Month: October 2014

How To Bring Rama’s Messenger

“Lamenting greatly, deceived by fear, piteously saying ‘O Rama, O Rama’ and ‘O Lakshmana,’ while aggrieved by lamentation that noble lady cried in diverse ways in a low voice.” (Valmiki Ramayana, Sundara Kand, 32.5) vilalāpa bhṛśaṃ sītā karuṇam bhayamohitā ||… Read More ›

Friendly Eyes

“She saw there a monkey who was humble and beaming like a collection of blossomed Ashoka flowers, who spoke sweet words and had eyes that resembled molten gold.” (Valmiki Ramayana, Sundara Kand, 32.2) sā dadarśa kapim tatra praśritam priya vādinam… Read More ›

Humble and Beaming

“She saw there a monkey who was humble and beaming like a collection of blossomed Ashoka flowers, who spoke sweet words and had eyes that resembled molten gold.” (Valmiki Ramayana, Sundara Kand, 32.2) sā dadarśa kapim tatra praśritam priya vādinam… Read More ›