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The Ramayan of Valmiki
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 605,720. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2015 by Sai ePublications & Sai Shop. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Praise to Válmíki,bird of charming song, Who mounts on Poesy's sublimest spray, And sweetly sings with accent clear and strong Ráma, aye Ráma, in his deathless lay. Where breathes the man can listen to the strain That flows in music from Válmíki's tongue, Nor feel his feet the path of bliss attain When Ráma's glory by the saint is sung!
Indien Underifrån
Price: Free! Words: 86,490. Language: Swedish. Published: February 23, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Mina upplevelser i västra Indien 2013 och 2014 tillsammans med underprivilegierade människor som försöker förbättra sina levnadsvillkor. Samtal om familjelivets skiftningar. All konversation var på hindi. Jag har haft särskilt nära band med soparkastens folk (bhangi), men även bra kontakt med andra grupper i stad och by, slättbygd och djungelområden. Om utvecklingsarbeten i byar och städer.
Untouchable Friends
Price: Free! Words: 34,290. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Essay » Sociology
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.
Bland Bybor I Västra Rajasthan
Price: Free! Words: 62,420. Language: Swedish. Published: May 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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.
Hanuman Sowing Dissension
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,230. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Hindu
“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)
Trusting Hanuman
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,460. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Categories: 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)
Welcoming Rama
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 21,190. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012. Categories: 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)
Forever Rama's
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 35,950. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Essays
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.
Devoted to Rama
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 36,000. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Categories: 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)
Tales from the Ramayana
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,150. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011 by Diana Hunter. Categories: 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.