Jaimini Rishi’s Four Questions About the Mahabharata

Aditi Banerjee
8 min readJun 7, 2021
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Introduction: This is the second of a new series compiling and retelling stories from the Puranas, simply and without distortion or substantive embellishment. This episode comes from the beginning of the Markandeya Purana. The quotes cited are from Bibek Debroy’s excellent translation of the Markandeya Purana.

Jaimini Rishi Has Doubts About The Mahabharata

Aditi Banerjee

Published novelist. Practicing attorney. Writer and speaker on Indic civilization. Incurable wanderlust for the Himalayas and other ancient fabled lands.