What Is Remembered—Epics
Lecture no. 4 from the course: Sacred Texts of the World
Taught by Professor Grant Hardy | 33 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Philosophy & Religion Courses
A second body of Hindu sacred writings encompasses literature, texts that explore the nature of dharma, the eternal laws and principles that give meaning and shape to life. Here, discover two great Indian epics: the Ramayana, a mythic narrative of kingship; and the Mahabharata, a complex story of familial bonds and discord.