‘Sita’s Ramayana’ by Samhita Arni is a graphic novel adaptation of the ancient Indian legend, ‘The Ramayana’. The book offers a visually captivating story from Sita’s perspective and explores the themes of right versus wrong, compassion, loyalty, trust and the devastating toll of war on women, children, animals and the environment. Following Sita’s capture by the demon King Ravana, Lord Rama, aided by Hanuman and other allies, embarked on a rescue mission. Yet, even after her rescue, Sita faces a trial to prove her innocence.
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