Why it is called Sundara Kandam?
The work depicts the adventures of Hanuman and his selflessness, strength, and devotion to Rama are emphasized in the text. Hanuman was fondly called “Sundara” by his mother Anjani and Sage Valmiki chose this name over others as the Sundara Kanda is about Hanuman’s journey to Lanka. Sundara Kanda.
How many Sargam are there in Sundara Kandam?
There are a total of 70 songs in Srimad Valmiki Ramayanam – Sundarakanda – Sarga 1 – 68.
What is the story in Sundara Kandam?
Sundara Kanda / Sundara Kandam depicts the adventures of Hanuman. Hanuman was lovingly called Sundara by his mother Anjani and this kand deals primarily with Hanuman’s journey to Lanka and his selflessness, strength, and devotion to Rama.
How do you read Sundara Kandam?
How to PLAN and Cover the Sundarakandam Parayanam within specified days:
- Read the entire Sundara Kanda once in ONE full day.
- Read Chapter 1-35 on the first day and the rest of the chapters in the SECOND day.
- Read Chapter 1-37 on the first day, 37-40 on the second day and the rest on the THIRD day.
How long is Sunderkand path?
It takes about 2 hours to complete the Sunder Kand Path, so one should sit quietly and recite Sunder Kand with full devotion. While reciting, keep meditation at the feet of Lord Shri Ram and Hanuman Ji.
How many Kand are there in Sunderkand?
Sundara Kand (Chapter) is the fifth Kand in the Ramayan composed by Valmiki. The seven Kands of Valmiki’s Ramayan include Bala Kanda, Ayodhya Kanda, Aranya Kanda, Kishkindha Kanda, Sundara Kanda, Yuddha Kanda and Uttara Kanda.
How long is Sundara Kandam?
Sundara Kandam comprises of 2885 slokas or verses spread in 68 chapters. I will give a brief account of the story for you to ascertain the context.
What are the rules for reading Ramayana?
The holy book has to be recited facing east or north in the morning and west or north in the evening. During other hours, the ritual has to be done facing north. A devotee has to sit cross-legged on the floor while reciting Ramayana.
Can we read Sunderkand daily?
Sunderkand plays a vital role in improving the financial condition of a person. It protects oneself against diseases and ensures good health. Reciting sunderkand daily takes away all your fears. It makes you more confident, and you stop scaring from things that hardly matters in life.