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Mahāprasthānikaparvan


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Book 17 of the Sanskrit Mahābhārata; it tells of how the five Pāṇḍava brothers renounce the world and set out for Mount Meru. All die en route except Yudhiṣṭhira; after a final encounter with his father, Dharma, in the shape of a dog, he enters heaven.

Subjects: Hinduism.


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