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Kumbhakarn

Kumbhakarn was a rakshasa and brother of Ravan. Despite of his monstrous size and great hunger, he was somewhat described of having a good character, though he killed and ate many sages just to show his power. He was considered so pious, intelligent and brave that Indra was jealous of him. Along with his brothers, Ravan and Vibhishana, he performed a major yajna andpenance for Lord Brahma. When the...
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Vibhishan

Vibhishan was the youngest son of Sage Vishrava, who was the son of Sage Pulatsya and the younger brother of Ravan, king of Lanka and Kumbakarn. Even though he was born in the demon race, he was alert and pious and considered himself a Brahmin, since his father was intuitively such. Due to Vibhishan’s differences with Ravan and because he was against the act of kidnapping Sita, Ravan exiled...
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Hanuman

Hanuman is a Hindu deity, who is an ardent devotee of Ram. Hanuman is an incarnation of the divine and a disciple of Sri Ram in the struggle against the demon king Ravan. Known also as Anjaneya Maruti, Pavanputra, Anjaniputra, Bajrang Bali and Hanumat, He is portrayed as the eleventh avatar of God Shiva (He is also called Rudra). Birth Hanuman was born to Anjana, a female vanara, and Kesari, a male...
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Sita

Sita was the wife of Ram, the seventh Avatar of Vishnu in the Hindu tradition. Sita was believed to be an incarnation (Avatar) of Lakshmi, the consort of Lord Vishnu. The occasion of her marriage to Ram, prince of Ayodhya, is celebrated as Vivaha Panchami. Sita was found in a furrow when Janaka king of Mithila was ploughing in a field as a part of a yagna. For that reason Sita is regarded as a daughter...
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