THE MAHABHARATA OF KRISHNA-DWAIPAYANA VYASA VOL-10
The Mahabharata is Set of 11 Volumes. Vol-10 contains The Anushasana Parva, also known as the "Book of Instructions".Anushasana Parva, continues the theme of Shanti Parva, a discussion of duties of a ruler, the rule of law, instructions on dharma for those close to the leader. The dialogue is between Yudhisthira, Bhisma and other sages. The book debates the duties, behaviors and habits of individuals, with chapters dedicated to men and to women. Various types of marriages are mentioned and their merits compared. The parva also recites many symbolic tales and legends such as the legend of Nachiketa, as well as the death and last rites of Bhishma, the eldest member of the Kuru family.