The Mahabharata, Volume 1: Book 1: The Book of the Beginning

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University of Chicago Press, Feb 15, 1980 - Religion - 544 pages
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The Mahabharata, an ancient and vast Sanskrit poem, is a remarkable collection of epics, legends, romances, theology, and ethical and metaphysical doctrine. The core of this great work is the epic struggle between five heroic brothers, the Pandavas, and their one hundred contentious cousins for rule of the land. This is the first volume in what will ultimately become a multi volume edition encompassing all eighteen books.

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Review: The Mahabharata, Volume 1: Book 1: The Book of the Beginning

User Review  - Ruchira Vailaya - Goodreads

its a very good book and the site is also very very very very usefull. Read full review

Review: The Mahabharata, Volume 2: Book 2: The Book of Assembly; Book 3: The Book of the Forest

User Review  - Matthew LaFave - Goodreads

I enjoyed this book from cover to cover. In the great Hindu tradition of handing down stories for over 6,000 years, I believe they did a great job with this one. 5 deserved stars. Would like to add ... Read full review

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