Shri Ram Katha, Ramayan is full of ideal characters and each one has their own importance in the story. Apart from the leading characters, characters like Arya Sumantra, Nishadraj Guhu, Shabari, Mareech, Kumbhajkarn, etc have their own place and importance. They all leave a mark not matter how big or small part they play in the story. One such character is that of Sita ji’s father, Mithila Naresh Maharaj Janak (also known as Videhraj) beautifully played by veteran writer/actor/director – Mulraj Rajda (मूलराज रजदा) in Ramanand Sagar ji’s Ramayan (1987). Being daughters of very loving fathers ourselves, this portrayal is very close to our hearts. Continue reading