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)

Verse 56.16

शरणं वः प्रपद्ये ऽहं शरण्याञ् शरणागतः ।
प्रत्याख्यातो ऽस्मि भद्रं वो वसिष्ठेन महात्मना ॥ १६ ॥

śaraṇaṃ vaḥ prapadye'haṃ śaraṇyāñ śaraṇāgataḥ |
pratyākhyāto'smi bhadraṃ vo vasiṣṭhena mahātmanā || 16 ||

The English translation of Ramayana Verse 56.16 is contained in the book Valmiki-Ramayana by Gita Press, Gorakhpur. This book is not available online so in order to read the full text and translation you should buy the book:

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Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (56.16). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Sharana, Yushmad, Yah, Yat, Aha, Asmad, Sharanagata, Pratyakhyatri, Pratyakhyata, Bhadram, Bhadra, Vasishtha, Mahatman, Mahatmana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Ramayana Verse 56.16). If the system was successful in segmenting the sentence, you will see of which words it is made up of, generally consisting of Nouns, Pronouns, Verbs, Participles and Indeclinables. Click on the link to show all possible derivations of the word.

  • Line 1: “śaraṇaṃ vaḥ prapadye'haṃ śaraṇyāñ śaraṇāgataḥ
  • śaraṇam -
  • śaraṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    śaraṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    śaraṇā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • vaḥ -
  • va (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [accusative plural], [dative plural], [genitive plural]
  • prapad -
  • prapad (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • ye' -
  • ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
  • aham -
  • aha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative single]
  • śaraṇyāñ -
  • śaraṇāgataḥ -
  • śaraṇāgata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “pratyākhyāto'smi bhadraṃ vo vasiṣṭhena mahātmanā
  • pratyākhyāto' -
  • pratyākhyātṛ (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    pratyākhyāta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • asmi -
  • as (verb class 2)
    [present active first single]
  • bhadram -
  • bhadram (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    bhadra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    bhadra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    bhadrā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • vo* -
  • va (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [accusative plural], [dative plural], [genitive plural]
  • vasiṣṭhena -
  • vasiṣṭha (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    vasiṣṭha (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • mahātmanā -
  • mahātman (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    mahātman (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    mahātmanā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Ramayana Verse 56.16

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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Preview of verse 56.16 in Bengali sript:
শরণং বঃ প্রপদ্যেঽহং শরণ্যাঞ্ শরণাগতঃ ।
প্রত্যাখ্যাতোঽস্মি ভদ্রং বো বসিষ্ঠেন মহাত্মনা ॥ ১৬ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

શ્રીમદવાલ્મીકીય રામાયણ: [Set of 2 Volumes]

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Preview of verse 56.16 in Gujarati sript:
શરણં વઃ પ્રપદ્યેઽહં શરણ્યાઞ્ શરણાગતઃ ।
પ્રત્યાખ્યાતોઽસ્મિ ભદ્રં વો વસિષ્ઠેન મહાત્મના ॥ ૧૬ ॥

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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Preview of verse 56.16 in Kannada sript:
ಶರಣಂ ವಃ ಪ್ರಪದ್ಯೇಽಹಂ ಶರಣ್ಯಾಞ್ ಶರಣಾಗತಃ ।
ಪ್ರತ್ಯಾಖ್ಯಾತೋಽಸ್ಮಿ ಭದ್ರಂ ವೋ ವಸಿಷ್ಠೇನ ಮಹಾತ್ಮನಾ ॥ ೧೬ ॥

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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Preview of verse 56.16 in Malayalam sript:
ശരണം വഃ പ്രപദ്യേഽഹം ശരണ്യാഞ് ശരണാഗതഃ ।
പ്രത്യാഖ്യാതോഽസ്മി ഭദ്രം വോ വസിഷ്ഠേന മഹാത്മനാ ॥ ൧൬ ॥

Cover of edition (2019)

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

వాల్మీకీ రామాయణం [Set of 3 Volumes]

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Preview of verse 56.16 in Telugu sript:
శరణం వః ప్రపద్యేఽహం శరణ్యాఞ్ శరణాగతః ।
ప్రత్యాఖ్యాతోఽస్మి భద్రం వో వసిష్ఠేన మహాత్మనా ॥ ౧౬ ॥

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