ravana threatening sita

A High Class Person

“It is known that He is a knower of religious principles and very much affectionate towards the surrendered souls. Thus you should make a friendship with Him, if you desire to continue living.” (Sita Devi speaking to Ravana, Valmiki Ramayana,… Read More ›

Sharanagata Vatsala

“It is known that He is a knower of religious principles and very much affectionate towards the surrendered souls. Thus you should make a friendship with Him, if you desire to continue living.” (Sita Devi speaking to Ravana, Valmiki Ramayana,… Read More ›

A Fitting Friend

“It is appropriate for you to make friends with Rama, that best among men, if you wish to continue in your current state and if you want to avoid a ghastly slaying.” (Sita Devi speaking to Ravana, Valmiki Ramayana, Sundara… Read More ›

Opportunity for Service

“Very well then, Ravana, unite me, who am distressed, with Rama, as a female elephant gains the company of a great elephant in the forest.” (Sita Devi, Valmiki Ramayana, Sundara Kand, 21.18-19) sādhu rāvaṇa rāmeṇa māṃ samānaya duḥkhitām || vane… Read More ›

One Against Twenty

“After having rested on the worshiped arm of the Lord of the world, how can I now take rest on the arm of any other?” (Sita Devi speaking to Ravana, Valmiki Ramayana, Sundara Kand, 21.16-17) upadhāya bhujam tasya lokanāthasya satkṛtam… Read More ›

The Worshiped Arm

“After having rested on the worshiped arm of the Lord of the world, how can I now take rest on the arm of any other?” (Sita Devi speaking to Ravana, Valmiki Ramayana, Sundara Kand, 21.16-17) upadhāya bhujam tasya lokanāthasya satkṛtam… Read More ›

Selling Your Soul

“It is not possible for me to be tempted by opulence or wealth. I am undeviatingly with Rama, like the radiance with the sun.” (Sita Devi speaking to Ravana, Valmiki Ramayana, Sundara Kand, 21.15-16) śakyā lobhayituṃ nāhamaiśvaryeṇa dhanena vā ||… Read More ›

You Don’t Know Me

“It is not possible for me to be tempted by opulence or wealth. I am undeviatingly with Rama, like the radiance with the sun.” (Sita Devi speaking to Ravana, Valmiki Ramayana, Sundara Kand, 21.15-16) śakyā lobhayituṃ nāhamaiśvaryeṇa dhanena vā ||… Read More ›