Book Review of Yuganta by Iravati Karve which studies the humanity of the Mahabharata`s great figures with all their virtues and faults.
Dr Vemsani has eschewed the usual narratives of analysing women in their traditional roles and in relation to the men in their lives for a focus on the extraordinary in their journeys; exile, forest domicile etc.
The author carefully chooses verses to give a view of the grand, all encompassing scheme of Maharshi Veda Vyasa without a recourse to any interpolations.
the story of Mahabharata took some important twists because of the vows taken by prominent characters either by impulse or by intention.
While we see direct participation of Narayan in Mahabharata, we also witness the presence of Mahadeva throughout the proceedings that culminated in destroying adharma from the root level.
Shiva is in the form of Vishnu and Vishnu is in the form of Shiva. There is no difference between them and both provide Auspiciousness. Hence the Epic Mahabharata got Krishna as well as Shiva dictate the proceedings towards establishing dharma in Dwapar yug.
Mahabharata throws light on the pitfalls of human nature and how different universal principles shape a certain future in this interplay between the two. The birth of Draupadi is one such story.
Instead of providing solutions to problems, Mahabharata presents ways and means of approaching a problem along with fundamental principles.
This offer of Krishna to Karna is the most discussed part from Mahabharata. It is one of the most debated topics since it involves Draupadi Whom Krishna mentions in his speech to Karna while offering the royal crown of the Kuru kingdom.
In this article, we discuss the issue based on Mahabharata Tatparya Nirnaya by Shri Madhwacharya and about polyandrous.
This is an attempt to present the way in which Vyasa Bharat and Puranas have explained the secret of the births of Panchali and Pandavas, that ultimately resulted in such an unconventional marriage.