On The Side Of The Devas

“O Vaidehi, you shall today see Rama along with Lakshmana, joining in determination like Vishnu killing the Daityas.” (Hanuman, Valmiki Ramayana, Sundara Kand, 37.22) drakṣyasi adya eva vaidehi rāghavam saha lakṣmaṇam | vyavasāya samāyuktam viṣṇum daitya vadhe yathā || Though… Read More ›

Behind The Silly Rituals

“O Maithili, I shall restore you today to Shri Rama, who is staying on Mount Prasravana, like the fire-god bringing offerings placed in fire to Indra.” (Hanuman, Valmiki Ramayana, Sundara Kand, 37.21) aham prasravaṇasthāya rāghavāya adya maithili | prāpayiṣyāmi śakrāya… Read More ›

No Burden Too Much

“Or I shall release you even today from these miseries caused by the Rakshasas. Do you ascend my back, O irreproachable lady.” (Hanuman, Valmiki Ramayana, Sundara Kand, 37.19) Download this episode (right click and save) athavā mocayiṣyāmi tām adya eva… Read More ›

On His Recommendation

“Rama will arrive here as soon as he hears from me, with a great advancing military force filled with monkeys and bears.” (Hanuman speaking to Sita Devi, Valmiki Ramayana, Sundara Kand, 37.18) Download this episode (right click and save) śrutvā… Read More ›

Dealing With Bad Guys

“It is not possible for that best of men to be moved by danger. I know well of His energy, like Shachi knows with Indra.” (Sita Devi speaking to Hanuman, Valmiki Ramayana, Sundara Kand, 37.15) Download this episode (right click… Read More ›

With One Hand Tied Behind His Back

“He killed fourteen thousand Rakshasas in the forest of Janasthana without the help of His brother. What enemy would not become agitated by this?” (Sita Devi speaking to Hanuman, Valmiki Ramayana, Sundara Kand, 37.14) caturdaśa sahasrāṇi rākṣasānām jaghāna yaḥ |… Read More ›

There Should Be No Doubt

“O Vanara, in Raghava there are fortitude, manliness, courage, gratitude, non-maliciousness, prowess and energy.” (Sita Devi speaking to Hanuman, Valmiki Ramayana, Sundara Kand, 37.13) utsāhaḥ pauruṣam sattvam ānṛśaṃsyam kṛtajñatā | vikramaḥ ca prabhāvaḥ ca santi vānara rāghave || Download this… Read More ›