258,337 words | ISBN-10: 8121505933
Summary: The English translation of the Mahabharata: one of the two major Sanskrit epics of India. Besides its epic narrative of the Kurukshetra War and the fates of the Kaurava and the Pandava princes, the Mahabharata contains philosophical and devotional material, such as a discussion of the four "goals of life".
NOTE: this is a Summary Study (retelling), not a full translation.
Alternative spelling: Mahābhārata (महाभारत)
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The full text of the Mahabharata (abridged) in English is available here and publically accesible (free to read online). Of course, I would always recommend buying the book so you get the latest edition. You can see all this book’s content by visiting the pages in the below index: