This is a most faithful abridged rendering of Srimad Ramayana as written by Sage Valmiki. The author Dr. R.Krishnan, a scientist who has worked with Top Research organizations in the world and who lives in France has given his observations during the course of the description of the story. One may find all the important aspects of the story being covered in this book. Pictorial illustrations and an interesting cover adds beauty to this wonderful text. Ideal for both the children as well the adult, this is one book which one may need to know how Ramayana was composed by Valmiki.