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)

athovāca punarvākyaṃ virādhaḥ pūrayan vanam |
ātmānaṃ pṛcchate brūtaṃ kau yuvāṃ kva gamiṣyathaḥ || 1 ||
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tamuvāca tato rāmo rākṣasaṃ jvalitānanam |
pṛcchantaṃ sumahātejā ikṣvākukulamātmanaḥ || 2 ||
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kṣatriyo vṛttasaṃpannau viddhi nau vanagocarau |
tvāṃ tu veditumicchāvaḥ kastvaṃ carasi daṇḍakān || 3 ||
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tamuvāca virādhastu rāmaṃ satyaparākramam |
hanta vakṣyāmi te rājannibodha mama rāghava || 4 ||
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putraḥ kila jayasyāhaṃ mātā mama śatahradā |
virādha iti māmāhuḥ pṛthivyāṃ sarvarākṣasāḥ || 5 ||
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tapasā cāpi me prāptā brahmaṇo hi prasādajā |
śastreṇāvadhyatā loke'cchedyābhedyatvameva ca || 6 ||
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utsṛjya pramadāmenāmanapekṣau yathāgatam |
tvaramāṇau pālayethāṃ na vāṃ jīvitamādade || 7 ||
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taṃ rāmaḥ pratyuvācedaṃ kopasaṃraktalocanaḥ |
rākṣasaṃ vikṛtākāraṃ virādhaṃ pāpacetasaṃ || 8 ||
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kṣudra dhik tvāṃ tu hīnārthaṃ mṛtyumanveṣase dhruvam |
raṇe saṃprāpsyase tiṣṭha na me jīvan gamiṣyasi || 9 ||
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tataḥ sajyaṃ dhanuḥ kṛtvā rāmaḥ suniśitāñ śarān |
suśīghramabhisaṃdhāya rākṣasaṃ nijaghāna ha || 10 ||
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dhanuṣā jyāguṇavatā saptabāṇānmumoca ha |
rukmapuṅkhānmahāvegān suparṇānilatulyagān || 11 ||
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te śarīraṃ virādhasya bhittvā barhiṇavāsasaḥ |
nipetuḥ śoṇitādigdhā dharaṇyāṃ pāvakopamāḥ || 12 ||
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sa vinadya mahānādaṃ śūlaṃ śakradhvajopamam |
pragṛhyāśobhata tadā vyāttānana ivāntakaḥ || 13 ||
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tacchūlaṃ vajrasaṃkāśaṃ gagane jvalanopamam |
dvābhyāṃ śarābhyāṃ ciccheda rāmaḥ śastrabhṛtāṃ varaḥ || 14 ||
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tasya raudrasya saumitrirbāhuṃ savyaṃ babhañja ha |
rāmastu dakṣiṇaṃ bāhuṃ tarasā tasya rakṣasaḥ || 15 ||
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sa bhagnabāhuḥ saṃvigno nipapātāśu rākṣasaḥ |
dharaṇyāṃ meghasaṃkāśo vajrabhinna ivācalaḥ |
idaṃ provāca kākutsthaṃ virādhaḥ puruṣarṣabham || 16 ||
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kausalyā suprajāstāta rāmastvaṃ vidito mayā |
vaidehī ca mahābhāgā lakṣmaṇaśca mahāyaśāḥ || 17 ||
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abhiśāpādahaṃ ghorāṃ praviṣṭo rākṣasīṃ tanum |
tumbururnāma gandharvaḥ śapto vaiśvaraṇena hi || 18 ||
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prasādyamānaśca mayā so'bravīnmāṃ mahāyaśāḥ |
yadā dāśarathī rāmastvāṃ vadhiṣyati saṃyuge || 19 ||
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tadā prakṛtimāpanno bhavān svargaṃ gamiṣyati |
iti vaiśravaṇo rājā rambhāsaktamuvāca ha || 20 ||
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anupasthīyamāno māṃ saṃkruddho vyajahāra ha |
tava prasādānmukto'hamabhiśāpāt sudāruṇāt |
bhavanaṃ svaṃ gamiṣyāmi svasti vo'stu paraṃtapa || 21 ||
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ito vasati dharmātmā śarabhaṅgaḥ pratāpavān |
adhyardhayojane tāta maharṣiḥ sūryasaṃnibhaḥ || 22 ||
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taṃ kṣipramabhigaccha tvaṃ sa te śreyo vidhāsyati |
avaṭe cāpi māṃ rāma nikṣipya kuśalī vraja || 23 ||
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rakṣasāṃ gatasattvānāmeṣa dharmaḥ sanātanaḥ |
avaṭe ye nidhīyante teṣāṃ lokāḥ sanātanāḥ || 24 ||
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evamuktvā tu kākutsthaṃ virādhaḥ śarapīḍitaḥ |
babhūva svargasaṃprāpto nyastadeho mahābalaḥ || 25 ||
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taṃ muktakaṇṭhamutkṣipya śaṅkukarṇaṃ mahāsvanam |
virādhaṃ prākṣipacchvabhre nadantaṃ bhairavasvanam || 26 ||
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tatastu tau kāñcanacitrakārmukau nihatya rakṣaḥ parigṛhya maithilīm |
vijahratustau muditau mahāvane divi sthitau candradivākarāviva || 27 ||
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Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Ramayana Chapter 3

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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