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A Good Marriage?

Episode 2 of 5

15 minutes
First broadcast:
Tuesday 25 February 2014

Award winning poet and broadcaster Daljit Nagra takes stories from the Ramayana into his community and finds the ancient tales alive with contemporary Asian dilemmas. Today he examines the marriage of Rama and Sita and explores its relevance to marriage today.

Contributors include Jatinder Verma, Artistic Director of Tara Arts, playwright Amber Lone, Akhandhadi Das - Hindu teacher and theologian, Bhavit Mehta - director of London's South Asian Literature Festival, members of the City Hindus Network, and the congregation of Bhaktivedanta Manor Hare Krishna Temple.

Producer: Marya Burgess.

  • Ramayana - A Retelling by Daljit Nagra

    Publisher: Faber & Faber (3 Oct 2013) ISBN-10: 0571294871 ISBN-13: 978-0571294879


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