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The Ramayana: A New Retelling of Valmiki's Ancient Epic--Complete and Comprehensive

Authors: Egenes, Linda & Reddy, Kumuda
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
BISAC/Subject: OCC010000, REL032030, PHI033000
ISBN: 9781101993057, Related ISBNs: 0143111809, 1101993057, 9780143111801, 9781101993057
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 400,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis: A delightfully straightforward and lyrical retelling of the ancient Indian epic of loyalty, betrayal, redemption, and insight into the true nature of life -- one of history's most sacred ethical works, rendered with completeness and sterling accuracy for the modern reader.

Here is one of the world's most hallowed works of sacred literature, the grand, sweeping epic of the divine bowman and warrior Rama and his struggles with evil, power, duplicity, and avarice. The Ramayana is one of the foundations of world literature and one of humanity's most ancient and treasured ethical and spiritual works. Includes an introduction by scholar Michael Sternfeld.


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