Ramanand Sagar’s TV epic Ramayan initially aired between 1987 and 1988 turned essentially the most watched tv collection on the earth at the moment. Even after 35 years, the present continues to be liked and Arun Govil who performed the function of Lord Ram continues to obtain immense respect and adulation.
Interestingly, a video goes viral on social media the place a girl, visibly in tears, is seen falling on the actor’s ft. He can be seen asking an individual subsequent to her to choose her up as the lady is seen on her knees with folded arms. Now the actor has reacted to the viral video.
During a dialog with Hindustan Times, Arun Govil stated that he believes that they’re ‘not touching his feet, but are paying an ode to their belief and faith’. “Yeh unn bhakton ke mann mein aata hai ki iss aadmi ke paaon chhoone hain, mera kya reaction aana chahiye ispe? I’ve always believed that they are not touching my feet, they are paying an ode to their own belief and faith. I am a mere symbol, Lord Ram made me that,” the actor stated.
Ramayan actor additional stated, “It was 6.30 in the morning. This woman saw me at the airport and screamed ‘Ram!’ She then caught my leg and literally rubbed her forehead on my shoe! I didn’t know what to do at that point, I couldn’t even bend to pick her up. When she calmed down a little, I tried to make her stand. She told me her husband is in the ICU. She had got a yellow dupatta, which she wanted to wrap around me. I told her, ‘Take this dupatta and make your husband wear it’.”
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Arun Govil additionally stated this isn’t the primary time that he confronted a scenario of this sort. He recalled how folks would contact his ft and he must cease them from doing so. However, later he simply accepted it. That being stated, older folks too touched his ft and when he tried to cease them, somebody as soon as requested if he had an issue. Govil then needed to clarify that his tradition didn’t permit the elders to the touch the ft of somebody youthful.