Luv and Kush are born to Sita when she is in exile
and they do not know the name of their father Ram.
Even though the story is titled Luv and Kush, Kush
is the elder of them. He and his brother were named
They were very energetic growing up and got into
trouble with their mother because of their exploits.
They are extremely intelligent kids and quick to
learn the Vedas and master the art of archery and
sword fighting. They are also extremely skilled
singers and sing the "Ramayan Song" in
the ashram and the villages. Being young they are not
afraid to take on new challenges and thus they take
on the might of Ram by capturing the