However, Vayu purana provides us the correct chronological period of Ramayana.If we take Vayu purana’s period into consideration then the period of Rama becomes at least 18,000,000 years old.In present times various books dealing with stories of Rama are prevalent in India and around the world.We will throw light on this issue in the latter part of this article.Hence, we can easily conclude that the period of Rama in the time scale is at least 1000,000 to 8,000, 000 years.This issue will be resolved in another topic called “Blunders of Indian History”).Some Hindu organizations like Vishwa Hindu Parishad, claim that posing questions relating to the existence of Rama cannot be simply answered by scientific or historical data.
Hence, this is now an issue for archaeologists/biologists to ascertain when did such elephants exist on earth?
We present an insightful article by eminent scholar of Vedas and History – Sri Rajveer Arya (aryarajveer @ gmail.com) written three years ago on the issue of Sri Rama being a myth or a historical legend.
Its evident from the facts that Sir Rama was not only an Indian legend but a global phenomenon.
The government filed an affidavit before the Supreme Court which clearly denies the historical existence of Shri Rama on this earth.
However, the strong opposing political parties, and other Hindu activists forced that the givernment withdrew the affidavit.