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 21.16

ततस्ते रावणामात्या यथाकामं यथाबलम् ।
अयुध्यन्त महावीर्याः स च राजा दशाननः ॥ १६ ॥

tataste rāvaṇāmātyā yathākāmaṃ yathābalam |
ayudhyanta mahāvīryāḥ sa ca rājā daśānanaḥ || 16 ||

The English translation of Ramayana Verse 21.16 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 (21.16). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tatah, Tad, Tata, Yushmad, Ravana, Ati, Yathakama, Yathabalam, Mahavirya, Raja, Dashanana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Ramayana Verse 21.16). 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: “tataste rāvaṇāmātyā yathākāmaṃ yathābalam
  • tatas -
  • 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]
  • 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]
  • rāvaṇām -
  • rāvaṇā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • ātyā* -
  • āti (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • yathākāmam -
  • yathākāma (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    yathākāma (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    yathākāmā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • yathābalam -
  • yathābalam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • Line 2: “ayudhyanta mahāvīryāḥ sa ca rājā daśānanaḥ
  • ayudhyanta -
  • yudh (verb class 1)
    [imperfect passive third plural]
    yudh (verb class 4)
    [imperfect middle third plural], [imperfect passive third plural]
  • mahāvīryāḥ -
  • mahāvīrya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    mahāvīryā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • rājā* -
  • rāja (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    rājā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • daśānanaḥ -
  • daśānana (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 21.16

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 21.16 in Bengali sript:
ততস্তে রাবণামাত্যা যথাকামং যথাবলম্ ।
অযুধ্যন্ত মহাবীর্যাঃ স চ রাজা দশাননঃ ॥ ১৬ ॥

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 21.16 in Gujarati sript:
તતસ્તે રાવણામાત્યા યથાકામં યથાબલમ્ ।
અયુધ્યન્ત મહાવીર્યાઃ સ ચ રાજા દશાનનઃ ॥ ૧૬ ॥

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 21.16 in Kannada sript:
ತತಸ್ತೇ ರಾವಣಾಮಾತ್ಯಾ ಯಥಾಕಾಮಂ ಯಥಾಬಲಮ್ ।
ಅಯುಧ್ಯನ್ತ ಮಹಾವೀರ್ಯಾಃ ಸ ಚ ರಾಜಾ ದಶಾನನಃ ॥ ೧೬ ॥

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 21.16 in Malayalam sript:
തതസ്തേ രാവണാമാത്യാ യഥാകാമം യഥാബലമ് ।
അയുധ്യന്ത മഹാവീര്യാഃ സ ച രാജാ ദശാനനഃ ॥ ൧൬ ॥

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 21.16 in Telugu sript:
తతస్తే రావణామాత్యా యథాకామం యథాబలమ్ ।
అయుధ్యన్త మహావీర్యాః స చ రాజా దశాననః ॥ ౧౬ ॥

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