Ravana is the primary antagonist in the Hindu epic Ramayana, where he is depicted as the Rakshasa king of Sri Lanka. he is considered by Dalits as a great hero.Ravana is depicted and described as having ten heads and two ears in total. He is described as a believer of the god Shiva the Destroyer, a great scholar, a capable ruler and a maestro of the Veena, but someone who wished to overpower the gods.Ten Heads of Ravan represents that he had knowledge of Six Shastra and Four Vedas (Rigveda, Yajurveda, Samaveda,Atharvaveda). In the great epic Ramayana, he is the antagonist.
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  • Wish you all a very happy Diwali

    … after vanquishing Ravana, the evil, and thereby spiritually signifying the victory of good over evil, light over darkness, hope over despair and knowledge over ignorance. The festival typically extends for five days but the main festival night of Diwali occurs on the darkest new moon night of Hindu lunar month, Karthika. Diwali, the festival of lights…

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