Subscribe for Newsletters and Discounts
Be the first to receive our thoughtfully written
religious articles and product discounts.
Your interests (Optional)
This will help us make recommendations and send discounts and sale information at times.
By registering, you may receive account related information, our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
.
By subscribing, you will receive our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. All emails will be sent by Exotic India using the email address info@exoticindia.com.

Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
|6
Sign In  |  Sign up
Your Cart (0)
Best Deals
Share our website with your friends.
Email this page to a friend
Books > Hindu > Vishnu > Ravana (An Attendant of Vishnu)
Subscribe to our newsletter and discounts
Ravana (An Attendant of Vishnu)
Ravana (An Attendant of Vishnu)
Description
Back of The Book

Ravana the hero of Lanka had a great personality which had its own importance in the story of the Ramayana. In fact several heroic and valorous episodes are attributed to him in the Ramayana in which he is depicted as an extremely strong, stubborn willful and unshakable king of Lanka. Inspite of the being a man of wisdom bravery well vered in all the scriptures it is the abouction of Sita, the spouse of Rama, which resulted in his downfall and ultimate death.

 

About The Author

Shantilal Nagar, a graduate of the Punjab University served in the curatorial capacity in the Central Asian Antiquities Museum New Delhi the Archaeological Museum Nalanda and Archaeological Section of the Indian Museum Calcutta for a number of years. He has to his credit the scientific documenting of over fifty thousand antiquities in these museum representing the rich cultural heritage of the country and comprising of sculptures bronzes terracotta beads seals and sealing ancient Indian numismatics wood work miniatures earliest times to the late medieval period. He was awarded in 1987, a fellowship for his monograph on the temple of Himachal Pradesh by the Indian Council of Historical Research New Delhi. He was authored more than fifty books.

 

Contents

 

     
1 Genesis and Evolution 1-9
  (1) What was Ravana (i) As an Aboriginal (ii) As a Ksatriya (iii) As a Brahmana (iv) Prativasudeva (v) Pratapabhanu (vi)As jaya and Vijaya (vii) As Hiranyakasipu(viii) As Canda and Pracanda (ix) As Gana of Shiva (x) As Madha and Kaitabha (2)Tapas and Boons (3) Marriage and offshoots.  
2 Victories and Defeats 10-62
  (1) Victories (i) Conquest of Kubera (ii) Ravana 's Encounter with Yama (iii) Defeats Vasuki (iv) Battle with Nipataka (v) Conquest of the abode of Varuna (vi) Attack on Amaravati and Capture of Indra (vii) Conquest of Candraloka  
  2 The defeats (i) Battle with Kartaviya Arjuna (ii) Release of Ravana (iii) Ravana's Encounter with Bali (iv)Encounter with he king of Patala (v) The Encounter with Mandhata (vi) Battle with Mahapurusa (vii) Defeat form Bali(viii) Defeat from Kapila (ix) Svetadvipa (xi) Unable to Lift the Bow of Siva  
3 Boons and Curses 63-68
  (a) Boons from Brahma and Siva (b) Curses (i) the Curse from Nalakubara (ii) The Curse of Nandi (iii) The Curse of Vedavati (iv) The Curse of Anaranya  
4 The Virtues and Weakness 62-106
  (i) A great Vedic Scholar (ii) A Devotee of Shiva (iii) Devotee of Ambika (iv) Devotee of Candi (v)Lustful (viii) Abduction of Sita  
  Other activities (i)Brahmastra given by Brahma (ii) Burning of the Moustaches and Beards (iii) Hunuman Tied the Hair of Ravana and Mandodari (iv)Sensitive Sport (v)Ravana soul in the Casket (vi) Wooden Kirtimukha (vii) Killing of Jatayu (ix) Encounter with Suparsva (x) The Earth Goddess Prevents Ravana from Sita to Rama (a) By Marica (b) By Hanuman(c) By Nikasa the mother of Ravana (d) By Malyavan (e) By Angada (f) By Kumbhakarna (g) By Prahasta (h) A Courtier of Ravana (i) Tby Sardula (j) By Arvinda- A Courtier of Ravana (k) By Mandodari (l) By Atikaya and Indrajit (m) By Atikaya  
5 Performance in Relation to Rama and Sita 107-146
  (i) Before the Birth of Rama (2) After the birth of Rama (3) Marriage of Sita (4)Rama saves Ravana 's meeting with Marica (7) Ravana abducts Sita (8) Encounter with jatayu (9) Sugriva's first encounter with Ravana (10) Ravana enlightens Angada as narrated by him (12) Ravana summons Mahiravana (13) Vibhisana inform of his glory (15) Ravana praised Rama's proficiency in archery (16) Ravana tries to entice Sita (17) Grief of Ravana (18) Initial defeat of Ravana (19) Raksasis denounced Ravana (20) Forced Kalanemi to obstruct the path of Hanuman (21) Mandodari highlighted the glory of Rama to Ravana (22) Ravana tries to hand over fake Sita to Rama (25) Ravana's advice to Rama (26) The cremation  
6 Epilogue 147-149

Sample Pages













Ravana (An Attendant of Vishnu)

Item Code:
IDK555
Cover:
Hardcover
Edition:
2006
ISBN:
9788176464833
Language:
English
Size:
8.7" X 5.7"
Pages:
155
Other Details:
Weight of the Book: 320 gms
Price:
$20.00   Shipping Free
Add to Wishlist
Send as e-card
Send as free online greeting card
Ravana (An Attendant of Vishnu)

Verify the characters on the left

From:
Edit     
You will be informed as and when your card is viewed. Please note that your card will be active in the system for 30 days.

Viewed 9227 times since 11th May, 2019
Back of The Book

Ravana the hero of Lanka had a great personality which had its own importance in the story of the Ramayana. In fact several heroic and valorous episodes are attributed to him in the Ramayana in which he is depicted as an extremely strong, stubborn willful and unshakable king of Lanka. Inspite of the being a man of wisdom bravery well vered in all the scriptures it is the abouction of Sita, the spouse of Rama, which resulted in his downfall and ultimate death.

 

About The Author

Shantilal Nagar, a graduate of the Punjab University served in the curatorial capacity in the Central Asian Antiquities Museum New Delhi the Archaeological Museum Nalanda and Archaeological Section of the Indian Museum Calcutta for a number of years. He has to his credit the scientific documenting of over fifty thousand antiquities in these museum representing the rich cultural heritage of the country and comprising of sculptures bronzes terracotta beads seals and sealing ancient Indian numismatics wood work miniatures earliest times to the late medieval period. He was awarded in 1987, a fellowship for his monograph on the temple of Himachal Pradesh by the Indian Council of Historical Research New Delhi. He was authored more than fifty books.

 

Contents

 

     
1 Genesis and Evolution 1-9
  (1) What was Ravana (i) As an Aboriginal (ii) As a Ksatriya (iii) As a Brahmana (iv) Prativasudeva (v) Pratapabhanu (vi)As jaya and Vijaya (vii) As Hiranyakasipu(viii) As Canda and Pracanda (ix) As Gana of Shiva (x) As Madha and Kaitabha (2)Tapas and Boons (3) Marriage and offshoots.  
2 Victories and Defeats 10-62
  (1) Victories (i) Conquest of Kubera (ii) Ravana 's Encounter with Yama (iii) Defeats Vasuki (iv) Battle with Nipataka (v) Conquest of the abode of Varuna (vi) Attack on Amaravati and Capture of Indra (vii) Conquest of Candraloka  
  2 The defeats (i) Battle with Kartaviya Arjuna (ii) Release of Ravana (iii) Ravana's Encounter with Bali (iv)Encounter with he king of Patala (v) The Encounter with Mandhata (vi) Battle with Mahapurusa (vii) Defeat form Bali(viii) Defeat from Kapila (ix) Svetadvipa (xi) Unable to Lift the Bow of Siva  
3 Boons and Curses 63-68
  (a) Boons from Brahma and Siva (b) Curses (i) the Curse from Nalakubara (ii) The Curse of Nandi (iii) The Curse of Vedavati (iv) The Curse of Anaranya  
4 The Virtues and Weakness 62-106
  (i) A great Vedic Scholar (ii) A Devotee of Shiva (iii) Devotee of Ambika (iv) Devotee of Candi (v)Lustful (viii) Abduction of Sita  
  Other activities (i)Brahmastra given by Brahma (ii) Burning of the Moustaches and Beards (iii) Hunuman Tied the Hair of Ravana and Mandodari (iv)Sensitive Sport (v)Ravana soul in the Casket (vi) Wooden Kirtimukha (vii) Killing of Jatayu (ix) Encounter with Suparsva (x) The Earth Goddess Prevents Ravana from Sita to Rama (a) By Marica (b) By Hanuman(c) By Nikasa the mother of Ravana (d) By Malyavan (e) By Angada (f) By Kumbhakarna (g) By Prahasta (h) A Courtier of Ravana (i) Tby Sardula (j) By Arvinda- A Courtier of Ravana (k) By Mandodari (l) By Atikaya and Indrajit (m) By Atikaya  
5 Performance in Relation to Rama and Sita 107-146
  (i) Before the Birth of Rama (2) After the birth of Rama (3) Marriage of Sita (4)Rama saves Ravana 's meeting with Marica (7) Ravana abducts Sita (8) Encounter with jatayu (9) Sugriva's first encounter with Ravana (10) Ravana enlightens Angada as narrated by him (12) Ravana summons Mahiravana (13) Vibhisana inform of his glory (15) Ravana praised Rama's proficiency in archery (16) Ravana tries to entice Sita (17) Grief of Ravana (18) Initial defeat of Ravana (19) Raksasis denounced Ravana (20) Forced Kalanemi to obstruct the path of Hanuman (21) Mandodari highlighted the glory of Rama to Ravana (22) Ravana tries to hand over fake Sita to Rama (25) Ravana's advice to Rama (26) The cremation  
6 Epilogue 147-149

Sample Pages













Post a Comment
 
Post Review
Post a Query
For privacy concerns, please view our Privacy Policy
Based on your browsing history
Loading... Please wait

Items Related to Ravana (An Attendant of Vishnu) (Hindu | Books)

Shobana’s Maya Ravan (Musical Dance Ballet In the Spirit of the Ramayan) (DVD Video)
Naseeruddin Shah
Shemaroo (2009)
Approx. 120 Minutes
Item Code: ICL025
$35.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
A Peep into Ravana's Mind
Brass Sculpture
6.5" X 10.5" X 2.3"
3.8 kg
Item Code: EX13
$303.00
Backorder
Backorder
Rama Killing Ravana: An Episode from Rama-Katha
Water Color Painting on Paper
Artist:Kailash Raj
9 inch X 11.5 inch
Item Code: HM81
$595.00
Backorder
Backorder
Lord Rama Killing Ravana
Watercolor on Paper
Artist: Kailash Raj
7.0 inches X 9.0 inches
Item Code: HI98
$285.00
 With Frame (Add $90.00)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Ravana Shaking Mount Kailash
Water Color Painting On Paper
Artist: Kailash Raj
7.5 inch x 13.5 inch
Item Code: HN46
$570.00
 With Frame (Add $105.00)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Excerps From Ramayana
Bengali Folk Painting on Paper
Artist: Sahajan Chitrakar
9.0 inch Width X 26.0 inch Height
Item Code: PQ84
$50.00
 With Frame (Add $50.00)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
The Search for Ravana's Lanka (The Geography of Valmiki Ramayana)
by Sukanya Agashe
Paperback (Edition: 2014)
Popular Prakashan Pvt. Ltd.
Item Code: NAJ512
$25.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Ravana (Myths, Legends and Lore)
Deal 10% Off
Item Code: NAK899
$115.00$103.50
You save: $11.50 (10%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Asura : Tale Of The vanquished (The story of Ravana And His People)
by Anand Neelakantan
Paperback (Edition: 2012)
Platinum Press
Item Code: NAE020
$26.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Ravana Leela (The One Who Forced God to Become Human)
by Radha Viswanath
Paperback (Edition: 2017)
Rupa Publication Pvt. Ltd.
Item Code: NAH816
$20.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Ravana
Deal 20% Off
by Wilco Picture Library
Paperback (Edition: 2011)
Wilco Publishing House
Item Code: NAG761
$7.00$5.60
You save: $1.40 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
HANUMAN: IN VALMIKI'S RAMAYANA
Deal 20% Off
by IRMA SCHOTSMAN
Hardcover (Edition: 2002)
Nag Publisher
Item Code: IDG192
$45.00$36.00
You save: $9.00 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Testimonials
I have always been delighted with your excellent service and variety of items.
James, USA
I've been happy with prior purchases from this site!
Priya, USA
Thank you. You are providing an excellent and unique service.
Thiru, UK
Thank You very much for this wonderful opportunity for helping people to acquire the spiritual treasures of Hinduism at such an affordable price.
Ramakrishna, Australia
I really LOVE you! Wonderful selections, prices and service. Thank you!
Tina, USA
This is to inform you that the shipment of my order has arrived in perfect condition. The actual shipment took only less than two weeks, which is quite good seen the circumstances. I waited with my response until now since the Buddha statue was a present that I handed over just recently. The Medicine Buddha was meant for a lady who is active in the healing business and the statue was just the right thing for her. I downloaded the respective mantras and chants so that she can work with the benefits of the spiritual meanings of the statue and the mantras. She is really delighted and immediately fell in love with the beautiful statue. I am most grateful to you for having provided this wonderful work of art. We both have a strong relationship with Buddhism and know to appreciate the valuable spiritual power of this way of thinking. So thank you very much again and I am sure that I will come back again.
Bernd, Spain
You have the best selection of Hindu religous art and books and excellent service.i AM THANKFUL FOR BOTH.
Michael, USA
I am very happy with your service, and have now added a web page recommending you for those interested in Vedic astrology books: https://www.learnastrologyfree.com/vedicbooks.htm Many blessings to you.
Hank, USA
As usual I love your merchandise!!!
Anthea, USA
You have a fine selection of books on Hindu and Buddhist philosophy.
Walter, USA
Language:
Currency:
All rights reserved. Copyright 2019 © Exotic India