Mahabharata Book Seven (Volume 2)

Mahabharata Book Seven (Volume 2)

Drona

Clay Sanskrit Library

Translated by Vaughan Pilikian

Published by: NYU Press

400 pages, 4.50 x 6.50 in

  • Hardcover
  • ISBN: 9780814767764
  • Published: October 2009

$24.00

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Volume Two of "Drona" begins in the aftermath of tragedy. As evening falls, Arjuna journeys wearily back to camp and is greeted by the ashen faces of his brothers. Before they speak, he guesses the worst. And the worst is right: his son Abhimanyu is dead. Arjuna is inconsolable. Insensible with rage, he vows to take revenge on the boy’s killers. He swears that if they are not dead before another day passes, he will set himself alight. The world seems to shudder at his words.

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