In this Podcast we are going to listen to the stories that have shaped the great epic Ramayan. The lineage of Paulastya, his ancestry, and his penance made the son of a revered sage into the darkest villain of the Hindu epics. The story of Ravan and Kumbhkaran and their conquests, the boons, and the curses everything that made the gatekeepers of Vishnu their arch nemesis.
After getting the city of Lanka which was as beautiful as Indra's Amaravati, the pride of the three sons of Sukesh started touching the sky. These three brothers, who had already made themselves very strong with the boon of Lord Brahma, were now considering themselves to be no less than Indra, being the masters of an excellent city like Lanka.
In the previous episode, we learned how Kuber, on the advice of his father, Rishi Vishrava, surrendered the kingdom of Lanka to his Step-brother Ravan and himself established a new kingdom at Alkapuri, near Mount Kailash. Tired of Ravana's cruelty, Kuber sent one of his messengers to Lanka. In this episode of 'Ramayana Se Pahle' podcast, we will know what Lankanaresh Dashanan did after listening to Kuber's message.
In the previous episode of the podcast, we heard how Ravana subdued King Marut's kingdom in Lanka. After conquering the kingdom of King Marut without any bloodshed, Ravana's arrogance increased further and he planned to subdue the entire earth. What happened when Ravana attacked Ayodhya and how this war predicted Ravana's annihilation, we will know in today's episode of the podcast Ramayan se Pahle.
In the previous episode, we learned how Meghnad pleased Bhagwan Shankar and obtained many divine weapons and an illusion called Tamasi from him. And how by marrying his sister Kumbhinasi to the Rakshas Raj Madhu, Ravana gained a powerful friend who could support him in the war. In today's part, we will know how the campaign started by Ravana to defeat the four Digpals, reached Devraj Indra. Apart from this, we will also know about the curse due to which Ravana could not touch Maata Sita even after kidnapping her.
A few days had passed since the deities went to Vishnu. Sukesh had died and his eldest son Malyavan had ascended the throne of Lanka. When he learned that the gods and sages had conspired to kill him and his descendants with the help of Lord Vishnu, Mallyawan was furious.
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After living in Patal for many years, Malyavan and Sumali were now remembering their old days spent in Lanka. The allure and opulence of Lanka was attracting him again and again. In such a situation, one day Sumali could not live and without caring for his life, he thought of coming once to see his beloved city of Lanka.
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In the previous episode of the podcast, we heard how after destroying the army of Yakshas, Ravana defeated Kuber and forced him to flee. After the defeat of Kuber, Dashanan also snatched away the “Pushpak Vimana” given to Kuber by Brahmaji as a symbol of his victory and sitting on it, started moving in the sky with great pride. While traveling through the sky, Ravana's sight fell on Mount Kailash, more beautiful than heaven, then what happened next, we will know in today's episode of the podcast before Ramayana.
In the previous episode of the podcast, we learned how Devarshi Narad instigated Lankapati Ravana to fight Yamraj. He believed that apart from Mrityu himself, no one was capable of stopping the wicked Dashanan, hence Naradji was inculcating in his mind that after the attack on Yampuri, the destruction of Lankapati was inevitable! But what happened after all, let us know what happened when Ravana attacked Yamalok!
In the previous episode of the series “Ramayan se Pahle”, we learned how Ravana along with his demonic army, Nagas and Nivatakavacha demons attacked the Varun Lok and defeated his sons and while returning from there to Lanka, he forcefully abducted many girls. Brought them with him to Lanka. Now we will know - what happened when Ravana came back to Lanka and faced his sister Surpanakha after killing his brother-in-law Vidyutjihva.
In our last episode, we learned how Malyavan and Sumali along with their sons and other remaining demons fled and hid in Patal Lok after Mali was killed by Lord Vishnu in the Devsur battle between Sukesh's sons and Devraj Indra.
In today's episode, we will know who became the master of the golden city of Lanka after Sukesh's sons ran away from Lanka.
In the sixth episode, we learned how after meeting his step-brother Kuber, his mother Kaikesi instilled in Dasgriva the idea of becoming even more glorious than him. What Dasgriva did for him and how he established his dominance over Lanka, we will know in this episode of ‘Ramayana se Pahle’ podcast.
Till now we have learned how the Rakshas empire started and how Sumali's grandson Dasgriva removed his step brother Kuber from the throne of Lanka and re-established Rakshas rule there. What did Lanka King Dashanan do after establishing his dominance over Lanka, we will know in this episode of 'Ramayan se Pahle' podcast.
In the previous episode of the podcast, we heard how after atoning for the insult of Mahadev, after receiving blessings from him, Ravana's ego increased further and he started considering himself greater than Indra. In today's episode, we will learn about an important character who initiated the great battle of Ramayana. The story of a sadhvi whose flame of insult burnt Ravana's lineage. After all, who was this Sadhvi and how was her connection with Ramayana, let us know in today's episode of the podcast 'Ramayana se pahle'.
In the previous episode of the podcast, we heard how Ravana had to face the curse of that ascetic due to his attempt to forcibly abduct Vedavati. But Ravana, intoxicated with the pride of his power, did not feel any remorse due to his curse and got busy in establishing his dominance over Trilok. With this objective in mind, he attacked the yagya of King Marut. We will know what happened in that Yagya in today's episode of the podcast Ramayan se Pahle.
In the previous episode of the podcast, we learned how Ravana, instigated by Devarshi Narad, attacked Yamlok and fought with Yamraj. This war, which lasted for several days, finally ended after the mediation of Brahma Ji. Now, after defeating Kuber and Yama, the king of Lanka, who had vowed to defeat the four Lokpals, set out towards the abyss to fight with the third Lokpal Varun Dev. Let us know what happened when Ravana had the audacity to attack Varun Dev's world.
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