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In the Ramayana Bali and Sugreeb have been depicted as Monkeys while their wives Tara and Ruma are beautiful women without any tail, what's the reason according to you?

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Asked by lalit mahata, 18 Oct '12 08:20 pm
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I dont know the reason but I think imagination has no limits and also one more thing that however the men look like there is no problem in marrying beautiful ladies.
Answered by joyesh chakraborty, 18 Oct '12 08:27 pm

 
  
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These all looks of characters are made by us only.
Answered by Manju Sikri, 18 Oct '12 08:47 pm

 
  
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They were vanaras too and they did have tails . it is only in the movies and dramas that they are shown with beautiful human faces. but among the vanara women they were considered very beautiful.
Answered by Ramana murthy, 19 Oct '12 08:33 pm

 
  
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Vali was the husband of Tara. As one myth goes, fourteen types of gems or treasures were produced from the churning of ocean. One gem is that various Apsaras (divine nymphs) were produced and Tara was an Apsara produced from the churning of ocean. Vali who was with the devas, helping them in the churning of ocean, took Tara and married her.

Vali was very courageous this can be understood from the fact that, when Tara tried to stop him and begged him to not to go to fight Sugriva, by saying that it is a God (Rama) who is helping Sugriva and has come to Sugrivas rescue. Vali replied to Tara that even if he is fighting against a God he cant listen to a challenge for a fight and remain quiet. He adds that even if the caller for the fight had been his own son Angada he would still go to fight.

Vali had been known as a good and pious vanara-king, but had been too outraged to heed his brother Sugriva after his brother had sealed the entrance to a cave in which Vali was fighting a raksha ...more
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Answered by anil garg, 18 Oct '12 09:39 pm

 
  
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The reason is not given in the epic called Ramayana and HENCE, i assure you, you cannot get a clear cut answer to this from either any member or any brahmin also every one will make guesses only
Answered by iqbal seth, 18 Oct '12 09:33 pm

 
  
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They got what they wants either humans animals and with wings that was their power.
Answered by mutharaju ramana, 18 Oct '12 08:58 pm

 
  
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Wtz required to hv married life is not tail :P
Answered by MAdhavan Avadhany, 18 Oct '12 08:30 pm

 
  
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Actually they were also men of primitive tribe with long beards....and long hairs on their body....but depicting them as Apes is just the exaggeration of the ppl retelling the great epic down the ages....Even the theory of evolution proves that the primitive man somewhat resembled the apes.....So there is nothing to be astonished that Maryada Purusottam Sri Raam Chandra took the help of primitive Men ... and no apes...hence their wives are expected to be beautiful women & not female apes.....
Answered by Pradipta pati, 18 Oct '12 08:27 pm

 
  
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When Tara & Ruma agreed to marry Bali & Sugreeb, then we shd not object , U know !!!!!
Answered by Nitin Ray, 18 Oct '12 08:25 pm

 
  
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In serials n films we have seen them like that. It is because ,women with a tail will not be liked by the viewers.But our religious books make no mention of the same.
Answered by Damodar Biswal, 18 Oct '12 08:25 pm

 
  
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