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THEMES IN INDIAN HISTORY, CLASS 12H NCERT, PART 1
Theme 3: KINSHIP, CASTE AND CLASS EARIY SOCITIES (600 BC-600CE)
3.1.THE CRITICAL EDITION OF THE MAHABHARAT . 1919,the most ambitious project . Leader:V.S. Sukthankar Task involved: 1. Collection of Sanskrit manuscripts 2. Comparison of versesfrom each manuscript 3. Selection of most common verses Several common elements as well as regional variations in manuscripts found all over the sub continent .
. Variations 1. Reflection of complex process that shaped social historie:s 2. Dialogues betwee 3. Resilient local ideas and practices n dominant traditions Studies of other texts revealed that ideas contained in Sanskrit texts were often questioned and even rejected
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