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Sites about Mahabharata

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Critical sites about Mahabharata

India and Hinduism in the Mahabharata
An essay on the epic and its role as a writing of ancient India.
Contains: Content Analysis, Historical Context
Author: David Frawley (Vamadeva Shastri)
From: Arise Arjuna: Hinduism and the Modern World
Literature of India
Another descriptive summary of the poem.
Contains: Plot Summary
Author: Sanderson Beck
A presentation about the epic, done as summary and retelling, with a useful bibliography.
Contains: Plot Summary, Bibliography
Author: Richard Blumberg
Mahabharata Resources
An excellent bibliography and webliography of resources on the poem.
Contains: Bibliography,
Author: A. Harindranath
The Mahabharata: The Great Epic of India
This site offers a lengthy plot summary, a short discussion of its origins, and suggested readings for beginnings students of the work.
Contains: Plot Summary, Bibliography, Historical Context
Author: James L. Fitzgerald
Scenes from "The Mahabharata"
A few color images from the Mahabharata.
From: SILS Art Image Browser
The Seven Rishis
A brief but interesting piece on an astronomical issue in the Mahabharata.
Contains: Plot Summary
Author: Windows to the Universe Team
From: Windows to the Universe
A Wonder of Ancient India: The Mahabharata
An essay on the basics of the epic poem.
Contains: Bibliography, Content Analysis
Author: Nhilde Davidson
From: Theosophical Perspectives on World Spiritual Traditions

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Last Updated Mar 25, 2014