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)

tau tu dṛṣṭvā mahātmānau bhrātarau rāmalakṣmaṇau |
varāyudhadharau vīrau sugrīvaḥ śaṅkito'bhavat || 1 ||
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udvignahṛdayaḥ sarvā diśaḥ samavalokayan |
na vyatiṣṭhata kasmiṃściddeśe vānarapuṃgavaḥ || 2 ||
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naiva cakre manaḥ sthāne vīkṣamāṇo mahābalau |
kapeḥ paramabhītasya cittaṃ vyavasasāda ha || 3 ||
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cintayitvā sa dharmātmā vimṛśya gurulāghavam |
sugrīvaḥ paramodvignaḥ sarvairanucaraiḥ saha || 4 ||
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tataḥ sa sacivebhyastu sugrīvaḥ plavagādhipaḥ |
śaśaṃsa paramodvignaḥ paśyaṃstau rāmalakṣmaṇau || 5 ||
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etau vanamidaṃ durgaṃ vālipraṇihitau dhruvam |
chadmanā cīravasanau pracarantāvihāgatau || 6 ||
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tataḥ sugrīvasacivā dṛṣṭvā paramadhanvinau |
jagmurgiritaṭāttasmādanyacchikharamuttamam || 7 ||
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te kṣipramabhigamyātha yūthapā yūthaparṣabham |
harayo vānaraśreṣṭhaṃ parivāryopatasthire || 8 ||
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ekamekāyanagatāḥ plavamānā girergirim |
prakampayanto vegena girīṇāṃ śikharāṇi ca || 9 ||
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tataḥ śākhāmṛgāḥ sarve plavamānā mahābalāḥ |
babhañjuśca nagāṃstatra puṣpitāndurgasaṃśritān || 10 ||
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āplavanto harivarāḥ sarvatastaṃ mahāgirim |
mṛgamārjāraśārdūlāṃstrāsayanto yayustadā || 11 ||
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tataḥ sugrīvasacivāḥ parvatendraṃ samāśritāḥ |
saṃgamya kapimukhyena sarve prāñjalayaḥ sthitāḥ || 12 ||
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tatastaṃ bhayasaṃtrastaṃ vālikilbiṣaśaṅkitam |
uvāca hanumān vākyaṃ sugrīvaṃ vākyakovidaḥ || 13 ||
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yasmādudvignacetāstvaṃ pradruto haripuṃgava |
taṃ krūradarśanaṃ krūraṃ neha paśyāmi vālinam || 14 ||
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yasmāttava bhayaṃ saumya pūrvajāt pāpakarmaṇaḥ |
sa neha vālī duṣṭātmā na te paśyāmyahaṃ bhayam || 15 ||
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aho śākhāmṛgatvaṃ te vyaktameva plavaṃgama |
laghucittatayātmānaṃ na sthāpayasi yo matau || 16 ||
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buddhivijñānasaṃpanna iṅgitaiḥ sarvamācara |
na hyabuddhiṃ gato rājā sarvabhūtāni śāsti hi || 17 ||
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sugrīvastu śubhaṃ vākyaṃ śrutvā sarvaṃ hanūmataḥ |
tataḥ śubhataraṃ vākyaṃ hanūmantamuvāca ha || 18 ||
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dīrghabāhū viśālākṣau śaracāpāsidhāriṇau |
kasya na syādbhayaṃ dṛṣṭvā etau surasutopamau || 19 ||
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vālipraṇihitāvetau śaṅke'haṃ puruṣottamau |
rājāno bahumitrāśca viśvāso nātra hi kṣamaḥ || 20 ||
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arayaśca manuṣyeṇa vijñeyāśchannacāriṇaḥ |
viśvastānāmaviśvastāśchidreṣu praharanti hi || 21 ||
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kṛtyeṣu vālī medhāvī rājāno bahudarśanāḥ |
bhavanti parahantāraste jñeyāḥ prākṛtairnaraiḥ || 22 ||
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tau tvayā prākṛtenaiva gatvā jñeyau plavaṃgama |
śaṅkitānāṃ prakāraiśca rūpavyābhāṣaṇena ca || 23 ||
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lakṣayasva tayorbhāvaṃ prahṛṣṭamanasau yadi |
viśvāsayanpraśaṃsābhiriṅgitaiśca punaḥ punaḥ || 24 ||
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mamaivābhimukhaṃ sthitvā pṛccha tvaṃ haripuṃgava |
prayojanaṃ praveśasya vanasyāsya dhanurdharau || 25 ||
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śuddhātmānau yadi tvetau jānīhi tvaṃ plavaṃgama |
vyābhāṣitairvā rūpairvā vijñeyā duṣṭatānayoḥ || 26 ||
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ityevaṃ kapirājena saṃdiṣṭo mārutātmajaḥ |
cakāra gamane buddhiṃ yatra tau rāmalakṣmaṇau || 27 ||
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tatheti saṃpūjya vacastu tasya kapeḥ subhītasya durāsadasya |
mahānubhāvo hanumānyayau tadā sa yatra rāmo'tibalaśca lakṣmaṇaḥ || 28 ||
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Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Ramayana Chapter 2

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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