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Book three, The Book of the Foresttraces the further episodes of the heroes during their years in exile. Paperbackpages. Bhakta Jim rated it it was amazing Sep 23, Unfortunately, the translator was killed in a car accident or something less than halfway through the translation.

Erik Skadhauge rated it it was amazing Sep 13, Derek rated it it was amazing Jun 01, This is the first volume in what will ultimately become a mul The Mahabharataan ancient and vast Sanskrit poem, is a remarkable collection of epics, legends, romances, theology, and ethical and metaphysical doctrine.


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Brian rated it it was amazing Mar 01, University of Chicago Press: The Mahabharata, Volume 2 Book 2: 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.

However, despite the hard-core attention to referencing and keeping within the scope o buitenfn texts — the reading is tough and dry.

The Book of the Forest Edited by J. Oddly, one kahabharata his students happened to be a Sanskrit teacher at my university and refused me tutelage despite my familiarity with his master’s works. View all 4 comments.

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Please help to establish notability by citing reliable secondary sources that are independent of the topic and provide significant coverage of it beyond a mere trivial mention. Retrieved 24 January And, never where the buiyenen complex story within stories to be read by oneself in a single sitting!

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Also included are the famous story of Nala, dealing with the theme of love in separation, and the story of Rama, the subject of the other great Sanskrit epic, the Ramayana, as well as other colorful tales. In fact, it takes half the volume, or a couple hundred pages, before the main plotline starts to appear through the miscellaneous lore about the gods and various earlier sages and heroes. Stephanie rated it liked it May 10, You mahabharzta purchase this title at these fine bookstores.

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Trivia About The Mahabharata, Christoph rated it it was amazing Aug 01, Books 2 and 3 Index. Neil rated it it was amazing Oct 01, The topic of this article may not meet Wikipedia’s notability guideline for biographies. Book three, The Book bujtenen the Forest, traces the further episodes of the heroes during their years in exile. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews.

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