Tag: Ramayana

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  • Arrest warrant issued against Rakhi Sawant

    Arrest warrant issued against Rakhi Sawant

    A local court here has issued an arrest warrant against Bollywood actress Rakhi Sawant for allegedly making objectionable remarks against sage Valmiki, who wrote the mythological Hindu epic 'Ramayana'. The warrant was issued on March 9 on the basis of a complaint filed against her for allegedly hurting religious sentiments of Valmiki community with her …

    April 2, 2017
  • Arrest warrant issued against Rakhi Sawant

    Arrest warrant issued against Rakhi Sawant

    A local court here has issued an arrest warrant against Bollywood actress Rakhi Sawant for allegedly making objectionable remarks against sage Valmiki, who wrote the mythological Hindu epic 'Ramayana'. The warrant was issued on March 9 on the basis of a complaint filed against her for allegedly hurting religious sentiments of Valmiki community with her …

    April 2, 2017
  • The downsized women in Ramayana

    The downsized women in Ramayana

    Book name: The Liberation of Sita Genre: Fiction Author: Volga Publisher: Harper Perennial Price: Rs 199 The modern day readers of Valmiki’s Ramayana would term it the most anti-feminist piece of work in the world’s history. Although people now would think it is unethical to bring out the follies in the epic which is kept …

    December 6, 2016
  • The land of the Ramayana

    The land of the Ramayana

    My first close look at a bonnet monkey was an experience that I still remember. I was five then and was at Courtallam, at the main falls, and my mother had given me an athirasam to eat — a flat, circular, fried cake made of boiled jaggery and finely-sifted, pounded rice flour. My mother’s culinary …

    September 3, 2016