A common question about the life and times of Valmiki, is in regards to his status as a former robber, before attaining enlightenment and writing the Ramayana. While Hindu scholars do not invest much time into debating the veracity of these claims, folklore and Hindu religious textbook knowledge of Valmiki coexist side by side, and…
Rishi(Saint) Vishwamitra along with his disciples used to worship and do yagna(ritual sacrifices) in the forest but the rakshasas(demons) didn’t allow them to do so. They used to interfere in the sacred rituals and interrupt the sacred processions. Thus Rishi Vishwamitra went to King Dashratha and asked him to handover his sons; Rama and Lakshmana…
How Sati saved her husband’s honour by self immolating herself in the fire altar.
WHY DID SATI TRANSFORM HERSELF INTO SITA.
The story of how the demonic king Ravana abducted Goddess Sita.
The story of how Shri Tulsidas transformed a girl into a boy.
The transformation of Valmiki from a Thief to a Rishi(sage)