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The first full-length modern English translation of the great Indian epic.
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Book Description HarperCollins India, 2008. Paperback. Condition: Very Good. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 890 pages. Seller Inventory # 118123
Book Description HarperCollins India, 2008. pbk. The Ramayana is certainly one of the worlds oldest legends Modern scholars claim that it was first composed around 300 BC The devout Hindu believes that Rama lived many hundred millennia ago in the treta yuga and that was also when Valmiki first told his immortal story The epic is called the Adi Kavya the worlds first poem The God Brahma himself is meant to have inspired Valmiki to create his classic in twenty four thousand slokasThe sages of India have always said that the true purpose of the Ramayana is to awaken its reader spiritually and to send him forth on the great journey that leads to Moksha to GodThough he takes no liberties with the story Ramesh Menons Ramayana is a novelists lush imaginative rendering of the epic rather than a scholars translation Yet even if the language he uses is modern and exciting his book remains first and last a work of worship of bhakti As he wrote and rewrote it for ten years this was his offering to Rama 906 pp. Seller Inventory # 96161
Book Description HarperCollins India, 2008. Paperback. Condition: Very Good. Very Good Soft cover.Â Oversized. Clean text -- NO writing, NO highlighting to text.Â Very Good condition. Oversized.Â Clean text -- NO writing, NO highlighting to text.ÂPLEASE NOTE: Domestic US media (standard) US orders ONLY.Â NO international orders. Seller Inventory # mon0000135597