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Lord Rama: The Shelter for the Saints
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,400. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism
"O Sita, those munis, who have taken to strict vows, living aggrieved in Dandaka-aranya have personally approached Me, who am a protector of the surrendered, and sought refuge." (Lord Rama speaking to Sita Devi, Valmiki Ramayana, Aranya-kanda, 10.4)
The Sharpest Knife: Lakshmana and His Words of Wisdom
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Price: Free! Words: 83,860. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
“O You of great intellect, not even the demigods can fathom the level of Your intelligence. Due to bereavement Your wisdom is currently in a dormant state, and I am here to rouse it.” (Lakshmana speaking to Lord Rama, Valmiki Ramayana, Aranya-kanda, 66.19)
Tales from the Ramayana
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,160. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011 by Diana Hunter. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Expounding on the Ramayana is a time-honored tradition. These four short stories center on the love story between Ram and Sita and Laksman and Urmila. Falling in love, dealing with fathers, traveling to strange and distant lands...they're all here in Tales from the Ramayana by Diana Allandale.
Devoted to Rama
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 36,000. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism
“I am faithfully engaged in the service of Rama, who is as immovable as a great mountain, as great a lord as Mahendra [Indra], and who, like a great ocean, is incapable of being agitated.” (Sita Devi speaking to Ravana, Valmiki Ramayana, Aranya Kand, 47.33)
Forever Rama's
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Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 35,950. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism
Forever Rama's is a collection of nineteen essays discussing the verses from the Ramayana where Sita Devi rebukes Ravana's advances and warns him of how her husband Rama will come to rescue her and destroy him in the process.
Welcoming Rama
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Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 21,190. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism
“Those great saints, who are knowers of dharma and greatly fortunate, spoke these words to me: ‘Rama will visit your very pious ashrama. Along with Saumitra [Lakshmana], you should offer Rama the greatest hospitality as your guest. Thus after seeing Him, as a benediction, you will ascend to the eternal realm.’” (Shabari speaking to Lord Rama, Valmiki Ramayana, Aranya Kand, 74.15-16)
Trusting Hanuman
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,460. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism
“O hero, your determination and sterling prowess, coupled with Sugriva’s words, tell Me certainly of success.” (Lord Rama speaking to Hanuman, Valmiki Ramayana, Kishkindha Kand, 44.14)
Hanuman Sowing Dissension
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,230. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism
“If you sway from the mission, Lakshmana’s exceedingly violent, vehement, ghastly and sharp arrows, travelling very fast and being difficult to even look at, will make you their target for destruction.” (Hanuman speaking to Angada, Valmiki Ramayana, Kishkindha Kand, 54.19)
Bland Bybor I Västra Rajasthan
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Price: Free! Words: 42,110. Language: Swedish. Published: May 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Självbiografisk berättelse om vänskapsrelationer och kulturkrockar i Indien mellan 1977 och 2008. Min kontakt med byliv och växtodling i enkla genuina miljöer, där man klarar sitt vardagsliv genom strävsamt arbete. Med små marginaler och många att försörja. Vad familjerna gör för att säkra sin framtid. Hur samhällsförändringarna påverkar deras tillvaro. Samtal med byborna om deras livssyn.
Untouchable Friends
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Price: Free! Words: 34,290. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
In the 1970s Baya and other children in the Rajasthan desert region worked as sweepers at houses, where they were treated as untouchables. Although outsiders kept away from them, they enjoyed each others company, being good friends. Feudal attitudes influenced the life of all the sweeper families. The book also deals with death rites, Ganga water rites, Chandals and the meaning of outcasting.