Ever since the composing of the Ramayana by Valmiki, the story was adopted by several subsequent writers/poets of Sanskrit as well as the regional languages in the country. the story of Rama was patronised by the writers of Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Hindi, Gujarati, Oriya, Bengali, Assamese and several other local languages. This work is the English translation of the Ramavataracarita originally composed in Kashmiri language, which is sure to appeal the readers.
About the Author:
SHANTI LAL NAGAR served in a curatorial capacity in the Central Asian Antiquities Museum, New Delhi and Archaeological section of Indian Museum, Calcutta. He has to his credit the scientific documentation of over fifty thousand antiquities. He was awarded a fellowship in 1987 by the Indian Council of Historical Research, New Delhi for his monograph, The Temples of Himachal Pradesh. He has authored several works.