Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Thus Spake Bhisma” as Want to Read:
Thus Spake Bhisma
This book can be read as the spiritual autobiography of an epic hero who emphatically disavows his heroic role, seeing his whole life as a series of acts of the ego. The demythologizing which Bhisma thus starts with himself goes deeper and touches the very core of the ancient epic, raising many questions pertinent to the tradition itself, and finally, turns the narrative ...more
Hardcover, 207 pages
Published October 1st 1992 by Motilal Banarsidass Pub
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.