Ramayana by Sanjay Patel

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March 9, 2010
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  The cover of Ramayana: Divine Loophole shows Prince Rama squaring off against the demon king Ravana.
    The cover of Ramayana: Divine Loophole shows Prince Rama squaring off against the demon king Ravana.
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  Her purity vouchsafed by the fire god Agni, Sita and Rama are reunited after the epic battle.
    Her purity vouchsafed by the fire god Agni, Sita and Rama are reunited after the epic battle.
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  Rama strikes the final blow against Ravana, aiming Vishnu's bow at his navel, the monster's only weak spot.
    Rama strikes the final blow against Ravana, aiming Vishnu's bow at his navel, the monster's only weak spot.
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  Though she transformed herself into an alluring lady, the demon Soorpanaka can't tempt Rama away from his wife Sita.
    Though she transformed herself into an alluring lady, the demon Soorpanaka can't tempt Rama away from his wife Sita.
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  One of the better triptychs in the book, this one shows Rama's brother Lakshman (with a magical sword) on the left, Sita (in a golden sari) in the center, and Rama (with a divine golden arrow).
    One of the better triptychs in the book, this one shows Rama's brother Lakshman (with a magical sword) on the left, Sita (in a golden sari) in the center, and Rama (with a divine golden arrow).
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  Rama makes friends with Hanuman, Sugriva, and Jambavan, animals that would help marshal his forces against Ravana.
    Rama makes friends with Hanuman, Sugriva, and Jambavan, animals that would help marshal his forces against Ravana.
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  An epic battle between the jungle animals at Rama's command and Ravana's demon army.
    An epic battle between the jungle animals at Rama's command and Ravana's demon army.
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  Ravana vanquished and order restored, Rama and Sita take their place as king and queen.
    Ravana vanquished and order restored, Rama and Sita take their place as king and queen.
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