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Aurormoon rated it it was amazing May 14, Through such books alone,the harmonies underlying true culture, will one day reconcile the disorders of modern life.
Soon, this very greed engulfs both families in a battle that immortalized their names in legends and songs. Rajeev Naidu rated it really liked it Jan 15, Dhritarashtra marries Gandhari, who bears him one hundred sons, mahaabharata hundred Kauravas. It was a time when the Gods walked the world and mankind knew secrets they have long since forgotten. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Made me look at the entire epic differently.
The story continues with Satyavati, Pandu, Dhritarashtra, Pandavas and Kauravas, and ends with the entry of the Pandavas into heaven. The glitzier version of this point if view novel is Chitra Divakaruni’s ‘Palace of Illusions’ Since then I have often wanted to go back to the book itselfread another version in great detailbut haven’t got around to it. Her version of the Mahabharata was well rounded and I got an abridged degree view of this epic. Mahabharata Bhavan’s book university. Arjun rated it really liked it Jul 14, I love Mahabharata and I believe it is the best fiction ever told with loads of characters and plots in the story my personal opinion.
Soon after I read K M Munshi’s ‘Krishnavatara’ in 7 volumes – my early introduction to stories from different magabharata. Ander rated it it was amazing Aug 26, The Mahabharata is not a mere epic: Certified BuyerMumbai. View my complete profile.
She has also retold the Srimad Bhagavatam and the Ramayana in English. The style is lucid, the dialogues crisp and the characters come alive in front of the readers because of the descriptions by the author. Mithila Joshi rated it liked it May 28, Vamsi rated it really liked it Nov 03, Though the book is an abridged version of the great epic, all the important aspects have been covered in it.
Other editions – View all Mahabharata Snippet view – To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Charu Dwivedi rated it it was amazing Jul 24, Summary of the Book Long ago, the Earth witnessed a catastrophic battle.
Want to Read saving…. Published first published Nov 05, Sonya Choudhury rated it it was amazing. For un initiated people, this book gives great insight about the Mahabharata epic. It is definitely a good read for beginners and lil advanced readers.
Dhritarashtra was born blind, and Pandu had an illness which doomed him to die were he to ever engage in sexual intercourse. Flipkart, I do hope you’re reading this! The Mahabharata is truly the mother of all stories.
My first readings of this volume stretched into forbidden times, as a 12 year oldusbramaniam into the night and in the unlikeliest of places- stretched out in the dry bathtub!! When Santanu asks Ganga the reason for drowning the children born to her, she takes the eighth child and disappears from his life.
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The rating given is based on the content of the book, and not the quality. The story is more than just an epic, kamqla tells the story of heroic men and women, code of life, philosophy of social and ethical relations. Most of them gave me a perspective to the story but what rounded off my perspective or rather what made it whole for me was a delightful two volume edition of the Mahabharata written by an eleven year old author Samhita Arni.
Usually delivered in days? Mili mukim rated it it was amazing Mar 02, Srimad Bhagvatam Subramabiam Subramaniam.
They were the heirs of the Kuru dynasty, the mighty kingdom fathered by the legendary Bharata, son of Shakuntala and Dushyanta. Books by Kamala Subramaniam.
The narrative is vivid, and is a priceless legacy for eubramaniam young and the old. Packed with intrigueand the twists and turns of human nature, it is one saga that is unbeatable.
Attributed to the Sage Veda Vyasa, the Mahabharata is eubramaniam of the two great Epics of India, and this English translation retells the story for a new generation. No eBook available Amazon. Pandu marries Kunti, the adopted daughter of King Kuntibhoja, and Madri. Chitra Sarma rated it it was amazing Apr 09, Thanks for telling us about the problem. The book was a riveting read.
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