Rāmakathā is prescribed for the first level of examinations (Paricaya) by the Chittoor Board.
The portion comprises of 71 śloka-s selected from the Rāmodanta. They cover the story of the entire Rāmāyaṇa. These verses are ideal for beginners of Sanskrit to get an exposure to Sanskrit literature.
In these lectures, Dr. Sowmya Krishnapur explains the verses with word-by-word meaning in English, and also covers the basic grammar aspects (identifying nāmapada-s, kriyāpada-s and avyaya-s). Detailed notes with Anvaya, Bhāvārtha, Word-by-word meaning and grammar points are also provided to assist the students in exam preparation.