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Rāmāyaṇa. Book three, The forest

Author: Vālmīki.; Sheldon I Pollock
Publisher: New York : New York University Press : JJC Foundation, 2006.
Series: Clay Sanskrit library, 17.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The skies darken for the exiles, who have taken figure in forest hermitages. First one demon, then another, attempts to harm or corrupt them. When these efforts fail, an army of demons is sent, and then a bigger one, but each time Rama defeats them. Finally Ravana, the supreme lord of the demons, decides to cripple Rama by capturing Sita; he traps her, and carriers her off under heavy guard to the island fortress  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Translations
Translations into English
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Vālmīki.; Sheldon I Pollock
ISBN: 9780814767221 0814767222
OCLC Number: 64098556
Language Note: In English and Sanskrit
Notes: Epic poetry.
Description: 436 pages ; 17 cm.
Contents: The First Ten Years of Exile --
Transfer to Pancha·vati --
Shurpa·nakha's Punishment and Revenge --
Marícha Cooperates --
Sita's Isolation and Abduction --
Jatáyus Cannot Prevail --
Rama's Madness --
The Brothers Set Off for the Monkey Kingdom.
Series Title: Clay Sanskrit library, 17.
Other Titles: Rāmāyaṇa.
Forest
Ramáyana.
Responsibility: by Vālmí̄ki ; translated by Sheldon I. Pollock.
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The skies darken for the exiles, who have taken refuge in forest hermitages. First one demon, then another, attempts to harm or corrupt them. When these efforts fail, an army of demons is sent, and  Read more...

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