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 16.28

स तामसितकेशान्तां सुश्रोणीं संहतस्तनीम् ।
दिदृक्षुरसितापाङ्गीमुपावर्तत रावणः ॥ २८ ॥

sa tāmasitakeśāntāṃ suśroṇīṃ saṃhatastanīm |
didṛkṣurasitāpāṅgīmupāvartata rāvaṇaḥ || 28 ||

The English translation of Ramayana Verse 16.28 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 (16.28). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tamasi, Taka, Ishanta, Sushroni, Samhatastani, Didrikshu, Asita, Apanc, Pavan, Pava, Rita, Ravana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Ramayana Verse 16.28). 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: “sa tāmasitakeśāntāṃ suśroṇīṃ saṃhatastanīm
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tāmasi -
  • tāmasī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
  • take -
  • taka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    tak (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • īśāntā -
  • īśānta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    īśānta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • am -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    e (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • suśroṇīm -
  • suśroṇī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • saṃhatastanīm -
  • saṃhatastanī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “didṛkṣurasitāpāṅgīmupāvartata rāvaṇaḥ
  • didṛkṣur -
  • didṛkṣu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    didṛkṣu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • asitā -
  • asita (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    asita (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    asitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    as (verb class 2)
    [periphrastic-future active third single]
    as (verb class 4)
    [periphrastic-future active third single]
  • apāṅ -
  • apāñc (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    apāñc (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [compound]
  • mu -
  • mu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • pāvar -
  • pāvan (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    pāvan (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    pāva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pāva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pāvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    (verb class 2)
    [imperative active first dual]
    (verb class 2)
    [imperative active first dual]
  • ṛta -
  • ṛta (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    ṛta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ṛta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ta -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tan (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
  • rāvaṇaḥ -
  • rāvaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Ramayana Verse 16.28

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 16.28 in Bengali sript:
স তামসিতকেশান্তাং সুশ্রোণীং সংহতস্তনীম্ ।
দিদৃক্ষুরসিতাপাঙ্গীমুপাবর্তত রাবণঃ ॥ ২৮ ॥

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 16.28 in Gujarati sript:
સ તામસિતકેશાન્તાં સુશ્રોણીં સંહતસ્તનીમ્ ।
દિદૃક્ષુરસિતાપાઙ્ગીમુપાવર્તત રાવણઃ ॥ ૨૮ ॥

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 16.28 in Kannada sript:
ಸ ತಾಮಸಿತಕೇಶಾನ್ತಾಂ ಸುಶ್ರೋಣೀಂ ಸಂಹತಸ್ತನೀಮ್ ।
ದಿದೃಕ್ಷುರಸಿತಾಪಾಙ್ಗೀಮುಪಾವರ್ತತ ರಾವಣಃ ॥ ೨೮ ॥

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 16.28 in Malayalam sript:
സ താമസിതകേശാന്താം സുശ്രോണീം സംഹതസ്തനീമ് ।
ദിദൃക്ഷുരസിതാപാങ്ഗീമുപാവര്തത രാവണഃ ॥ ൨൮ ॥

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 16.28 in Telugu sript:
స తామసితకేశాన్తాం సుశ్రోణీం సంహతస్తనీమ్ ।
దిదృక్షురసితాపాఙ్గీముపావర్తత రావణః ॥ ౨౮ ॥

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