In producing these 50 issues over 7 Books I have used countless resources in famillarising RAMAYANA.
Here is a list of resources, articles and books that I've used in Ramayana: The Thread of Luminance creation.
Rama the Steadfast: An Early Form of the Ramayana (Penguin Classics,UK) (2006) by Vālmīki, John Brockington (Translator), Mary Brockington (Translator)
The Ramayana: Love and Valour in India's Great Epic ( British Library,UK) (2008) by J.P. Losty (Editor)
In the Shadow of Rama: Murals of the Ramayana in Mainland Southeast Asia ( River Books Press Dist A C,THAILAND)(2016) by Vittorio Roveda
Sita's Ramayana (Groundwood Books) (2011) by Samhita Arni (Text), Moyna Chitrakar (Illustrator)
The Ramayama: Translated Into English Prose from the Original Sanskrit of Valmiki, Volumes 3-5 (Nabu Press) (2010) by Ashok K. Banker
In the Shadow of Rama: Murals of the Ramayana in Mainland Southeast Asia (River Books Press Dist A C,THAILAND) (2016) by Vittorio Roveda
Questioning Ramayanas: A South Asian Tradition (University of California Press,USA ) (2001) by Paula Richman (Editor)
Ramayana Stories in Modern South India Ramayana Stories in Modern South India: An Anthology (Indiana University Press,USA)(1998) by Paula Richman
Many Ramayanas: The Diversity of a Narrative Tradition in South Asia ( University of California Press,USA) (1991) by Paula Richman (Editor)
The Ramayana (Oberon Modern Plays) (Oberon Book) 2001 by Peter Oswald
The Ramayana: A Modern Retelling of the Great Indian Epic (North Point Press) 2004 by Vālmīki, Ramesh Menon
Ramayana: Divine Loophole (Chronicle Books,USA) 2010 by Sanjay Patel
The Ramayana: A Shortened Modern Prose Version of the Indian Epic (Penguin Classics) (2006) by by Vālmīki, R.K. Narayan, Pankaj Mishra (Introduction)
Ramayana in Focus: Visual and Performing Arts of Asia (Asian Civilisation Museum, SINGAPORE) by Gauri Parimoo Krishnan (Editor)
The Rama Epic: Hero, Heroine, Ally, Foe (Asian Art Musuem, SF) 2016; Robert P. Goldman (Editor), Sally J. Sutherland Goldman, Forrest McGill (Editor)
The Thiri Rama, Finding Ramayana in Myanmar, (Routledge India) (2017) Edited by Dawn F. Rooney
The Cambodian Version of the Ramayana (Routledge) 2004 By Kuoch Haksrea, Jeanne Jacob, Reamker (Ramakerti) Reamker
Re-figuring the Ramayana as Theology A History of Reception in Premodern India (Routledge) 2015 By Ajay K. Rao
A Woman's Ramayana, Candrāvatī's Bengali Epic (Routledge) 2013; By Mandakranta Bose, Sarika Priyadarshini Bose
The Other Ramayana Women Regional Rejection and Response (Routledge) 2016; Edited by John Brockington, Mary Brockington Associate Editor: Mandakranta Bose
- Wikipedia entry on Ramayana http://bit.ly/2itMJlb
- BBC Start the Week Greek myth and the Indian epic Ramayana http://bbc.in/2itRI5p
- BBC History of Ideas on Hindu Creation Myths http://bbc.in/2itKuhz (requires FLASH)
- BBC In OUR TIME; LAKSHMI http://bbc.in/2itLUc6
- The Asian Art Musuem webpage for the exhibition The Rama Epic: Hero, Heroine, Ally, Foe
- British Library Mewar unification of the Ramayana Virtual Book.
Even living in Asia I am still discovering more about this fascinating story and if you have any more please don't hesitate in contacting me and I will endeavour to include them here.