is the author the Hindu
holy book Ramayana
written in sanskrit
. Valmiki is said to be a forest brigand, till the day Narada
enlightens him. Valmiki moved by Narada's teachings, renounces his family to perform a penance. Later, Valmiki becomes a highly knowledgeable man and starts scripting the story of Rama
When Lord Rama throws Sita out of his palace, suspecting that her purity has been destroyed during her forced stay in Lanka, she starts to stay at Valmiki Muni's Ashram. It is here that Luv and Kush were born.