The Ramayana for young readers
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The Ramayana for young readers

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Published by Priority Publications in New Delhi .
Written in English


  • Vālmīki -- Adaptations -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Rāma (Hindu deity) -- Juvenile literature.

Book details:

Edition Notes

For children.

Statement[general editor amd concept creator, Sunita Purushothaman ; illustrator and visualizer, Raju Gupta].
GenreAdaptations, Juvenile literature.
ContributionsPurushothaman, Sunita., Gupta, Raju, ill., Vālmīki.
LC ClassificationsBL1139.25 .P87 2007
The Physical Object
Pagination228 p. :
Number of Pages228
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22550016M
ISBN 108180220753
ISBN 109798180220752
LC Control Number2007389687

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  These retelling of the Ramayana, written especially for young readers by the inimitable Upendrakishore Ray Chowdhury, and checked and proofed originally by none other than Rabindranath Tagore, has been translated for the first time into English Reviews: 1. Ramayana—an unforgettable tale of love, adventure, flying monkeys and god acting in the world of humans—has been treasured by readers around the world for thousands of years. Now in an authoritative, gripping retelling by the renowned Ramayana scholar Arshia Sattar, readers have a new chance to explore this classic’s riches. Ramayana, shorter of the two great epic poems of India, the other being the Mahabharata. The Ramayana was composed in Sanskrit, probably not before BCE, by the poet Valmiki and in its present form consists of s couplets divided into seven books. The Ramayana reading list We love books and the Ramayan is definitely a great read, every single time. We bring you 14 books based on the Ramayan. Ramayana For Young Readers by Upendrakishore.

Uttara Kanda is the last book of Ramayana. It is a book of made up of conversations between Kakbhusundi and Garud. This book was added by Tulsidas after hearing it from Kakbhusundi and Garud. It depicts Ram's reign of Ayodhya, birth of Luv and Kush, the Ashvamedha yajna and last days of Rama. At the expiration of his term of exile, Rama returns. In this book, author and scholar Arshia Sattar remains true to Valmiki’s version of the Ramayana. However, with the original revering Rama as the just and noble hero, this book shows Rama’s younger brother Lakshmana in a much better light. Rama’s unjustifiable actions of sneakily killing Vali, the monkey king and of abandoning his wife Sita are brought to light in this version retold for.   Rohan Book Co’s “Famous Stories from the Ramayana” maybe less detailed in its coverage, but maintains a similar style of illustrations and text. If you want to give your child a quick synopsis of the story, you can turn to the chapter on Ramayana in Usborne publications “Stories from India,” compiled by Anna Milbourne. A NOTE ON THE LATE ROMESH C. DUTT. Romesh Chunder Dutt, to whom English readers are indebted for the condensed metrical versions of the ancient Indian epics given in this volume, was one of the most distinguished sons of modern India. He came of a Hindu family standing high among the Kayasths, second of the great castes in Bengal, was born in , and grew to manhood amid .