Top 5 Indian Mythological Stories and Epics 

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The Ramayana, attributed to the sage Valmiki, narrates the life of Lord Rama, his exile, and his quest to rescue his wife Sita from the demon king Ravana.  

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The Mahabharata, written by sage Vyasa, is an epic that chronicles the Kurukshetra War between the Pandavas and Kauravas.  

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Bhagavad Gita 

While part of the Mahabharata, the Bhagavad Gita is a philosophical discourse between Lord Krishna and Arjuna on the battlefield. It presents teachings on duty, righteousness, and the paths to spiritual enlightenment. 

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The Puranas are a vast collection of texts that encompass a wide range of mythological stories, cosmology, legends, and narratives about deities, creation, and various epochs.  

Shiv Puran 

The Shiv Puran is dedicated to Lord Shiva and contains stories about his manifestations, his role in creation and destruction, and his various divine attributes.