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Who is Pushpotkata in Ravana?

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Likewise, what was Ravana's gotra?

Ravana's grandfather on his father's side,thesage Pulastya, was one of the ten Prajapatis or mind-born sonsofBrahma and one of the Saptarishi (Seven Great Sages Rishi) inthefirst Manvantara (age of Manu). They completed their educationfromtheir father, with Ravana being a great scholar oftheVedas.

Subsequently, question is, what is the mother name of Ravana? Kaikesi

Beside above, what is the birthplace of Ravana?

Bisrakh is a village 10 km away of Greater Noida, intheIndian state of Uttar Pradesh. The locals claim their village tobebirthplace of the legendary king Ravana, whorulesLanka in the epic Ramayana.

Is Ravana a God?

Ravana is the mythical multi-headed demon-kingofLanka in Hindu mythology. With ten heads and twentyarms,Ravana could change into any form he wished.Representingthe very essence of evil, he famously fought andultimately lost aseries of epic battles against the hero Rama,seventh avatar ofVishnu.

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What language did Ravana speak?

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