A compelling version of the most cherished of all Indian classics in the highly readable style of a contemporary novel. Illuminating and deeply moving, this is the story of five heroic warriors, the Pandavas, who are robbed of their kingdom and exiled. Follow their extraordinary journey, meeting sages, kings, demons, heroines, and celestial beings.
Culminating in an apocalyptic war, the Mahabharata is a masterpiece of adventure, intrigue, romance, and spiritual wisdom. Because of Krishna’s presence, the Mahabharata is revered as a sacred text and is one of the world’s greatest treatises on karma, reincarnation, and yoga.
Complete text in 83 chapters, appendixes with family tree diagram, brief biographies of main characters.