The Ramayana is one of the great epic stories of India - and of the world. It tells the story of Prince Rama’s quest to rescue his wife Sita from the ten headed demon, Ravana.
The Ramayana is a sacred text. It was written in Sanskrit sometime between 500 and 100 BCE and is 24,000 verses long. Rama and Sita, by their actions, embody living life in accordance with Dharma, the Hindu teachings.