20 Apr Exhibition on Ramayana
(GS PAPER – 1, Culture and Heritage
Source- The Hindu
Recently The Union Minister of Tourism and Culture Shri Prahlad Singh Patel recently inaugurated the first online exhibition on the great epic Ramayana.
About the exhibition-
The exhibition has showcased a total of 49 miniature paintings. These paintings have been collected by the National Museum in New Delhi.
- Ramayana is one of the major epics of Indian history.
- It was composed by Maharishi Valmiki.
- It was originally written in Sanskrit.
- There are several versions of this great epic such as Jain versions, Buddhist versions, Sikh versions, Cambodia versions, Laos versions, Thailand version, Philippines, Myanmar, and many more.