Ramayana Lessons

Age of Rama when he killed Ravana

As per Ramayana, the average age of humans is much much higher in Treta yuga compared to Kali yuga. As per Ramayana, after returning from his exile Rama ruled the kingdom for eleven thousand years. […]


Your brother is with you, mine left me…

In the battle field, just before dying, Ravana discusses the reasons for his defeat with Rama. The discussion goes like this: ” Rama…. I am superior to you in almost all the aspects of life. […]


Maricha – Saint OR Demon ?

Maricha is an important character in Ramayana, who turned the story by helping Ravana to kidnap Sita. When Ravan approached for help, Maricha was reluctant to support Ravana. Maricha told Ravana that he is leading […]

Bhanu Satyanarayana   Personality development . Ramayana Lessons

Lessons from Ramayana

Ramayana is popular for it’s Story with great narration. It is also popular for the values that it teaches to the humankind. All of us have a lot to learn from Ramayana like how to behave with […]

Bhanu Satyanarayana   Ramayana Lessons

Teachings of Ravana

When the demon king Ravana was attacked by Lord Rama and was nearing his death, Rama asked his brother Lakshman to go to him and learn something which no other person except an erudite Brahmin […]


For all fathers, why should you teach Ramayana to your kid

After Dasaratha ordered Rama to go to forest for 14 years, Kausalya, the mother of Rama who couldn’t bear leaving Rama argues that he need not obey his father. Rama told Kausalya, “I have no […]


Sringeri Sankaracharya about child-rearing, the guru, reconversion to Hinduism and more

How can parents instill spirituality in their children? It is the duty of parents to inform and educate their children about our culture from a tender age. For example, as children, we were regularly told […]


Hanuman – the master communicator – Communication lessons from Ramayana Part – 2

In Sundara Kanda, Hanuman returned from Lanka after seeing Sita. All the other monkeys from his search group were waiting anxiously at the other end of the ocean. He told them that he could locate […]


Is our history boring?

Yes, for me at least As a student, I used to read history only for getting marks. Each time I do so, my reluctance to history would grow more and more. The middle kingdom of […]