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Ramayana-Jenna Bailey by Mind Map: Ramayana-Jenna Bailey
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Ramayana-Jenna Bailey

Background

written by Valmiki in 400 BCE

granted mara (evil) by a person he was trying to steal from

"mara" sounds like "rama"- lead to Ramayana

Characters

Main characters

Rama

Hanuman

Lakshman

Sita

Ravana

Minor Characters

Sugriva

Dasharatha

Story

Summary

adventures of Rama, banished from his country and wandering for long years in the wilderness of Southern India; saves his wife (with help from his half-brother) from Ravana

1500 BC Bala Kanda, India

Chapters

Bala-kanda

Ayodhya-kanda

Aranya-kanda

Kishkindhya-kanda

Sundara-kanda

Yuddha-kanda

Uttara-kanda

Varying endings

Cultural Importance

Rama is a worshiped deity in Hinduism

Made into a TV show

Advertisements and pictures of characters seen throughout streets on India

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Compostition

24, 000 verses

7 books/chapters

Bibliography