Ramayana [sanskrit]

175,075 words | ISBN-10: 8129302500 | ISBN-13: 9788129302502

This Sanskrit edition of the Ramayana: An ancient epic revolving around the life and legends of Rama, Sita and Ravana. Original titles: Vālmīki Rāmāyaṇa (वाल्मीकि रामायण) or Vālmīkirāmāyaṇa (वाल्मीकिरामायण)

punaḥ prāpte vasante tu pūrṇaḥ saṃvatsaro'bhavat |
abhivādya vasiṣṭhaṃ ca nyāyataḥ pratipūjya ca || 1 ||
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abravīt praśritaṃ vākyaṃ prasavārthaṃ dvijottamam |
yajño me kriyatāṃ vipra yathoktaṃ munipuṃgava || 2 ||
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yathā na vighnaḥ kriyate yajñāṅgeṣu vidhīyatām |
bhavān snigdhaḥ suhṛnmahyaṃ guruśca paramo mahān || 3 ||
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voḍhavyo bhavatā caiva bhāro yajñasya codyataḥ |
tatheti ca sa rājānamabravīddvijasattamaḥ || 4 ||
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kariṣye sarvamevaitadbhavatā yat samarthitam |
tato'bravīddvijān vṛddhānyajñakarmasu niṣṭhitān || 5 ||
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sthāpatye niṣṭhitāṃścaiva vṛddhānparamadhārmikān |
karmāntikāñ śilpakārān vardhakīn khanakānapi || 6 ||
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gaṇakāñ śilpinaścaiva tathaiva naṭanartakān |
tathā śucīñ śāstravidaḥ puruṣān subahuśrutān || 7 ||
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yajñakarma samīhantāṃ bhavanto rājaśāsanāt |
iṣṭakā bahusāhasrī śīghramānīyatāmiti || 8 ||
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aupakāryāḥ kriyantāṃ ca rājñāṃ bahuguṇānvitāḥ |
brāhmaṇāvasathāścaiva kartavyāḥ śataśaḥ śubhāḥ || 9 ||
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bhakṣyānnapānairbahubhiḥ samupetāḥ suniṣṭhitāḥ |
tathā paurajanasyāpi kartavyā bahuvistarāḥ || 10 ||
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āvāsā bahubhakṣyā vai sarvakāmairupasthitāḥ |
tathā jānapadasyāpi janasya bahuśobhanam || 11 ||
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dātavyamannaṃ vidhivat satkṛtya na tu līlayā |
sarve varṇā yathā pūjāṃ prāpnuvanti susatkṛtāḥ || 12 ||
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na cāvajñā prayoktavyā kāmakrodhavaśādapi |
yajñakarmasu ye'vyagrāḥ puruṣāḥ śilpinastathā || 13 ||
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teṣāmapi viśeṣeṇa pūjā kāryā yathākramam |
yathā sarvaṃ suvihitaṃ na kiṃ cit parihīyate || 14 ||
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tathā bhavantaḥ kurvantu prītisnigdhena cetasā |
tataḥ sarve samāgamya vasiṣṭhamidamabruvan || 15 ||
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yathoktaṃ tat kariṣyāmo na kiṃ cit parihāsyate |
tataḥ sumantramāhūya vasiṣṭho vākyamabravīt || 16 ||
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nimantrayasya nṛpatīnpṛthivyāṃ ye ca dhārmikāḥ |
brāhmaṇān kṣatriyān vaiśyāñ śūdrāṃścaiva sahasraśaḥ || 17 ||
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samānayasva satkṛtya sarvadeśeṣu mānavān |
mithilādhipatiṃ śūraṃ janakaṃ satyavikramam || 18 ||
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niṣṭhitaṃ sarvaśāstreṣu tathā vedeṣu niṣṭhitam |
tamānaya mahābhāgaṃ svayameva susatkṛtam |
pūrvasaṃbandhinaṃ jñātvā tataḥ pūrvaṃ bravīmi te || 19 ||
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tathā kāśipatiṃ snigdhaṃ satataṃ priyavādinam |
sadvṛttaṃ devasaṃkāśaṃ svayamevānayasva ha || 20 ||
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tathā kekayarājānaṃ vṛddhaṃ paramadhārmikam |
śvaśuraṃ rājasiṃhasya saputraṃ tamihānaya || 21 ||
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aṅgeśvaraṃ mahābhāgaṃ lomapādaṃ susatkṛtam |
vayasyaṃ rājasiṃhasya tamānaya yaśasvinam || 22 ||
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prācīnān sindhusauvīrān saurāṣṭhreyāṃśca pārthivān |
dākṣiṇātyānnarendrāṃśca samastānānayasva ha || 23 ||
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santi snigdhāśca ye cānye rājānaḥ pṛthivītale |
tānānaya yathākṣipraṃ sānugān sahabāndhavān || 24 ||
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vasiṣṭhavākyaṃ tacchrutvā sumantrastvaritastadā |
vyādiśat puruṣāṃstatra rājñāmānayane śubhān || 25 ||
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svayameva hi dharmātmā prayayau muniśāsanāt |
sumantrastvarito bhūtvā samānetuṃ mahīkṣitaḥ || 26 ||
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te ca karmāntikāḥ sarve vasiṣṭhāya ca dhīmate |
sarvaṃ nivedayanti sma yajñe yadupakalpitam || 27 ||
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tataḥ prīto dvijaśreṣṭhastān sarvānpunarabravīt |
avajñayā na dātavyaṃ kasya cil līlayāpi vā |
avajñayā kṛtaṃ hanyāddātāraṃ nātra saṃśayaḥ || 28 ||
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tataḥ kaiścidahorātrairupayātā mahīkṣitaḥ |
bahūni ratnānyādāya rājño daśarathasya ha || 29 ||
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tato vasiṣṭhaḥ suprīto rājānamidamabravīt |
upayātā naravyāghra rājānastava śāsanāt || 30 ||
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mayāpi satkṛtāḥ sarve yathārhaṃ rājasattamāḥ |
yajñiyaṃ ca kṛtaṃ rājanpuruṣaiḥ susamāhitaiḥ || 31 ||
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niryātu ca bhavānyaṣṭuṃ yajñāyatanamantikāt |
sarvakāmairupahṛtairupetaṃ vai samantataḥ || 32 ||
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tathā vasiṣṭhavacanādṛśyaśṛṅgasya cobhayoḥ |
śubhe divasa nakṣatre niryāto jagatīpatiḥ || 33 ||
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tato vasiṣṭhapramukhāḥ sarva eva dvijottamāḥ |
ṛśyaśṛṅgaṃ puraskṛtya yajñakarmārabhaṃstadā || 34 ||
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Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Ramayana Chapter 12

Cover of edition (2011)

Valmiki-Ramayana
by Gita Press, Gorakhpur (2011)

[Two Volumes] With Sanskrit text and English translation.

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Cover of edition (2019)

Valmiki Ramayana
by Gita Press, Gorakhpur (2019)

Sanskrit Only

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Cover of edition (2011)

Ramayana of Valmiki (Hindi Translation)
by Gita Press, Gorakhpur (2011)

A Set of Two Volumes (Sanskrit Text with Hindi Translation)

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Cover of edition (1967)

Ramayana (Marathi Translation)
by Swadhyaya Mandal (Vedic Research Centre), Gujarat (1967)

Set of 10 Volumes

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Cover of edition (2008)

Valmiki Ramayanam (with Five Sanskrit Commentaries)
by Rashtriya Sanskrit Sansthan (2008)

Sanskrit only in Seven Volumes

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Cover of edition (2000)

Burmese Ramayana
by Ohno Toru [B.R. Publishing Corporation] (2000)

With an English Translation of The Original Palm Leaf Manuscript in Burmese Language in 1233 year of Burmese Era (1871 A.D.)

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Cover of Bengali edition

Srimad Valmikiya Ramayana in Bengali
by Gita Press, Gorakhpur (2015)

শ্রীমদ্বাল্মীকীয় রামায়ণ:

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Cover of Gujarati edition

Srimad Valmiki Ramayana in Gujarati
by Gita Press, Gorakhpur (2013)

શ્રીમદવાલ્મીકીય રામાયણ: [Set of 2 Volumes]

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Cover of edition (2018)

The Ramayana of Valmiki in Kannada
by Gita Press, Gorakhpur (2018)

ಶ್ರೀ ಮದ್ವಲ್ಮಿಕಿ ರಾಮಾಯಣ: [Set of 3 Volumes]

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Cover of edition (2019)

Srimad Valmiki Ramayanam and Srimad Bhagavad Gita - Malayalam
by Swami Siddhinathananda & Swami Ranganathananda [Ramakrishna Math, Thrissur] (2019)

രാമായണം: [Set of 3 Volumes]

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Cover of edition (2019)

Shrimad Valmiki Ramayana Mulam (Telugu)
by Gita Press, Gorakhpur (2019)

వాల్మీకీ రామాయణం [Set of 3 Volumes]

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