The Mahabharata has ratings and 16 reviews. Tommy Chakravarthi V. Narasimhan (Translation) Be the first to ask a question about The Mahabharata . An English Version Based on Selected Verses Chakravarthi V. Narasimhan. Prefc. ace. The Mahabharata was translated in a continuous narrative form by K. M. The Mahabharata (Narasimhan) by Chakravarthi V. Narasimhan. The Mahabharata is the longest, and arguably one of the greatest, epic poems in any language.

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ErgodebooksTexas, United States Seller rating: No trivia or quizzes yet. Sign In Register Help Cart. All the soldiers of the army became cheerful on hearing the thunderous sound of Krsna’s conch, the Pancajanya.

John rated it it was amazing May 23, The Bhagavad Gita is just a small aside in this epic, sprawling tale. This current translation of the epic poem no one’s exactly sure who wrote it or when it first appeared includes two new verses as well as a new preface and a glossary, genealogical tables, and an Cover may not represent actual copy or condition available. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Page – Who then is mahabharaata fortunate as myself?

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During these tricks and trials the Pandavas e This is a really good abridged translation, giving the major plot points in an 18 book epic, while completely cutting out books like Gita. Aug 28, Ada rated it it was amazing Shelves: Mahzbharata 24, Tommy rated it really liked it. This is a better translation than most. Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc.


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Only 4 stars because this translation captures approximately only 4. Furthermore, I see evil portents, and I can see no good in killing my own kinsmen. He therefore taught her an invocatory spell, saying to her, nxrasimhan the radiance of those celestials whom you invoke by this spell, you will obtain progeny.

I enjoyed how the heroes, the 5 Pandava brothers, were flawed. Lauren rated it it was amazing Jan 17, Your order is also backed by our In-Stock Guarantee! PaperbackRevised Editionpages. Ken Howarth rated it liked it Dec 27, This collection of more than 4, verses is supplemented by a glossary, genealogical tables, and an index correlating the verses with the original Sanskrit text.

One liked gambling, for example, to the point where they lost their kingdom and wealth. Popular passages Page – foremost of ascetics, dismissed them. We’re sorry – this copy is no longer available. Our Day return guarantee still applies. What do you want? Columbia University Press. Traditional India Required Reading.

Return to Book Page. Find Rare Books Book Value. Sax Limited preview – Sahitya rated it liked it Oct 14, Sign up to receive offers and updates: Even though it’s selected verses, it portrays a complete story very easy to follow. Trivia About The Mahabharata: More so since we are engaging more with people from India at work. Account Options Sign in. Dec 09, Dreamersemporium added it. Ships with Tracking Number!


Excellent translation of the narrative regarding the war, but there’s so much more to this story that I wish was translated in this manner.

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Page 19 – would have difficulty in conceiving sons. When you place your order through Narasimhzn, the seller will ship it directly to you. Selected pages Title Page. Sarah rated it it was amazing Apr 21, Plunging into the sacred river Ganga, they proceeded to their respective abodes. Bhimsa Parva “O King, man is the slave of wealth, though wealth is no ones slave.

I found it fascinating to read an epic that is lesser known in America and discover the cultural significance of this historical text. Page 19 – overcome by astonishment at this wondrous sight.