- an epic of India, one of the Puranas attributed to Valmiki and concerned with the life and adventures of Ramachandra and his wife Sita.
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There are innumerable renderings of the Ramayana in the Indian languages.
In the metre which so came to him he afterwards composed his Ramayana.
The hero of the Ramayana is a hero of virtue, not of the battle.
The Ramayana describes the abodes in the forest and the life of the penitents.
Place of pilgrimage for Hindus; mentioned in 'Mahabharata' and 'Ramayana.'A Literary and Historical Atlas of Asia
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- a Sanskrit epic poem, composed about 300 bc, recounting the feats of Ramachandra
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