About the Book :
The Mahabharata is one of the great Indian epics. Originally written in Sanskrit by the sage Vyasa, it is believed that Lord Ganesha himself wrote down the words of the sage as he narrated the story.The Mahabharata is the story of the lives of the Pandavas and the Kauravas, as the two families fight for the throne of Hastinapura. The great battle of Kurukshetra is thus a complex war between friends and family members. This epic raises the issues of right and wrong, virtue and vice, as it discusses duty, loyalty, friendship and righteousness.Containing the teachings of the Gods, especially of Lord Krishna, the Mahabharata carries the wisdom of ancient India as passed on for generations. It remains relevant even today. The Appu Series are beautifully illustrated and captivatingly written books, which encourage children to experience the pleasure of reading for a long time.They give the most realistic experience of Indian epics and religious texts so that your child learns while reading a story!