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What is name of Ravan?
Last Updated: 19th March, 2020
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Also, what is Ravana wife name?
Mandodari was the daughter of Mayasura, the King oftheAsuras (demons), and the apsara (celestial nymphs) Hema.Mandodaribears two sons: Meghanada (Indrajit) and Akshayakumara.Accordingto some Ramayana adaptations, Mandodari is also the motherofRama's wife Sita, who is infamously kidnappedbyRavana.
Additionally, what is Father name of Ravan? According to the Ramayana story, Ravana wastheson of a Rishi (sage), a Brahmin father, and aKshatriya(warrior) Rakshasa (demon) mother, thus attaining a statusofBrahmarakshasa. Ravana was born to a great sage Vishrava(orVesamuni), and his wife, the Daitya princessKaikesi.
Beside above, what is the meaning of the name Ravana?
The word Ravana is derived from the rootword“Ru” which means cry, bewail, roar,scream.Ravana being the grandson of Pulastya was calledPoulastya.He was the son of Vishvaravas and Kaikasi. He was thestep brotherof Kubera who ruled ShriLanka. Shiva then nameshimRavana and also relieves the pain infingers.
What is the name of Ravana daughter?
Ravana's daughter: In Sanghadasa's Jainaversionof Ramayana and also in Adbhuta Ramayana, Sita,entitledVasudevahindi, is born as the daughter ofRavana.According to this version, astrologers predict thatfirst child ofVidyadhara Maya (Ravana's wife) will destroyhislineage.