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100 _aGoldman Robert P.
245 _aReading with the rsi : a cross-cultural and comparative literary approach to Valmiki's Ramayana
260 _bOrient Blackswan,
_aHyderabad :
300 _a xvii, 54 p. ;
_c22 cm
365 _b385.00
490 _aStudies in comparative literature, Jadavpur University. Sub-series IV, Lectures
504 _aIncludes bibliographical references.
520 _ahe work examines the nature and contents of the Sanskrit epic poem, generally called the Valmiki Ramayana, in the form(s) it has come down to us in modernity. It discusses the issues the poem presents to the translator and reader in light of the ancient epic's popularity and profound influence on religious, ethical, social and political thought since its composition, on the culture of India and other nations of Southeast Asia.
650 _aCross-cultural studies
650 _aEpic poetry, Sanskrit
650 _aSanskrit Cross-cultural studies
650 _aRamayana, Valmiki
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