The Ramayana is a didactic epic that teaches people, especially the ideal king and ideal wife, how to honor dharma through proper behavior. Choose and analyze one specific passage that offers advice on how people should behave, whether explicit or implicit. In your analysis, you may want to discuss one or more following:
- Do you agree with this advice? Why or why not?
- Is this advice still relevant today?
- How would following this advice make someone a better person?