- The Mahabharata is one of the most well-known and celebrated epics of India, but there are many lesser-known stories, characters, and places that make it an even richer and more fascinating text.
- “Bloomsbury Mahabharata Unravelled” delves into these lesser-known aspects of the epic, shedding new light on its complexities and intricacies.
- The book is authored by Krishna Dharma, a renowned scholar and teacher of the Mahabharata, who has been studying and teaching the epic for over thirty years.
- In “Bloomsbury Mahabharata Unravelled,” Dharma shares his vast knowledge of the epic, providing readers with new insights and perspectives on this ancient text.
- The book is divided into seven parts, each focusing on a different aspect of the Mahabharata. Part one explores the origins and evolution of the epic, while part two delves into the lesser-known characters of the text.
- Part three looks at the relationships between the characters, while part four examines the geography of the Mahabharata, including the various places mentioned in the epic.
- Part five explores the spiritual and philosophical aspects of the text, while part six looks at the Mahabharata’s place in Indian culture and society.
- Finally, part seven provides a summary and conclusion, bringing together the various threads of the book and offering readers a deeper understanding of the epic as a whole.
- Throughout the book, Dharma provides detailed and engaging analysis of the text, drawing on his extensive knowledge of the Mahabharata as well as his own personal insights and experiences.
- The book also includes illustrations, maps, and other visual aids to help readers better understand the complex world of the Mahabharata.
- “Bloomsbury Mahabharata Unravelled” is a must-read for anyone interested in the epic, whether they are scholars, students, or simply curious readers. With its engaging writing style and comprehensive coverage, the book offers a unique and insightful perspective on one of India’s greatest cultural treasures.
Mahabharata Unravelled: Stories from the Lesser-known and Well-known Characters of the Great Indian Epic by Bloomsbury(Paperback)
- Unravel the lesser-known and well-known stories of the epic Mahabharata.
- Written in a simple and easy-to-understand language for readers of all ages.
- Learn about the various characters, plots, and subplots in the Mahabharata.
- Includes insights and interpretations of the epic from various scholars and experts.
- A comprehensive guide to understanding the epic in all its complexity.
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Mythology and Folk Tales
November 28, 2018
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