|•Indian novelist and translator Kamala Subramaniam is the author of the book "Mahabharatham." The ancient Hindu classic "Mahabharata," one of the longest and most significant pieces of Indian literature, is retold in the book.
•The "Mahabharata" is a dense, multi-layered work of literature that chronicles the Bharata dynasty's history, including the infamous Kurukshetra conflict.
•It is regarded as a key scripture in Hinduism and has had a significant impact on Indian ideas and culture.
•The "Mahabharata" retelling by Subramaniam is renowned for its accessibility and readability, making the narrative understandable to a larger audience.
•While also including useful annotations and explanations of the cultural and historical context, her translation of the text is authentic to the original.
For anybody interested in the "Mahabharata" and its role in Indian literature and culture, "Mahabharatham" by Kamala Subramaniam is a great resource.
•The book, which is regarded as a classic in and of itself, has contributed to making this significant text more well known.