Hoshruba: The World's First Magical Fantasy Epic

I have long had a fascination with epic myths and multicultural legends.  In fact, a decent slice of my reading touches on myths or fantastic stories in some way.  So when I heard about Hoshruba I was intrigued.  What is Hoshruba?  Here is some background: The world’s first and longest magical fantasy Hoshruba was compiled in the Urdu language by two of its greatest prose writers. Spread over eight thousand pages, it reached the summits of popularity and acclaim never attained by any...

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