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Ramayana must rank as one of the most loved and revered books of all time. A part of India's ancient Vedas, it is a beautiful story of romance and adventure. It recounts the history of Rama, said be an incarnation of the Godhead, and his divine consort Sita.
Filled with magic and mysticism, it entrances the listener and stirs deeply moving emotions. At the same time its profound spiritual messages leave one feeling uplifted and enriched. This is a novelization of the classic. It contains all the essential narrative of the original Sanskrit poem, but written in a contemporary style.
Whilst adhering closely to the original, I have used the techniques of character development and dramatization to draw the listener into the action. By weaving in other spiritual commentaries on this sacred text, I have also tried to offer the listener the benefit of the wisdom of India's seers and sages.
As I am sure you will discover when your listen to the book, that wisdom is as relevant in today's stressful world as it was thousands of years ago, when it was first written. It was my love for this wonderful book which prompted me to write my adaptation, and I hope I have been able to share that love with others.
©1998 Torchlight Publishing (P)2017 Krishna Dharma (Kenneth Anderson)
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2 out of 5 stars
By Vik on 11-18-17

The narration and recording is poor.

You can hear someone hitting the mic once in a while. You can also hear him stressing on words that shouldn't be stressed upon. His pronunciation isn't the best of simple English words.

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5 out of 5 stars
By Sid Dee on 11-12-17

One of the best translation of Ramayana.

Thank you for this Audiobook and the detailed descriptions. This book took me back to the Ramayana era and made me feel like I was a part of it. May be I was one of the monkey now assisting SP :p AGTSP AGTSG&SG

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5 out of 5 stars
By Anand Kothari on 03-16-18

A good listen

A good way to learn all about Ramayana. The authors voice does get a tad annoying but still an enjoyable listen with lots of detail. Iv definitely learnt something new from this!

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4 out of 5 stars
By florin on 10-13-17


first chaper not so great... but overall i found it quite interesting.
It s amazing how much they knew then about other worlds... 😊

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