Mahabharata

Hindu - A sacred book, an epic poem in 18. Volumes, 100,000 verses. An epic covering the Vedic myths including the exploits of Krishna, as the eighth avatar of Vishnu. It deals largely with the battle between the Kauravas and the five Pandava brothers. It is said to have been dictated by the sage Vyasu to Ganesha who wrote it down. Also identified as Mahabharata, Javanese B(ha)ratayuda, Javanese B(ha)ratayuda, Malay Hikayat Pandawa Jaya or Malay Hikayat Pandawa Jaya.

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