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The Ramayana / Ramesh Menon

Vālmīki. (Author). Vālmīki. Rāmāyaṇa. English. (Added Author). Menon, Ramesh, 1951- (Added Author).
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West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette 891.21 VAL (Text) 31951004291594 2nd Floor - Non-Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 0865476950
  • ISBN: 9780865476950
  • Physical Description: xx, 697 pages ; 21 cm
  • Edition: First North Point Press paperback edition
  • Publisher: New York : North Point Press, 2004

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Originally published: Lincoln, Nebraska : Writer's Club Press, 2001
Formatted Contents Note:
A Note on Hindu time -- Demon's boons -- Bk 1: Bala kanda (the beginning) -- Bk. 2: Ayodhya kanda (in Ayodhya) -- Bk. 3: Aranya kanda (in the forest) -- Bk 4: Kishkinda kanda (in Kishkinda) -- Bk. 5: Sundara kanda (Hanuman's adventure) -- Bk. 6: Yuddha kanda (war) -- Bk. 7: Uttara kanda (the book of the north) -- Appendix : Ravana's daughter : a Southern tale -- Story of Viswamitra
Summary, etc.:
Originally composed by the Sanskirt poet Valmiki around 300 B.C., the epic of Prince Rama's betrayal, exile, and struggle to rescue his faithful wife, Sita, from the clutches of a demon and to reclaim his throne.
Subject: Epic poetry, Sanskrit > Translations into English.
Rama (Hindu deity) > In literature.
Hindu mythology.
Hindu legends.
Folklore > India.
Genre: Translations into English.

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