This work was published in 1919. This is a study of the great book Mahabharata by Besant, Founder/President of the Theosophical Society. The contents of this book include: The Youth of the Heroes; The Perils and Triumphs of the Pandavas; The Gathering of the Storm Clouds; The Thirteen Years' Exile; Peace or War?; The Sin of Yudhishthira; The Great Exhortation; and The Closing Scenes. See other works by this author available from Kessinger Publishing. Due to the age and scarcity of the original we reproduced, some pages may be spotty, faded or difficult to read.