By R. K. Narayan
The maximum Indian epic, one of many world's very best masterpieces of storytelling
A sweeping story of abduction, conflict, and courtship performed out in a universe of deities and demons, The Ramayana is wide-spread to nearly each Indian. even supposing the Sanskrit unique used to be composed via Valmiki round the fourth century BC, poets have produced numerous models in numerous languages. the following, drawing at the paintings of an eleventh-century poet known as Kamban, Narayan employs the abilities of a grasp novelist to re-create the buzz he present in the unique. A luminous saga made available to new generations of readers, The Ramayana could be loved for its religious knowledge, or as an exciting story of old conflict.
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