• The Ramayana
    Ayodhya, and Rama becomes king. Vedic and Classical Sanskrit The Sanskrit language and literature was developed in India. Most scholars believe that Sanskrit is divide into two historical periods, Vedic Sanskrit and classical Sanskrit. Vedic Sanskrit refers to the Vedas, the sacred scriptures of Hinduism...
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  • Ramayana
    ------------------------------------------------- Ramayana The Rāmāyaṇa (Sanskrit: रामायण, IPA: [rɑːˈmɑːjəɳə]) is an ancient Sanskrit epic. It is ascribed to the Hindu sage Valmiki and forms an important part of the Hindu canon (smṛti). The Ramayana is one of the two great epics of India, the other...
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  • Hindu World
    The Hindu World Pg 75-89 (Valmiki Ramayana) * The Valmiki Ramayana is probably one of the most influential texts ever written * Originally orally composed, narrative poem of about 25 000 verses * Subject to a long and complex history or oral transmission * Begins with a framing narrative:...
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  • Tulsidas
    known as the author of the epic Ramcharitmanas, a retelling of the Sanskrit Ramayana in the vernacular Awadhi. Tulsidas was acclaimed in his lifetime to be a reincarnation of Valmiki, the composer of the original Ramayana in Sanskrit.[4] He is also considered to be the composer of the Hanuman Chalisa...
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  • Management
    Int. J. Indian Culture and Business Management, Vol. 3, No. 6, 2010 645 Ancient Indian wisdom for managers: the relevance of Valmiki Ramayana in developing managerial effectiveness Balakrishnan Muniapan* School of Business and Enterprise, Swinburne University of Technology, Sarawak Campus, Jalan...
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  • Chethan
    r;m r;m r;m r;m r;m r;m r;m r;m r;m RAMAYANA AMAYANA of The VALMIKI ALMIKI Vedic Audio Knowledge Productions presents a dramatic reading of the unabridged Srimad Valmiki Ramayanam translated from the Sanskrit by N. Raghunathan Vighneswara Publishing House, India r;m r;m r;m...
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  • 12 Literary Piece
    wrath of Achilles and subsequent destruction of Troy. 2. Mahabharata by Vyasa (Sanskrit) - Mahabharata is one of the great Indian epic compiled around 8th century BC. This epic poem has about one lakh couplets in Sanskrit and it can be considered as the longest epic poem of the world. This ancient epic...
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  • ramayanaya
    immortal tale of Shri Rama that teaches us the values of ideology, devotion, duty, relationships, dharma and karma. The hero, Rama, lived his whole life by the rules of dharma; in fact, that was why Indian consider him heroic. When Rama was a young boy, he was the perfect son. Later he was an ideal husband...
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  • Essay
    the Himalayas. Tagore also visited his father’s estate at Shantiniketan. There he read biographies, studied history, astronomy, modern science, and Sanskrit. He also read works of Kalidasa. During this time, he also composed many literary works. One of them was a long poem in Maithili language. People...
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  • The Ramayana - Valmiki Epic Poem
    The Ramayana - Valmiki The Ramayana is an epic and it tells us about the life in India a long time ago (1000 BCE). The hero, Rama, lives his whole life by the rules of dharma and people believed he was heroic because of that. Rama was the perfect little son and later on in his life, the ideal husband...
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  • Viswanatha Satyanarayana - the Legacy of Telugu Literature
    “Lokaah Samastaah Sukhino Bhavantu.” I am also add that it does not confine itself only to man but includes all living creatures. It reminds us of the Sanskrit benediction, “Samno astu dwipade sam catushpade.” It can be stated without exaggeration that he tried every literary form and excelled in it in a...
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  • Rama
    of Rama, written by the ancient Sanskrit poet Valmiki. According to the Hindus belief, Rama lived in the Treta Yug. Although historians are of the conviction that Rama was not particularly deified until the 11th century AD. Tulsidas' wonderful version of the Sanskrit epic "Ramayana" into "Ramcharitmanas"...
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  • Resume
    semiological study of Punjabi idioms and proverbs in the theoretical context of Sanskrit Poetics. • M.A. Punjabi from Panjab University, Chandigarh April,1999 (58%). • M.A. Sanskrit from Punjabi University, Patiala April, 2006 (61.3%). • M.A. Linguistics...
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  • Kerala
    largest city of the state.   Eastern Rajasthan has the world famous Keoladeo National Park near Bharatpur, a World Heritage Site known for its bird life. It also has two national tiger reserves, Ranthambore and Sariska Tiger Reserve, and a famous temple in Khatu, Sikar district, Language: Rajasthani...
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  • Dhama in Ramayana
    taking the dharmic path is the only possible way to rid one’s karma accumulated throughout his life. The concept of dharma is an overbearing theme in the epic Ramayana, originally penned by Valmiki in Sanskrit. Each one of the protagonists and the antagonists in the story has a unique dharma. The adherence...
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  • Tulasidas
    Ramcharitmanas , a retelling of the Sanskrit Ramayana in the vernacular Awadhi , which is a popular Hindu scripture often referred to as the Bible of North India. [ 4 ] Tulsidas was acclaimed in his lifetime to be a reincarnation of Valmiki , the composer of the original Ramayana in Sanskrit. [ 5 ] He is also considered...
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  • Model Essays
    redirects here. For the 2003 film, see Anjaneya (film). Hanuman | Raja Ravi Varma's lithograph of Hanuman fetching the mountain | Vanaras | Sanskrit Transliteration | हनुमान् | Affiliation | Devotee of Rama | Abode | Earth | Mantra | Rama's Name | Weapon | Gada (mace) | Hanuman (IPA: hʌnʊˈmɑn)...
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  • Ajay
    talk · edit | Hindu religious literature is the large body of traditional narratives related to Hinduism, notably as contained in Sanskrit literature, such as the Sanskrit epics and the Puranas. As such, it is a subset of Indian culture. Rather than one consistent, monolithic structure, it is a range...
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  • New Yorker in Tondo
    Ramayana is one of the two great Indian epics,the other being the Mahabharata. The Ramayana tells about life in India around 1000 BCE and offers models in dharma. The hero, Rama, lived his whole life by the rules of dharma; in fact, that was why Indian consider him heroic. When Rama was a young boy, he...
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  • India (Summary Report)
    and 14 other official languages with more than 831 dialects * Currency – Rupee * Population - 1,166,079,217 (as of July 2009—estimate) * Life expectancy - 60 (men), 61 (women) * Literacy rate - 60% * Religions - (85%) Hindu, (11% )Sunni Muslim, (2.5%)Christian, Buddhist, Sikh, Jain...
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