Ram Barat is an integrated function that is performed along with Ramlila. It is mainly performed in the month of October in Agra and it is one of the biggest annual events in India especially in the northern part. This tradition of Ram Barat was started approximately 125 years ago by a renowned businessman named Lala Kokamal.
Since then the tradition of Ram Barat is carried out with full enthusiasm and it is a highly awaited function. Every year, a locality of Agra is chosen as Janakpur and it is highly decorated with flowers and lights and the whole area is renovated to construct the Janakpur Mahal in the locality.
Ten Lines on Ram Barat in English
10 Lines on Ram Barat – Set 1
1) Ram Barat is celebrated in North India especially in Agra as a part of Ramlila.
2) It is an annual event that is celebrated with great zeal and zest in North India.
3) Ram Barat is a Hindi word that means the marriage procession of Lord Ram.
4) Ram Barat is a recreation of the marriage of Ram with Sita followed by her ‘vidai’ or farewell.
5) Ram Barat has been celebrated for centuries and is considered a part of a religious event.
6) The history of the celebration of Ram Barat dates long back to some 125 years ago.
7) All the preparations start many months before the date of the actual ceremony of Ram Barat.
8) Every year a new locality of Agra is chosen and is decorated with flowers and lights.
9) The particular locality chosen as Ram Barat is given new looks after renovations.
10) In Ram Barat, devotees from Agra and across the country participate with great enthusiasm and devotion.
10 Lines on Ram Barat – Set 2
1) Ram Barat is a festival celebrated in Agra.
2) The festival has been celebrated for a long time.
3) The festival is considered to be divine and is enjoyed by locals.
4) Every year a new place is chosen in Agra to celebrate Ram Barat.
5) The place gets decorated with flowers and lights.
6) The place from where the procession originates is known as Lala Kokamal Marg.
7) The tradition was started by a businessman, Lala Kokamal.
8) The celebration of Ram Barat lasts for three days.
9) On the very first day of marriage, a procession takes place.
10) The locality which is selected for the celebration of Ram Barat is funded.
10 Lines on Ram Barat – Set 3
1) Ram Barat denotes the marriage ceremony of Lord Rama and Devi Sita.
2) Ram Barat is the biggest event celebrated in north India.
3) It is a part of the ram Leela celebration in Agra.
4) The people from other cities also come to visit on this special occasion.
5) The bride's paternal house gets decorated beautifully to welcome the Barat of Lord Rama.
6) Agra attracts tourists from all across the world.
7) On this special day of Ram Barat, there are more visitors.
8) Best craftsmen get invited to set up for Janaki mahal.
9) Music and dance are performed with full zeal and zest.
10) The function of Ram Barat is celebrated like a carnival throughout the three days.
10 Lines on Ram Barat – Set 4
1) Ram Barat is a part of Ramlila celebration which is celebrated in Agra and it is considered one of the biggest annual celebrations of north India.
2) “Barat” is a Hindi word that means a marriage procession hence Ram Barat is known as the marriage procession of Lord Ram while marrying Sita.
3) The festival of Ram Barat was first started by “Lala Kokamal”, a renowned businessman of Agra nearly 125 years ago.
4) Successive generations of Lala Kokamal are involved in organizing a successful Ramlila and presently his great-grandson is looking after it.
5) The preparations of Ram Barat start few months in advance with each year a locality is selected as “Janakpur”, the maternal home of Sita.
6) Carpenters and craftsmen from all over the country are invited to decorate the locality as well as to construct a replica of Janakpur palace.
7) Different types of tableaux are constructed which constitute a part of Ram Barat and artists with different roles rehearse themselves for this procession.
8) The procession of Ram Barat starts in the evening from “Mankameshwar Temple” in ‘Rawatpada’ locality of Agra dedicated to Lord Shiv.
9) Before starting the procession, various artists possessing different characters are introduced to the public and the other invited guests.
10) Ram Barat procession consists of numerous kinds of tableaux indicating social and religious causes travelling for nearly 8 to10 km for a span of 12 to 15 hours.
With the advent of organizing Ram Barat during 1880, the function is changing into the festival in Agra. With the passing of time, the celebration has become grander and has spread outside Agra to different parts of Uttar Pradesh as well as in India. People of Agra eagerly wait for this function and when they come to know that their locality is going to become Janakpur, their height of excitement crosses all the limits.