Rama, the perfect avatar (incarnation) of the Supreme Protector, Vishnu, is an all-time favourite among Hindu deities. The most popular symbol of chivalry and virtue, Rama–in the words of Swami Vivekananda is “the embodiment of truth, of morality, the ideal son, the ideal husband, and above all, the ideal king.”
Ram Navami: Rama’s Birthday
Ramnavami is one of the most important festivals of the Hindus, particularly for the Vaishnavasect of the Hindus. On this auspicious day, devotees repeat the name of Rama with every breath and vow to lead a righteous life. People pray to attain the final beatitude of life through intense devotion towards Rama and invoke him for his blessings and protection.