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Santosh Tiwari rated it it was amazing Sep 15, 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 for the project. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Adi ParvaGanguli mentions the sequence of events that led to the publication.
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Omayra rated it it was ok Apr 23, The Van Buitenen version has much additional cont Despite the archaic language, and the newer translations by Debroy and Van Buitenen, this version KMG is still my favorite full translation.
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Roy immediately wrote a letter to clarify, citing the preface, but the confusion persisted for many years amongst readers who overlooked the preface. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Thaddeus Powell gangli currently reading it Aug 02, Despite the archaic language, and the newer translations by Debroy and Van Buitenen, this version KMG is still my favorite full translation. To see what your friends ganuli of this book, please sign up.
We believe that no actual text is missing at these points, just the section breaks, since e. Oct 19, Somdip Datta rated it it was amazing.
The Van Buitenen version has much additional context, modern language, and based on the critical version, however mahabharatta language feels stiff and academic. Melissa Ransom marked it as to-read Jul 27, Lists with This Book.
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Maya Mehta marked it as to-read Jun 30, Siddhartha Srivastava rated it it was amazing Apr 26, However, by the time Book 4 was released, the withholding of authorship did create controversy, as “an influential Indian journal” accused Pratap Chandra Roy of “posing before mahagharata world as the translator of Vyasa’s work when, in fact, he was only the publisher”. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.
Ganguli was an Indian translator known for being the first to provide a complete translation of the Sanskrit epic Mahabharata in English. Trivia About The Mahabharata o Nicole rated it it was amazing Oct 01, Margaret rated it really liked it May 30, Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. He used both the Bombay and Calcutta edition for his work, using his own discretion to resolve conflict.
Once the complete eighteen books were successfully translated, the name was no longer withheld from the publication. Nikhila Medisetty marked it as to-read Mar 14, Rupa Nair marked it as to-read Mar 18, Ganguli believed that the project was too mammoth to be the work of 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.
Thus he started tweaking the text line by line, though “without at all impairing faithfulness to the original”.