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 40.8

विभीषणं तं सुग्रीवो दृष्ट्वा वानरभीषणम् ।
ऋक्षराजं समीपस्थं जाम्बवन्तमुवाच ह ॥ ८ ॥

vibhīṣaṇaṃ taṃ sugrīvo dṛṣṭvā vānarabhīṣaṇam |
ṛkṣarājaṃ samīpasthaṃ jāmbavantamuvāca ha || 8 ||

The English translation of Ramayana Verse 40.8 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 (40.8). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Vibhishana, Sugriva, Vanara, Bhishana, Riksharaj, Riksharaja, Samipastha, Jambavat, Han,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Ramayana Verse 40.8). 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: “vibhīṣaṇaṃ taṃ sugrīvo dṛṣṭvā vānarabhīṣaṇam
  • vibhīṣaṇam -
  • vibhīṣaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vibhīṣaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    vibhīṣaṇā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • 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]
  • sugrīvo* -
  • sugrīva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • dṛṣṭvā -
  • dṛś -> dṛṣṭvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √dṛś]
  • vānara -
  • vānara (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vānara (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • bhīṣaṇam -
  • bhīṣaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    bhīṣaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    bhīṣaṇā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Line 2: “ṛkṣarājaṃ samīpasthaṃ jāmbavantamuvāca ha
  • ṛkṣarājam -
  • ṛkṣarāja (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ṛkṣarāj (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • samīpastham -
  • samīpastha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    samīpastha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    samīpasthā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • jāmbavantam -
  • jāmbavat (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [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]
  • ha -
  • ha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    han (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Ramayana Verse 40.8

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 40.8 in Bengali sript:
বিভীষণং তং সুগ্রীবো দৃষ্ট্বা বানরভীষণম্ ।
ঋক্ষরাজং সমীপস্থং জাম্ববন্তমুবাচ হ ॥ ৮ ॥

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 40.8 in Gujarati sript:
વિભીષણં તં સુગ્રીવો દૃષ્ટ્વા વાનરભીષણમ્ ।
ઋક્ષરાજં સમીપસ્થં જામ્બવન્તમુવાચ હ ॥ ૮ ॥

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 40.8 in Kannada sript:
ವಿಭೀಷಣಂ ತಂ ಸುಗ್ರೀವೋ ದೃಷ್ಟ್ವಾ ವಾನರಭೀಷಣಮ್ ।
ಋಕ್ಷರಾಜಂ ಸಮೀಪಸ್ಥಂ ಜಾಮ್ಬವನ್ತಮುವಾಚ ಹ ॥ ೮ ॥

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 40.8 in Malayalam sript:
വിഭീഷണം തം സുഗ്രീവോ ദൃഷ്ട്വാ വാനരഭീഷണമ് ।
ഋക്ഷരാജം സമീപസ്ഥം ജാമ്ബവന്തമുവാച ഹ ॥ ൮ ॥

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 40.8 in Telugu sript:
విభీషణం తం సుగ్రీవో దృష్ట్వా వానరభీషణమ్ ।
ఋక్షరాజం సమీపస్థం జామ్బవన్తమువాచ హ ॥ ౮ ॥

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