Saturday, March 31, 2012

The Crow, the crime and Rama’s reasons.


Some thoughts on the Crow, the crime and Raman's reasons on the occasion of Sri Rama Navami.

 

The story of Kakasura vadha is a well known one. Jayantha, the son of Indra took the form of a crow and troubled Sita when Sita and Rama were in exile. Sita recalled that story and asked Hanuman to convey it to Rama as a token of her identity. In this post I am dealing with certain issues connected with this episode.