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These lines of Ramcharitmanas belong to which descent (Kanda) of the book?

These lines are found in Ramacharitamanasa, Bala Kanda. चौपाई झूठेउ सत्य जाहि बिनु जानें। जिमि भुजंग बिनु रजु पहिचानें।। जेहि जानें जग जाइ हेराई। जागें जथा सपन भ्रम जाई।। बंदउँ बालरूप सोई रा...
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Why did Rama construct bridge to Lanka?

Why option of crossing ocean by boats was not chosen? I. Time Limit Sita sent a message via Hanuman that Rama should arrive in Lanka within a month: जीवितम् धारयिष्यामि मासम् दशरथ आत्मज || ५-६५-२४ ...
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Had Ravan tried would he have been able to lift Angad's feet?

As said in another answer, this episode does not occur in Sri Valmiki Ramayana but in Sri Ramacharitmanas of Gosvami Tulasidas. Following is the original text with hindi translations from Gita-press ...
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What is the story of demoness who used to attract shadows and killed by Lord Hanuman?

Her name was Simhika and her story is told in Valmiki Ramayana, Sundara Kanda, Sarga 1. When Lord Hanumana was flying over the Indian Ocean in search of Mata Sita, that demoness attracted his shadow ...
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Had Ravan tried would he have been able to lift Angad's feet?

Angada's challenging all of the warriors in Ravana's palace to lift his feet from ground, is not from Valmiki Ramayana. The following is what transpired in that episode, after delivering of Sri ...
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Which Hindu scripture is the mantra "Sri Ram Jai Ram Jai Jai Ram" from?

I think I've found it in Ram Rahasya Upanishad: Reciting the name Sri Rama and Jayarama thereafter, the wise one says jaya jaya twice, Rama who sheds joy on the mind (56) Jai Shri Ram!
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Where Ram Stuti is located in Ramcharitmanas?

The Shri Ram Stuti you are looking for is present in Balakanda of Ramcharita Manas 1.191 in Chanda (छन्द ) section. Below are the the entire shlokas भए प्रगट कृपाला दीनदयाला कौसल्या हितकारी। ...
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What are the salient features of Rameswaram Shivalinga mentioned in Ramacharitmanas?

Here is how Ramcharitmanas Describes establishment of Shiva Linga by Lord Rama. The Lanka Kanda 1st Dohas Chaupai mentions: सैल बिसाल आनि कपि देहीं। कंदुक इव नल नील ते लेहीं।। देखि सेतु अति ...
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Did Lord Rama create or invent fire?

Yes, Lord Rama created fire. From Ramcharitmanas ताकर दूत अनल जेहिं सिरिजा। जरा न सो तेहि कारन गिरिजा॥ उलटि पलटि लंका सब जारी। कूदि परा पुनि सिंधु मझारी॥4॥ भावार्थ:-(शिवजी कहते हैं-) हे पा...
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Do we have references to Ramaleela being enacted in the previous yugas?

The enactment of the Srimad Ramayana in public has been mentioned in the Harivamsa (Mahabharata) where the yadavas dramatise the Leela in the city of Vajranabha asura. रामायणं महाकाव्यमुद्देश्यं नटकी...
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Which Hindu scripture is the mantra "Sri Ram Jai Ram Jai Jai Ram" from?

It is said in Ram Rahasya Upanishad as well as Anand Ramayan Manohar khand sarg-7 said by shri Krishna himself:- मंत्रा नानाविधाः सन्ति शतशो राघवस्य च। तेभ्यस्त्वेकं वदाम्यद्य तव मंत्रं युधिष्ठिर।।४४ ...
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Apart from the Bhavishya Purana, are there any Puranas that talk about Sage Tulsidas?

There are many scriptures that show that goswami Tulsidas was actually incarnation of Valmiki.: वाल्मीकिस्तुलसीदासः कलौ देवि भविष्यति । रामचन्द्रकथामेतां भाषाबद्धां करिष्यति ॥ (Bhavishya Purana ...
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Why did Rama construct bridge to Lanka?

Well your question is a valid one but I am not sure if there are any scriptures (there maybe) that may point out in this direction, but there are few things that come to my mind when I think about it: ...
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Why Ramcharitmanas 6.61 mentions Lakshmana as his mother's only son and Raama's sahodara bhraataa?

From this answer, I found Bhavartha Bodhini - Shree Ram Charit Manas - By International Ram Charit Manas Research center which provides answers to these questions: Why Lord Rama calls Lakshmana as ...
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Why did Rama construct bridge to Lanka?

Thanks to @Just_Do_It and @YDS to providing answers and here are two cents from my side: while watching ramayana (TV series, based on ramcharitmanas and valmiki ramayan). Laxman suggested ...
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Relevance of "Dhol Ganwar Shudra Pashu Nari, Sakal Taadana Ke Adhikari"

We need to We need to understand poetry, rather than translate the verse in Ramcharitramanas by Tulsidas in prose form. Samudra also says in 1st line प्रभु भल कीन्ह मोहि सिख दीन्हीं।मरजादा पुनि तुम्हरी...
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Is the story of Kaka Bhusundi mentioned in any puranas?

His name in the context of a long-living crow is found in the Garga-samhita chapter 2.13: “... O Aśvaśirā, hear My words. Don't lament. Please don't lament. You will have the form of a crow, but you ...
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Why does Shri Goswami Tulsidasji Maharaj write that Sri Hari is different from Vishnu?

Hari (हरि:- क्लेश हरति इति हरि) Meaning:- one who destroys/takes over difficulties. In Ramcharitmanas, hari word signifies parabrahman maha Vishnu swarup shri ram As padma Purana says:- ब्रह्मावि...
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Which Puranas describe Ganesha pacing around a piece of ground with the name of Rama scratched on it?

I don't which purana describe that Ganesh revolve around the name of rama that has been written on ground However, I think this is just an interpretation As रा शक्तिः इति विख्याता मः शिवः परिकीर्तितः। ...
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Why is Sundara Kanda more glorified than other Kandas of Ramayana?

Sundara Kanda will be recited in temples and individual houses with a strong belief that it will bring success/mental solace/confidence to the persons reciting them. It mainly covers the search for ...
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Theory of GOD from Ramcharitmanas? No date of end of world theory

There are many prophecies of end of the world. But as per Ramcharitmanasa Lord Rama is Human form of Vishnu and because of his will power or desire Lord Vishnu Lord Shiva and Lord Brahma generates ...
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