List of Greatest Epics in the World

Greek Epic:  a. The Iliad b. The Odyssey

Latin Epic: The Aeneid

French Epic: a. The Song of Roland  b. Aucassin and Nicolette

Spanish Epics: The Cid

Portuguese Epics: The Lusiad  

Italian Epics: a. Divine Comedy b. Purgatory

                      c. Paradise  d. The Orlandos

Epics of the British Isles: a. Beowulf  b. The Arthurian Cycle

                                         c. Robin Hood  d. The Farie Queene

                                          e. Paradise Lost f. Paradise Regained

German Epics: a. The Nibelungenlied b. Story of the Holy Grail

Epics of the Netherlands

Scandinavian Epics: The Volsunga Saga

Russian and Finnish Epics:

The Kelevala or The Land of Heroes

The epics of Central Europe and the Balkan Peninsula.

Hebrew and Early Christian Epics


Arabian and Persian Epics: The Shah-Nama or Epic of Kings

Indian Epics: a. The Ramayana b. The Mahabharata

                      c. The Story of the Deluge d. The Story of Nala and Damayanti  e. The Story of Savitri and Satyavan

American Epics



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