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Rama


Rama is the main central character of the Ramayana.
  Hindu Religion:  avatar of Vishnu whose name is synonymous with God
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In Hindu folklore Rama is the epitome of chivalry, courage and obedience to sacred law.
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  • Rama is the main central character of the Ramayana.
  • The teacup he had awoken in was part of a primitive attraction called Spin-O-Rama.
    Mitch Albom  --  The Five People You Meet in Heaven
  • Mowgli went through the village street in the dawn, sitting on the back of Rama, the great herd bull.
    Rudyard Kipling  --  The Jungle Book
  • What is the Ramayana but the account of one long, bad day for Rama?
    Yann Martel  --  Life of Pi

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  • The class this morning deals with Siam’s Rama the Second, and his claims on the Malay states in the early nineteenth century.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Supremacy
  • Okay, Raison Pharmaceutical is out by the Rama Royal Park, east of town.
    Ted Dekker  --  Black: The Birth of Evil
  • The musicians shouted out the words of the stories as the actors, who never spoke, portrayed the awesome exploits of Rama and of the Pandava brothers.
    Roger Zelazny  --  Lord of Light
  • "Rama, Rama, this is a bloody Stone Age utensil," Hemlatha shouted as she carefully disengaged first one half and then the other half of the skull crusher, slipping them over and then off the baby’s ears.
    Abraham Verghese  --  Cutting for Stone
  • He, the Friend of Living Things—so with much love is Indra called—was returning from his final war with the hideous Rakshakas—returning victorious; and in his suite were Rama, the hero, and Sita, his bride, who, next to Isis herself, was the very most beautiful.
    Lew Wallace  --  Ben Hur
  • Gage could hear the snoring through the thin, crappy walls of the cramped, crappy apartment over the Bowl-a-Rama.
    Nora Roberts  --  Blood Brothers

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  • His eyeballs were about the only things exposed as he zipped across Main Street from Coffee Talk, with a to-go cup of mochaccino in one gloved hand, to the Bowl-a-Rama.
    Nora Roberts  --  Blood Brothers
  • He unlocked the front door of the Bowl-a-Rama, relocked it behind him.
    Nora Roberts  --  Blood Brothers
  • So why aren’t you married and raising the next generation of Bowl-a-Rama kingpins, pun intended… .
    Nora Roberts  --  Blood Brothers
  • A Sweetheart Dance at the Bowl-a-Rama.
    Nora Roberts  --  Blood Brothers
  • Put on something fun, maybe a little sexy, and let’s hit the Bowl-a-Rama… T HE BAND, A LOCAL GROUP NAMED HOLLOWED Out, was into its first set.
    Nora Roberts  --  Blood Brothers
  • Put on something fun, maybe a little sexy, and let’s hit the Bowl-a-Rama… T HE BAND, A LOCAL GROUP NAMED HOLLOWED Out, was into its first set.
    Nora Roberts  --  Blood Brothers
  • We caught a man with a knife climbing into the pen for mouse deer; he said he was going to punish evil Ravana (who in the Ramayana took the form of a deer when he kidnapped Sita, Rama’s consort).
    Yann Martel  --  Life of Pi
  • His eyeballs were about the only things exposed as he zipped across Main Street from Coffee Talk, with a to-go cup of mochaccino in one gloved hand, to the Bowl-a-Rama.
    Nora Roberts  --  Blood Brothers
  • Did he Rama.
    Nora Roberts  --  Blood Brothers
  • "Rama, Rama, this is a bloody Stone Age utensil," Hemlatha shouted as she carefully disengaged first one half and then the other half of the skull crusher, slipping them over and then off the baby’s ears.
    Abraham Verghese  --  Cutting for Stone
  • Even Rama, that most human of avatars, who had to be reminded of his divinity when he grew long-faced over the struggle to get Sita, his wife, back from Ravana, evil king of Lanka, was no slouch.
    Yann Martel  --  Life of Pi
  • Some cute little shops, a little museum I haven’t had time to explore so can’t give you a rating, and there’s always the Bowl-a-Rama… A hint of a smile appeared around Layla’s mouth….
    Nora Roberts  --  Blood Brothers
  • Mowgli slipped on to Rama’s back.
    Rudyard Kipling  --  The Jungle Book
  • The line was busy for the second time so Webb replaced the phone and returned to W. F. Vella’s Siam under Rama III to see if the Burmese exchange student had been right about Rama IPs conflict with the sultan of Kedah over the disposition of the island of Penang.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Supremacy
  • While I can appreciate you being somewhat edgy, and somewhat proprietary, I m bringing something important t had time to explore so can’t give you a rating, and there’s always the Bowl-a-Rama… A hint of a smile appeared around Layla’s mouth….
    Nora Roberts  --  Blood Brothers
  • The line was busy for the second time so Webb replaced the phone and returned to W. F. Vella’s Siam under Rama III to see if the Burmese exchange student had been right about Rama IPs conflict with the sultan of Kedah over the disposition of the island of Penang.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Supremacy
  • Mowgli drove them on to the edge of the plain where the Waingunga came out of the jungle; then he dropped from Rama’s neck, trotted off to a bamboo clump, and found Gray Brother.
    Rudyard Kipling  --  The Jungle Book
  • Rama is mad with rage.
    Rudyard Kipling  --  The Jungle Book
  • The Branson place is only a couple doors down from the Bowl-a-Rama, .
    Nora Roberts  --  Blood Brothers
  • The Branson place is only a couple doors down from the Bowl-a-Rama, .
    Nora Roberts  --  Blood Brothers
  • He glanced back over his shoulder toward the Bowl-a-Rama on the square.
    Nora Roberts  --  Blood Brothers
  • He glanced back over his shoulder toward the Bowl-a-Rama on the square.
    Nora Roberts  --  Blood Brothers
  • He burst into the Bowl-a-Rama, where the summer afternoon leagues were in full swing.
    Nora Roberts  --  Blood Brothers
  • Gage could hear the snoring through the thin, crappy walls of the cramped, crappy apartment over the Bowl-a-Rama.
    Nora Roberts  --  Blood Brothers
  • He unlocked the front door of the Bowl-a-Rama, relocked it behind him.
    Nora Roberts  --  Blood Brothers
  • Once started, there was no chance of stopping, and before they were fairly in the bed of the ravine Rama winded Shere Khan and bellowed.
    Rudyard Kipling  --  The Jungle Book
  • Mowgli watched his time, and slipped off Rama’s neck, laying about him right and left with his stick.
    Rudyard Kipling  --  The Jungle Book
  • Rama, the King of the Buffaloes, stamped with his foot.
    Rudyard Kipling  --  The Jungle Book
  • Under the feet of Rama lies the Lame One!
    Rudyard Kipling  --  The Jungle Book
  • His eyeballs were about the only things exposed as he zipped across Main Street from Coffee Talk, with a to-go cup of mochaccino in one gloved hand, to the Bowl-a-Rama.
    Nora Roberts  --  Blood Brothers
  • Down, Rama, down!
    Rudyard Kipling  --  The Jungle Book
  • Hai, Rama!
    Rudyard Kipling  --  The Jungle Book
  • Akela and Gray Brother ran to and fro nipping the buffaloes’ legs, and though the herd wheeled once to charge up the ravine again, Mowgli managed to turn Rama, and the others followed him to the wallows.
    Rudyard Kipling  --  The Jungle Book
  • So why aren’t you married and raising the next generation of Bowl-a-Rama kingpins, pun intended… .
    Nora Roberts  --  Blood Brothers
  • A Sweetheart Dance at the Bowl-a-Rama.
    Nora Roberts  --  Blood Brothers
  • Put on something fun, maybe a little sexy, and let’s hit the Bowl-a-Rama… T HE BAND, A LOCAL GROUP NAMED HOLLOWED Out, was into its first set.
    Nora Roberts  --  Blood Brothers
  • The Branson place is only a couple doors down from the Bowl-a-Rama, .
    Nora Roberts  --  Blood Brothers
  • He glanced back over his shoulder toward the Bowl-a-Rama on the square.
    Nora Roberts  --  Blood Brothers
  • He burst into the Bowl-a-Rama, where the summer afternoon leagues were in full swing.
    Nora Roberts  --  Blood Brothers
  • Some cute little shops, a little museum I haven’t had time to explore so can’t give you a rating, and there’s always the Bowl-a-Rama… A hint of a smile appeared around Layla’s mouth….
    Nora Roberts  --  Blood Brothers
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