Heroes of The Mahabharata: A case for Yudhisthir

This is a follow up to the previous post on the same topic. I said I will tell you who my choice is for the hero of the epic, and I will. But before that, there have been many replies and comments to the post and the Facebook update corresponding to it. Predictably, most comments mentioned […]

Who is the hero of the Mahabharata?

First of all, I must voice a disclaimer. The Mahabharata is not a story that conforms to the classic hero’s journey structure. There is no one character with whom we begin and whose adventures we follow right to the end where he surmounts all his hurdles and achieves all his goals through a combination of […]