King Dasharatha grieves inconsolably at his obligation to banish Rama to the forest (bazaar art, c.1930's?); *another scan of the same print*

Source: ebay, Aug. 2001

"Bharat Milap"-- Bharat comes to the forest, to beseech Rama to return to Ayodhya (modern pata chitra)

(downloaded March 2001)

Bharat reverently accepts Rama's sandal, which he will place on the throne during his regency (bazaar art, mid-1900's); *another view of the scene*; *alone, Bharat worships the sandals*

Source: ebay, Jan. 2006

An early Bollywood film (1942) about the episode: *another poster*; *Nehru's endorsement*

Source: ebay, Feb. 2007

An idyllic scene in the forest, while Lakshman skins a deer (a modern copy of an early miniature)

(downloaded Feb. 2005) 

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