnessed the series of events wherein Rama has made a decision of going on an exile after the instruction from Kaikeyi! Accordingly he goes to his mother Kaushalya to inform his decision and take her blessings before leaving to the forest. Upon hearing Rama’s decision, Kaushalya couldn’t take it and she startedContinue reading “Episode 108 – Rama tries to convince Sita not to accompany him to the forest!!”

Episode 107 – At what age did Rama leave for the forest? – Beauty of the Sanskrit Language!!

In the previous episode we continued our discussion about Rama’s exile plans and how Kaikeyi took control of the proceedings at Ayodhya to dictate terms to people. Accordingly she orders that her son Bharata would henceforth rule Ayodhya and Rama go on exile for the next fourteen years! When she conveyed this to Rama, heContinue reading “Episode 107 – At what age did Rama leave for the forest? – Beauty of the Sanskrit Language!!”

Episode 106 – Rama to Kaushalya: “Jana–Raajya” for Bharata and “Vana-Raajya” for me!!

Yesterday we witnessed that Kaikeyi orders Rama for his exile of fourteen years and her son Bharata would instead be coronated to the throne of Ayodhya! We also saw that Rama was more than happy (rather than shocked and angry) at Kaikeyi’s decision and accepted the exile with all his glee! Such is an exampleContinue reading “Episode 106 – Rama to Kaushalya: “Jana–Raajya” for Bharata and “Vana-Raajya” for me!!”

Episode 105 – “Step-motherly” Kaikeyi orders Rama’s exile!!!

In the previous few episodes we witnessed shocking events that started to unfold at Ayodhya, with Kaikeyi standing firm and determined in the two boons that she wanted King Dasharata to grant her immediately! However and in whatever way King Dasharata tried to convince her, she was adamant in her stance and refused even aContinue reading “Episode 105 – “Step-motherly” Kaikeyi orders Rama’s exile!!!”

Episode 104 – Lord Rama ‘s pledge to Kaikeyi and King Dasharata!!

In the previous episode we witnessed that King Dasharata was trying his best to convince his wife Kaikeyi. At one point of time, he even went to the extent of falling on her feet to make her relent! But nothing worked out! Kaikeyi was firm in what she wanted! She was very clear in herContinue reading “Episode 104 – Lord Rama ‘s pledge to Kaikeyi and King Dasharata!!”

Episode 103 – “Eti Janmam Idi Ha! Oh Rama!” – King Dasharata stands defeated by his own wife Kaikeyi!!!

In the previous episode we witnessed that Kaikeyi finally breaks the ice with King Dasharata by asking him the two boons that he had granted her once upon a time. Accordingly, her demands were that, her son Bharata would rule Ayodhya henceforth, and Rama be sent on exile for the next fourteen years! Upon hearingContinue reading “Episode 103 – “Eti Janmam Idi Ha! Oh Rama!” – King Dasharata stands defeated by his own wife Kaikeyi!!!”

Episode 102 – Kaikeyi STUNS King Dasharata with her two boons!!!

During the last episode we spoke about why was Manthara the only woman who was against Rama ever since his childhood days. Thus, Manthara saw this as the right opportunity to take her vengeance on Rama and deny him the kingdom of Ayodhya! She used Kaikeyi as her instrument to get her vengeance fulfilled andContinue reading “Episode 102 – Kaikeyi STUNS King Dasharata with her two boons!!!”

Episode 101 – Why is Manthara the ONLY person in Ayodhya who is against Rama?

In the previous episode we witnessed that Manthara was brainwashing Kaikeyi to go and ask King Dasharata for the two pending boons granted to her. Initially Kaikeyi was hesitant to do it as she felt guilty of asking a selfish favor to her own husband! However, Manthara never relented in her effort. She made sureContinue reading “Episode 101 – Why is Manthara the ONLY person in Ayodhya who is against Rama?”