Updated: April 2, 2020 1:04:47 pm
People were thrilled to learn that classic television show Ramayan was returning to television during the 21-day national lockdown, but one scene from the series has now become a viral meme.
The hashtag #Ramayan continues to dominate social media platforms and one scene featuring Lord Rama has become the subject of multiple memes. The scene which is from the final battle features Vibhishan, Ravan’s brother alongside Lord Rama on a chariot saying: “Iske pet par van mariye prabhu (Shoot the arrow at his stomach)”.
Here are some examples of the memes the scene has inspired:
Me and my brother when the guest is gobbling up all the samosas at home. pic.twitter.com/MgftB3LizX
— Pakchikpak Raja Babu (@HaramiParindey) March 31, 2020
My brother to my Dad after I ate his portion of Maggi pic.twitter.com/MYDYb6pP2U
— Godman Chikna (@Madan_Chikna) March 31, 2020
***When someone makes noise while eating*** pic.twitter.com/qnGcWMx5YQ
— भाव_Naa🇮🇳 (@__doraemon11__) March 31, 2020
Angry wife to god because “Pati ke dil ka rasta pet se jata hai” pic.twitter.com/zsVNIEfbOS
— Aditii🎀 (@Sassy_Soul_) March 31, 2020
Me to my friend on seeing a non-drinker finish up the chakhna… pic.twitter.com/3m1yi8lviZ
— The-Lying-Lama 2.0 (@KyaUkhaadLega) March 31, 2020
मेरा मित्र 6 समोसे 4 कचोरी or 2 रसगुल्ले ठूसने के बाद कहता मित्र मै अभी भी भूखा हूँ
मै भगवान से प्रार्थना करते हुए pic.twitter.com/ZOMONmqyR6
— VISHWAS 🇮🇳 (@Pandit_jiii) March 31, 2020
When your friend insults you infront of your crush and then starts laughing.
— pragya⚡ (@chaudharayin) March 31, 2020
When someone says ” Chai is overrated ” . pic.twitter.com/JrILDXgxz7
— Raghav Masoom (@comedibanda) March 31, 2020
— Kaju Katli (@kaju__katli) March 31, 2020
जब आपका उपवास हों, और आपका भाई आपको चिढ़ा चिढ़ा कर मैगी खाए : pic.twitter.com/KQmoEMcDD2
— B🅰️rle-G 🇮🇳 (@17_Lame) March 30, 2020
— capt. (@thephukdi) March 31, 2020
When Kohli want a wicket pic.twitter.com/Np8yt3toVw
— Sagar (@Man_isssh) March 31, 2020
— S Ravind King (@sravindking) March 31, 2020
— Cos(al)™ (@ApunHizBhagwanH) March 31, 2020
Series of events. pic.twitter.com/RA04ZyLob4
— ㅤ ㅤ ㅤ ㅤ ㅤ ㅤ ㅤ ㅤ ㅤ (@theesmaarkhan) March 31, 2020
After the 21-day lockdown was announced from the midnight of March 24, Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting Prakash Javadekar announced that the iconic television show was being aired again due to “public demand”. The announcement sparked multiple memes and jokes.
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