This is the story of the brave and good prince Rama and his battle against Ravana, the evil ten-headed king of all the demons. When Rama is wrongfully banished to the forest, Ravana uses a fiendish trick to kidnap the prince's beautiful wife, Sita. So Rama enlists the help of an army of fearless monkeys and their amazing leader Hanuman, to rescue her and regain his kingdom.
Almost every regional language in India has its own version of the 3,000 year old folk-tale 'Ramayana', given a contemporary twist in this book, with colourful illustrations. Heroic saga, love story and symbolic account of the battle between good and evil, the Ramayana has inspired countless works of art and literature.
You can also order the book in a dual language version, in one of the following languages: Punjabi, Gujurati, Urdu or Bengali.
Early Years: ages 3-5, KS1: ages 5-7, KS2: ages 7-11
English: literature / story
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