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Ramayana - English complete edition - cover

Ramayana - English complete edition

Valmiky

Publisher: Sanzani

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The Ramayana is one of the largest ancient epics in world literature. It consists of nearly 24,000 verses. The epic, traditionally ascribed to the Maharishi Valmiki, narrates the life of Rama, a legendary prince of Ayodhya city in the kingdom of Kosala. The epic follows his fourteen-year exile to the forest urged by his father King Dasharatha, on the request of Rama's stepmother Kaikeyi; his travels across forests in the Indian subcontinent with his wife Sita and brother Lakshmana, the kidnapping of Sita by Ravana – the king of Lanka, that resulted in war; and Rama's eventual return to Ayodhya to be crowned king amidst jubilation and celebration.
Available since: 10/25/2022.

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