Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

IO Islamic 3837 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

India Office Library

Ramayan, rare translation


1 copy of Rāmāyan by Ranjīt Rāy ibn Ragūnāthdās

Title: Rāmāyan

Rare translation into Persian prose of Tulsidas's versified retelling in Avadhi Hindavi of the Ramayana, known as the Ramacharitamanasa

Language(s): Persian

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 331 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 257 × 156 mm.
Dimensions (written):



Origin: 1869 AH; 1812 CE ; India

Record Sources

Based on unpublished description in Catalogue of Persian Manuscripts in the India Office Library, vol. 3. Available on British Library Digitised Manuscripts, manuscript number: MSS Eur E207/24_f050r


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