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 3.2

तमुवाच ततो रामो राक्षसं ज्वलिताननम् ।
पृच्छन्तं सुमहातेजा इक्ष्वाकुकुलमात्मनः ॥ २ ॥

tamuvāca tato rāmo rākṣasaṃ jvalitānanam |
pṛcchantaṃ sumahātejā ikṣvākukulamātmanaḥ || 2 ||

The English translation of Ramayana Verse 3.2 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 (3.2). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tatah, Tad, Tata, Rama, Rakshasa, Jvalitanana, Pricchat, Sumahatejas, Kula, Atman,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Ramayana Verse 3.2). 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: “tamuvāca tato rāmo rākṣasaṃ jvalitānanam
  • tam -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    tan (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • uvāca -
  • vac (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    vac (verb class 3)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • tato* -
  • tataḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tataḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tataḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    tata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    tan -> tata (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √tan class 8 verb]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
  • rāmo* -
  • rāma (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    (verb class 2)
    [present active first plural]
  • rākṣasam -
  • rākṣasa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    rākṣasa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • jvalitānanam -
  • jvalitānana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    jvalitānana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    jvalitānanā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Line 2: “pṛcchantaṃ sumahātejā ikṣvākukulamātmanaḥ
  • pṛcchantam -
  • pṛcchat (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    praś -> pṛcchat (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √praś class 6 verb]
  • sumahātejā* -
  • sumahātejas (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ikṣvāku -
  • ikṣvāku (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    ikṣvāku (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • kulam -
  • kula (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kula (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kulā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • ātmanaḥ -
  • ātman (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Ramayana Verse 3.2

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 3.2 in Bengali sript:
তমুবাচ ততো রামো রাক্ষসং জ্বলিতাননম্ ।
পৃচ্ছন্তং সুমহাতেজা ইক্ষ্বাকুকুলমাত্মনঃ ॥ ২ ॥

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 3.2 in Gujarati sript:
તમુવાચ તતો રામો રાક્ષસં જ્વલિતાનનમ્ ।
પૃચ્છન્તં સુમહાતેજા ઇક્ષ્વાકુકુલમાત્મનઃ ॥ ૨ ॥

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 3.2 in Kannada sript:
ತಮುವಾಚ ತತೋ ರಾಮೋ ರಾಕ್ಷಸಂ ಜ್ವಲಿತಾನನಮ್ ।
ಪೃಚ್ಛನ್ತಂ ಸುಮಹಾತೇಜಾ ಇಕ್ಷ್ವಾಕುಕುಲಮಾತ್ಮನಃ ॥ ೨ ॥

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 3.2 in Malayalam sript:
തമുവാച തതോ രാമോ രാക്ഷസം ജ്വലിതാനനമ് ।
പൃച്ഛന്തം സുമഹാതേജാ ഇക്ഷ്വാകുകുലമാത്മനഃ ॥ ൨ ॥

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 3.2 in Telugu sript:
తమువాచ తతో రామో రాక్షసం జ్వలితాననమ్ ।
పృచ్ఛన్తం సుమహాతేజా ఇక్ష్వాకుకులమాత్మనః ॥ ౨ ॥

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