Rama, the Hindu god, is the hero of one of the most well known and
cherished books of Indian culture: The Ramayana. This story has been
passed down from generation to generation even before there was
is considered to be the ideal man and a perfect human; not only
physically, but mentally and spiritually.
victory of Rama over Ravana is celebrated in a 10-day festival known
as Dussehra, and
his return to his kingdom and coronation is celebrated with Diwali,
the festival of lights.