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Srimad Vālmīki Rāmāyaṇa | Bāla Kāṇḍa ~ Sarga 26 of 77


Introduction Rama encounters his first problem-female demoness Tataka, also called as Taadaka, and eliminates her at the orders of sage Vishvamitra. This is a crucial test put to Rama by Vishvamitra in ascertaining whether Rama is the follower of dharma through elder men’s orders or not. Rama eradicates Tataka basing on his own self-confidence. ॐ […]

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Srimad Vālmīki Rāmāyaṇa | Bāla Kāṇḍa ~ Sarga 21 of 77


Introduction The ire of sage Vishvamitra is shown at king Dasharatha. To pacify sage Vishvamitra, sage Vashishta intervenes and convinces king Dasharatha to send Rama with sage Vishvamitra. While doing so, sage Vashishta enumerates the capabilities of sage Vishvamitra, his knowledge of weaponry. Vashishta also suggests that all those weapons will be given to Rama, […]

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Srimad Vālmīki Rāmāyaṇa | Bāla Kāṇḍa ~ Sarga 13 of 77

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Introduction King Dasharatha requests Sage Vashishta, the Royal Priest to commence works for the Vedic ritual. Sage Vashishta instructs all the concerned about the discipline to be observed in executing the works. Sage Vashishta also instructs the minister Sumantra to invite various kings of other countries, and those kings will be received with great hospitality. […]

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Srimad Vālmīki Rāmāyaṇa | Bāla Kāṇḍa ~ Sarga 12 of 77


Introduction King Dasharatha requests the Sages to conduct the Vedic ritual for which the sages indent paraphernalia, which the ministers are ordered to supply forthwith. This chapter is almost a replication of chapter 8, excepting the inclusion of references to Sage Rishyasringa who by now is available in Ayodhya. ॐ ॐ ॐ ॐ ॐ ॐ […]

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