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 32.17

यदि रामस्य दूतस्त्वमागतो भद्रमस्तु ते ।
पृच्छामि त्वां हरिश्रेष्ठ प्रिया राम कथा हि मे ॥ १७ ॥

yadi rāmasya dūtastvamāgato bhadramastu te |
pṛcchāmi tvāṃ hariśreṣṭha priyā rāma kathā hi me || 17 ||

The English translation of Ramayana Verse 32.17 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 (32.17). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Yadi, Yad, Rama, Duta, Tva, Yushmad, Agata, Bhadrama, Tad, Hari, Shreshtha, Pri, Priya, Katha, Asmad,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Ramayana Verse 32.17). 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: “yadi rāmasya dūtastvamāgato bhadramastu te
  • yadi -
  • yadi (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    yadi (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yadi (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    yad (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • rāmasya -
  • rāma (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    rāma (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • dūtas -
  • dūta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tvam -
  • tva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    tva (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative single]
  • āgato* -
  • āgata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhadramas -
  • bhadrama (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • Line 2: “pṛcchāmi tvāṃ hariśreṣṭha priyā rāma kathā hi me
  • pṛcchāmi -
  • praś (verb class 6)
    [present active first single]
  • tvām -
  • tvā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [accusative single]
  • hari -
  • hari (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    hari (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    hari (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    harī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    harin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • śreṣṭha -
  • śreṣṭha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śreṣṭha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • priyā* -
  • prī (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    prī (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    priya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    priyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • rāma -
  • rāma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    rāma (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (verb class 2)
    [imperative active first plural]
  • kathā* -
  • kathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    katha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • hi -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • me -
  • ma (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ma (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Ramayana Verse 32.17

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 32.17 in Bengali sript:
যদি রামস্য দূতস্ত্বমাগতো ভদ্রমস্তু তে ।
পৃচ্ছামি ত্বাং হরিশ্রেষ্ঠ প্রিযা রাম কথা হি মে ॥ ১৭ ॥

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 32.17 in Gujarati sript:
યદિ રામસ્ય દૂતસ્ત્વમાગતો ભદ્રમસ્તુ તે ।
પૃચ્છામિ ત્વાં હરિશ્રેષ્ઠ પ્રિયા રામ કથા હિ મે ॥ ૧૭ ॥

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 32.17 in Kannada sript:
ಯದಿ ರಾಮಸ್ಯ ದೂತಸ್ತ್ವಮಾಗತೋ ಭದ್ರಮಸ್ತು ತೇ ।
ಪೃಚ್ಛಾಮಿ ತ್ವಾಂ ಹರಿಶ್ರೇಷ್ಠ ಪ್ರಿಯಾ ರಾಮ ಕಥಾ ಹಿ ಮೇ ॥ ೧೭ ॥

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 32.17 in Malayalam sript:
യദി രാമസ്യ ദൂതസ്ത്വമാഗതോ ഭദ്രമസ്തു തേ ।
പൃച്ഛാമി ത്വാം ഹരിശ്രേഷ്ഠ പ്രിയാ രാമ കഥാ ഹി മേ ॥ ൧൭ ॥

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 32.17 in Telugu sript:
యది రామస్య దూతస్త్వమాగతో భద్రమస్తు తే ।
పృచ్ఛామి త్వాం హరిశ్రేష్ఠ ప్రియా రామ కథా హి మే ॥ ౧౭ ॥

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