Story of Diwali: Rama and Sita

Updated: 6/29/2020
Story of Diwali: Rama and Sita

Storyboard Text

  • The King wanted his son, Rama, and his beautiful princess, Sita to become the next monarchs however one of his wives wanted her son to become the king. The current King agreed as he had promises all of his wives that they would get whatever they asked. Sita and Rama were sent away
  • So Sita and Rama went away to live in the forest with Rama's brother, Lakshman, who came with them. Then, in the forest they spied a golden deer. Sita asked the brothers to get it for her as she was blinded by its beauty.
  • Little did Sita know that the golden deer was a trick and behind it was Ravanda, a ten headed person pretending to be a holy man.
  • Ravanda then stole Sita away into his castle on a remote island far way.
  • When Rama found out, he was very sad and gathered an army with the help of Hanuman the monkey army general. He found Ravanda's castle and started battling for Sita. After may years of fighting, finally the war ends and Rama kills Ravanda and gets Sita back.