Mr. Gillespie English 10 The Ramayana and the Epic Hero In the Ramayana we see that an epic hero has to be larger than life—the strongest, smartest, bravest, and the best—because such a hero represents the ideal. If you could create a superhero to solve the problems of the world today, what characteristics and abilities would that superhero require? What problems would your superhero tackle first, and how would he or she solve them? Give your superhero a name and describe his powers. Like Rama who is assisted by his loyal friend Hanuman and who uses magical weapons, your hero may be helped by friends or special tools. Response should be one paged typed. Make sure you include: Heading Title Correction Areas (5) Focus (5) Content (5) Organization (5) Style (5) Mechanics Extra Credit: Up to 5 additional points for an illustration of your hero.