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The Ramayana : a shortened modern prose version of the Indian epic : (suggested by the Tamil version of Kamban)

Author: R K Narayan; Kampar
Publisher: New Delhi ; New York : Penguin Books, 1993, ©1972.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A retelling of the Tamil epic poem which records Prince Rama's search for his abducted sweetheart, Sita.
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: R K Narayan; Kampar
ISBN: 0140187006 9780140187007
OCLC Number: 30081079
Description: xvi, 171 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: The Ramayana --
Prologue --
Rama's initiation --
The wedding --
Two promises revived --
\\Encounters in exile --
The grand tormentor --
Vali --
When the rains cease --
Memento from Rama --
\\Ravana in council --
Across the ocean --
The siege of Lanka --
Rama and Ravana in battle --
Interlude --
\\The coronation.
Responsibility: by R.K. Narayan.

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This selection from the great classic of Indian literature is the heroic tale of Prince Rama. The stories chief episodes are Rama's courtship of the youthful Sita, their exile, Sita's abduction, the  Read more...

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