The Career of Rama: An Epic Journey Through South and Southeast Asia

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April 30 - July 31

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Online

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Learn about the ancient Indian epic, Ramayana. A literary force in South and Southeast Asia, it serves as a religious text, a guide for morality, and a story beloved by children and adults. Meet the hero, Rama, as well as a cast of eclectic characters — gods, kings, demons — each with their own background and motivations.

This exhibit was curated in 2019 by one of our Michigan Library Scholars, Estrella Salgado.

The ten incarnations of Vishnu from “Living Traditions in Indian Art” by Martin Gurvich, 2010.

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