Ramayan narrates the life of Ram, the eldest of four sons and heir to King Dasharatha and Queen Kaushalya. After Ram's marriage to Sita, Ram's stepmother, Kaikeyi forces Ram to exile to the forest for 14 years, so that her son Bharat can be crowned as a king. Ram proceeds on his exile in the company of his wife Sita and brother, Lakshman. In the last year of the exile, Ravan abducts Sita. But, Ram battles Ravan and kills him. On his return from the exile, he is crowned the king of Ayodhya.