Posted on: 24 September 2013

The demon Kumbhakarna, Trichinopoly, ca. 1825

Painting; gouache on watermarked paper.

'Coombhacarner the brother of Ravanah in war.' The demon Kumbhakarna, the brother of Ravana, King of Lanka.

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It appears to be from a Telugu origin circa 1923..

More like 1823?

telugu_ravanasuvaruni thammudu kumbakarnudu yudhamu seyuta_ Kumbakarna, brother of ravana in war

Srinivas your translation is on the dot.My observation is that the telugu is like current day versions and is easily understandable , so it could be of recent origin(1923)!