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Udyoga Parvan

[Preliminary Entry] Udyoga Parvan (Book of Effort) is an undated translation of book 5 of the Sanskrit Mahābhārata into Persian. This version differs from the Razm-nāma adaptation and is anonymous, despite the mistaken attribution to Fayżī in the Bodleian manuscript catalogue (Ethe and Sachau 1889, p. 812).

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i) Place of copying; ii) Period of copying; iii) Copyist; iv) Commissioner;
v) Information on colophon; vi) Description of miniatures/illustrations; vii) Other remarks; viii) Information on catalogue(s)
Manuscripts: 

Oxford, Bodleian Library, Ouseley 391 and 392

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Ethe and Sachau 1889, p. 812

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London, Royal Asiatic Society, Persian 14 (book 5)

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Bibliography:

Sachau, Eduard, and Ernest Ethe, 1889, Catalogue of the Persian, Turkish, Hindustani, and Pushtu Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Vol 1, Oxford, Clarendon Press.

 
Main Persian Title: Udyoga Parvan
English Translation of Main Persian Title: Book of Effort
Original Sources:
Mahābhārata.
Other Persian texts quoting this Original Source:
Razm-nāma, Mahābhārat (Ādi and Sabhā Parvans), Aśvamedha Parvan, Virāṭa Parvan, Mal‘ūn-nāma.
Alternative Title(s):
Mahābhārat
Tarjuma-i Mahābhārat