Expounding on the Ramayana is a time-honored tradition. These four short stories center on the love story between Ram and Sita and Laksman and Urmila. Falling in love, dealing with fathers, traveling to strange and distant lands...they're all here in Tales from the Ramayana by Diana Allandale. More
King Janaka has a problem. The time has come to marry off his eldest daughter, Sita, but it’s his opinion that no man exists who is worthy of his little girl. Seeing a way to keep her by his side, he proposes an impossible-to-win contest, confident no man will ever accomplish the deed he sets forth.
What Janaka never expects, however, is for his daughter to fall in love, or for the boy she falls in love with – to be a god incarnate!
The Ramayana, an ancient epic from India, is a wonderful story of battles and bravery, of courage and spiritual fulfillment. But at its heart, the Ramayana is a love story. The four short stories in this collection reveal the beginnings of that love.