The Jaminīya Mahābhārata Mairāvanacaritam & Sahasramukharāvanacaritam

A Critical Edition with English Translation

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Pradip Bhattacharya, Shekhar Kumar Sen
Two Volume Set
  • India: 
    New Bharatiya Book Corporation
    , May
     2017.
     805 pages.
     Hardcover.
    ISBN
    9789380829487.
     For other formats: Link to Publisher's Website.

Description

Mairavanacaritam appears to be an independent work of Maharsi Jaimini included in the Jaimini Bharata not Claiming connection with any of the parvas. In Mairavana Hanuman Builds a rampart with his tail of which neither end can be seen. Mairavana abducts Rama who is rescued by Hanuman. Shasramukhacaritam Claims to be part of the Asramavasa parva of the Jaiminiya Mhahabharata. It begins with Janmejaya’s quesries following the return of Sita and her sons to Rama. Here Sita Proceeds to Kill the thousand-headed Ravana who had defeated all gods and Rama.

About the Author(s)/Editor(s)/Translator(s): 

Pradip Bhattacharya is an Indian Administrative Officer who has a PhD in Comparative Literature for his research on the Mahabharata, a Post Graduate Diploma with distinction in Public Service Training from Manchester. He is India’s only International HRD Fellow (awarded by Manchester University and the Institute of Training and Development, UK) and an MD in Homeopathy. He has been the West Bengal State Govt.’s nominee on the Board of Governors, Indian Institute of Management Calcutta for over 15 years and is on the editorial board of its Journal of Human Values. 

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