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The strength of Vaali

No, Vali was not stronger than Lord Rama. Same question has been asked by Sugriva in Kishkindha Kanda, Sarga 11. इमे च विपुलास्सालास्सप्त शाखावलम्बिनः। यत्रैकं घटते वाली निष्पत्रयितुमोजसा4.11.67।। '...
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How did Hanuman meet Sugriva

Hanumanji was placed in the service of Sugriva by Surya after Hanumanji finished his academics from him. The chronology of Hanumanji’s life is: Birth and attempting to gobble the sun and Rahu (VR ...
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How two brothers Bali and Sugriv become enemy to each other?

The story is described in Kishkindha Kanda of the Ramayana. Vali, who was king of the Vanara kingdom of Kishkindha, once went into a cave to fight the demon Mayavi, while his brother Sugriva waited ...
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What happened to vibhishana and sugreeva?

According to the Uttara Kand of Valmiki Ramayan, Vibhishana didn't die. He was commanded by Sri Rama to rule over Lanka. And Sugriva entered in Sarayu. It is described as: Apprised of Rama's ...
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Did Sugreeva have a child?

Sugriva had no offspring. This can be understood from the words of Sri Hanuman. Sugriva sends 1 troop of vanaras for searching Sita in Southern side under the leadership of Angada, son of Vali. He ...
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Why did Sugriva send his forces to four directions for searching of Sita mata?

As you defined in you question, Jatayu told Rama that Ravana went towards South. Even Sugriva himself saw Sita: त्यज शोकम् महाबाहो ताम् कान्ताम् आनयामि ते | ४-६-८ अनुमानात् तु जानामि मैथिली सा ...
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Why did Sugriva send his forces to four directions for searching of Sita mata?

VALMIKI RAMAYANA:BOOK3:CantoLXIX. 'Fierce Rávan, king of giant race,Stole Sítá from thy dwelling-place.He calls his magic art to aidWith wind and cloud and gloomy shade.When in the fight my power ...
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Why did lord Rama take help of Sugriva?

Rama took the help of Sugreeva in order to allow Sugreeva to fulfill his own promise to Rama and hence to save Sugreeva from the sins for making fake promises You can find that Sugreeva promised to ...
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Why did lord Rama take help of Sugriva?

The main reason is that a Gandharva of the name of Viswavasu who became a Rakshasa because of a curse told that Sugriva will help him. https://www.sacred-texts.com/hin/m03/m03277.htm Thus addressed ...
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Why did lord Rama take help of Sugriva?

While searching for Sita, Sri Rama and Lakshmana had an encounter with Kabandha. After incinerating him, he resurrects in a celestial form and advises Sri Rama to befriend Sugriva, who can cause ...
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Tara in Panchakanya is Vali's wife or Brihaspati's wife?

As per Five Holy Virgins by Pradip Bhattacharya, Tara in Panchkanya is Vali's wife: Tara,9 wife of Vali and daughter of the vanara physician Sushena, is the next kanya we meet in the Ramayana. The ...
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Where is the Sharavali river that Sugriva gave directions from?

There is a Sharavali Mata temple in Kullu, Himachal Pradesh state. It may be derived from Maa Sherawali. Kullu may come from Kulanta (end of habitation), as Manu settled in the nearby Manali after the ...
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Is the rivalry between Sugriva and Vali overdramatic?

Yes, it is true that Vali himself ordered Sugriva to stay vigilant at the entrance of the hole, through which Maayaavi entered. इह तिष्ठ अद्य सुग्रीव बिल द्वारि समाहितः | यावत् अत्र प्रविश्य अहम् ...
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The strength of Vaali

Is it true that Sugrīva's elder brother Vāli was stronger than Lord Rāma himself? Possibly true. No one can give a definite answer to this question because Rāma never engaged himself in a one-on-one ...
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