Which Forest kidnapped Sita Ravana?

Ashok Vatika is the place where Maa Sita was kept as captive by the Demon King Ravana after her abduction from Dandakaranya. in the epic Ramayana. It is also said that Maa Sita refused to stay in the King’s palace but preferred to stay in Ashok Vatika under the Ashoka Tree./Vana.

Who kidnapped Sita from the forest?

evil Ravana
The evil Ravana, King of the Demons, who had 10 heads and 20 arms, spied Rama’s beautiful wife Sita in the forest. He fell in love with her instantly. Ravana arranged for his servant Maricha to disguise himself as a golden deer and tempt Rama and Lakshman away from Sita.

Where did Ravana take Sita and why?

Then he went to mareecha for help. And here’s what he told mareecha. He went to Mareecha n said, there is an arrogant n bad person called Rama n because of his bad nature his father Dasarath sent him to forest. He doesn’t deserve a beautiful wife like Sita n so I need to take her with me to Lanka .

Where was Sita imprisoned by Ravana?

garden Ashoka Vatika
Sita, the wife of Rama, had been abducted by Ravana, king of the demons, and imprisoned in Ravana’s walled garden Ashoka Vatika, where she was guarded by female demons and ogres of varied description.

In which country is Ashok Vatika?

Ashok Vatika was a garden in Lanka that was located in the kingdom of the Rakshasa king Ravana, as mentioned in the Vishnu Purana and the Hindu epic Ramayana of Valmiki, and all subsequent versions, including the Ramacharitamanas written by Tulsidas, where it finds mention in the Sundar Kand.

Where is Ashok Vatika in Sri Lanka?

Sita Eliya
The Ashok Vatika is the place where Ravana kept the Sita captive. Ashok Vatika is a garden that is present in the Sita Eliya in Sri Lanka.

Did Ravana touch Sita kidnapping?

For raping his fiancee Rambha, Nal Kuber cursed Ravana to burn to ashes moment he forces himself on a woman sexually (उत्तर कांड, अध्याय 26, श्लोक 39). This is the reason behind ‘Ravan didn’t touch Sita’.

How many years Ravana kidnapped Sita?

“In the actual Ramayan- its said that Sita was kidnapped somewhere in the 10th year of the exile and the search for Sita, going to Lanka, fighting the war and killing Ravana took atleast another 2.5- 3 years. By the time it was over it was 13 years completed.

Where did Sita stay in Lanka?

Ashok Vatika
Sita stayed at Ashok Vatika until the end of the epic battle between Rama and Ravana, which resulted in the destruction of Ravana himself and most of this clan. Much of the Ashoka Vatika was destroyed by Hanuman when he first visited Lanka searching for Sita.