VALMIKI

The Great Sage & Author of The Ramayana

Maharshi Valmiki, the author of the great Indian epic Ramayana, was a Hindu sage who lived around the beginning of the first millennium B.C. He is referred to as the ‘adikavi’, the original creator of the Hindu ‘sloka’ – a verse form in which most of the great epics such as Ramayana, Mahabharata, Puranas, and other works are composed.
How Valmiki Got His Name
He was a Brahman by birth belonging to the lineage of Bhrigu. Fate consigned him to a family… http://bit.ly/8FI6a2

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