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Sites about Mahabharata

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Critical sites about Mahabharata

India and Hinduism in the Mahabharata
http://www.hindubooks.org/david_frawley/arjuna/india_and_hinduism_in_the_mahabharata/page1.htm
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
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Literature of India
http://www.san.beck.org/EC12-Literature.html#2
Another descriptive summary of the poem.
Contains: Plot Summary
Author: Sanderson Beck
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Mahabharata
http://wmblake.com/stories/mahabharata/index.htm
A presentation about the epic, done as summary and retelling, with a useful bibliography.
Contains: Plot Summary, Bibliography
Author: Richard Blumberg
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Mahabharata Resources
http://www.mahabharata-resources.org/
An excellent bibliography and webliography of resources on the poem.
Contains: Bibliography,
Author: A. Harindranath
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The Mahabharata: The Great Epic of India
http://web.utk.edu/~jftzgrld/MBh1Home.html
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
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Scenes from "The Mahabharata"
http://www.si.umich.edu/Art_History/demoarea/htdocs/_browser/_Title/_Title__S/_Scene_from__The_Mahabharata_/
A few color images from the Mahabharata.
From: SILS Art Image Browser http://www.si.umich.edu/Art_History/demoarea/htdocs/index.html
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The Seven Rishis
http://www.windows.ucar.edu/cgi-bin/redirect.cgi/mythology/rishis_bigdipper.html
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
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A Wonder of Ancient India: The Mahabharata
http://www.theosophy-nw.org/theosnw/world/asia/as-nhild.htm
An essay on the basics of the epic poem.
Contains: Bibliography, Content Analysis
Author: Nhilde Davidson
From: Theosophical Perspectives on World Spiritual Traditions http://www.theosophy-nw.org/theosnw/world/general/rel-selc.htm
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