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Ramayana Traditions in Eastern India Assam, Bengal and Orissa, W.L. Smith

Author Name    W.L. Smith

Title   Ramayana Traditions in Eastern India Assam, Bengal and Orissa

Binding   Hardbound

Book Condition   New

Jacket Condition   New

Edition   Second Revised Edition

Size   16.5 Cms x 25 Cms

Publisher   New Delhi, India Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd. 1995

ISBN    8121506689 / 9788121506687

Seller ID   016423

Through the structure of the popular Ramayanas composed in Assamese, Bengali and Oriya based on the version of Valmiki, the poets are eclectic in their choice of material and freely select episodes from the Puranas, Sanskrit devotional Ramayanas, Sakta works and the oral tradition, as long as these are not in direct conflict with Valmiki. Unlike vernacular Ramayanas in some other regions of India, here poets do not allow the narrative to be overwhelmed by theological or sectarian concerns. Many apocryphal episodes common to all three literatures do not seem to be found outside Eastern India. Printed Pages: 207.

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Price = 12.25 USD


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