699,462 words | ISBN-10: 812150094X | ISBN-13: 9788121500944
Summary: The Sanskrit edition of the Mahabharata, one of the largest epic poems ever written, consisting of 100,000 metrical verses. Consisting of 18 books, the Mahabharata details the history and legends concerning ancient India (Bharata), including a major battle campaign involving the Kauravas and the Pandavas, also known as the Kurukshetra War. This portion also contains the Bhagavad-Gita.
Alternative titles: Mahābhārata (महाभारत).
Contents of this online book ( + / - )
The full text of the Mahabharata [sanskrit] 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:
Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Mahabharata [sanskrit]