The Mahabharata. of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa. translated by Kisari Mohan Ganguli. [published between and ]. The Ganguli English translation of . Results 1 – 12 of The Complete Mahabharata (Volume 1 of 4, Books 1 to 3). Jan 1, by Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa and Kisari Mohan Ganguli. The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa Translated Into English Prose: Karna Parva (). Calya Parva (). Sauptika Parva (). Stree Parva.

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The Mahabharata of Krishna Dwaipayana Vyasa 4. This result proceeds, no doubt, from work. The Mahabharata, Book 1: Thus he started tweaking the text line by line, though “without at all impairing faithfulness to the original”. If anyone thinks that something else is better than work, I deem, his work and his words are meaningless.

Bhishma Parva Mahabharata, 6 4. Once the complete eighteen books were successfully translated, the name was no longer withheld from the publication. The Brahmanas say that though one may have a knowledge of eatable things, yet his hunger will not be appeased unless he actually eats.

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Kisari Mohan Ganguli and Pratap Chandra Roy

The Mahabharata, Book 8: The Mahabharata, Book mlhan Kisari Mohan Ganguli. A thirsty person drinks water, and by that act his thirst is allayed. Want to Read saving… Error rating book. Soon a dozen sheets of his first ‘copy’ were typed and sent to noted writers, both European and Indian, and only receiving a favorable response from them that the project was initiated.


Adi Parva Mahabharata, 1 4. Roy immediately wrote a letter to clarify, citing the preface, but the confusion persisted for many years amongst readers who overlooked the preface. Adi ParvaGanguli mentions the sequence of events that led to the publication.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. His translation was published as The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa Translated into English Prose between andby Pratap Chandra Roy —a Calcutta bookseller who owned a printing press and raised funds ganbuli the project.

The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 1 by Kisari Mohan Ganguli

Ganguli ,ohan that the project was too mammoth to be the work kisarii a single person, and he might not live to complete the project and adding names of successive translators to appear on the title page was undesirable. This page was last edited on 1 Septemberat Eventually, a compromise was reached, though the name of the translator was withheld on the cover, the first book of Adi Parvathat came out inwas published with two prefaces, one over the signature of the publisher and the other headed–‘Translator’s Preface’, to avoid any future confusions, when a reader might confuse the publisher for the author.


Rate this book Clear rating 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars. See the publishers preface to the current Munshiram Manoharlal edition for an explanation. Udyoga Parva Mahabharata, 5 4. The “Translator’s Preface” in Book 1: Ganguli wanted to publish the translation anonymously, while Roy was against it.

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The Mahabharata, Book 7: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. In other projects Wikisource. Ganguli was an Indian translator known for being the first to provide a complete translation of the Sanskrit epic Mahabharata in English.

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Want to Read saving…. The Ganguli English translation of the Mahabharata is the only complete edition in public domain – to date. Kisari Mohan Kisaei Average rating: