Epics role in jira agile

Is it mandatory to create epics on top of stories as high level stories ? or may be we can create stories and create sub tasks to break them down in further detail. How epic helps and what the disadvantages if we do not create them.

Regards,

Aamer

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@Aamer, I suggest you start by reading the documentation here: https://confluence.atlassian.com/display/AGILE/Working+with+Epics.

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