Who wrote Ramayana in Kannada language?
Karnataka – The Classical Kannada versions of the Ramayana – the Kumudendu Ramayana(a Jain version), written in the 13th century and the Kumara-Valmiki Torave Ramayana, written in the 16th century. There is another version titled Ramachandra Charita Purana written by Nagachandra during the 12th century (1149 AD).
What is Valmiki real name?
RatnakkardahValmiki / Full name
Is Valmiki from Karnataka?
The Valmikis are mainly concentrated in Anantapur, Kurnool and Kadapa districts of Andhra Pradesh and in Bellary, Raichur and Chitradurga districts of Karnataka, although they are spread all over the state. They also built a temple of Valmiki in Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh.
Which is the best Kannada Ramayana book?
10 Types of Raamayana books in Kannada by various authors and publishers.
- Janapriya Vaalmiki Ramayana by Kuvempu.
- Vaalmiki Ramayana (2 Volumes) by Srinivas Iyengar.
- Ramayana set of 9 books by Ranganatha Sharma.
- Ramayana set of 8 books by Pandita Devashikhamani Alasingracharya.
- Sampoorna Ramayana by Anantha Rao.
Which year did Valmiki born?
He was later revered as Adi Kavi for being the first poet of the Sanskrit Literature. His works, especially the great epic, is recited till date by the Hindu devotees. The exact date and time of Valmiki’s birth are unknown, but he is believed to have lived around 500 BC.
Who is Valmiki in Sanskrit?
Valmiki (/vɑːlˈmiːki/; Sanskrit: वाल्मीकि, Vālmīki) is celebrated as the harbinger-poet in Sanskrit literature.
What is the Valmiki version of Ramayana?
Valmiki. The Ramayana tells the story of a prince, Rama of the city of Ayodhya in the Kingdom of Kosala, whose wife Sita is abducted by Ravana, the demon-king ( Rakshasa) of Lanka. The Valmiki Ramayana is dated variously from 500 BCE to 100 BCE or about co-eval with early versions of the Mahabharata.
What are the greatest works of Valmiki Rishi?
One of the greatest works of Valmiki rishi was writing Adi Kavya (First Poem) Ramayana. Ramayana is the first poem in Sanskrit history. The epic Ramayana by Valmiki comprises 24 thousand shlokas and seven cantos. It describes the entire life events of Lord Rama from his birth, education, marriage to Devi Sita, and 14 years of forest exile.
Was Valmiki the first author to write his own composition?
Menen claims Valmiki is “the first author in all history to bring himself into his own composition.” Valmiki was born as Agni Sharma to a Brahmin named Pracheta (also known as Sumali) of Bhrigu gotra, According to legend he once met the great sage Narada and had a discourse with him on his duties.