Terms and Questions:

Many Ramayanas

TERMS:

 

1.    Valmiki

2.    Kampan

3.    Tulsidas

4.    Ramlila

5.    Angor Wat

6.    Wayang

 

 

QUESTIONS:

 

1.    What sorts of questions does the success of the television series “Ramayana” raise in the minds of intellectuals and policy makers?

2.    In what ways was the series a “religious” event?

3.    Date and describe the three major Ramayanas and their differences

4.    Besides the tv series, what non-textual forms does the Ramayana take?

5.    Describe and illustrate the overarching themes of dharma and passion in the Ramayana

 

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