We all have numerous discussion regarding Jaya, Bharata and Mahabharata and which was written first and when and who wrote it. Forgot the current Mahabharata (KMG, Gita Press, BORI and others), I’m talking about ancient Mahabharata with current references. Jaya, Bharata and Mahabharata are not different versions of Mahabharata at all. These all are same… Continue reading Jaya, Bharata and Mahabharata!!!
Aindri (Son of Indra) Anagha (handsome or Innocent) Bharata (descendant of Bharata) Bhimanuja (younger brother of Bhima) Bhimshenanuja Bhibhatshu Brihnnala Shakhamrigadhavaja Shakaraj Shakranandan Shakrashunu Shakratamaja Shakrasuta Swetashav Swetahya Swetavaha Swetvahana Devendratanya Dhananjaya Gandivbhrit Gandivdhanva Gandivdhari Gandivi Gudakesha Indraroop Indrasuta Indratmaja Indravaraj Jaya Jishnu Kapidhwaja Kapiketan Kapipravar Kapivardhwaja Kaunteya Kaurava Kaurava-shreshtha Kaurvya Kaurveya Kiritbhrit Kiritmali Kiritavat… Continue reading Synonyms used for the Victor; Arjuna
Shiva had his favorite bow named Pinaka (Not Vijaya) Shiva had another bow Ajagava, after that Prithu held that bow. (Vishnu Puran - http://www.sacred-texts.com/hin/vp/vp048.htm#page_101) Shiva had another bow Named Shiva Dhanush broken by Rama in Sita Swayamvar Krishna/Vishnu had Saranga bow Indrayudha is Indra's bow or the rainbow Karna had most powerful Divine bow Vijaya… Continue reading Divine Bow
Karna was friend of Duryodhna before the learning (Gurukul) period with Kripa and Drona and Rama (Parshurama), Mahabharata describe “Then Duryodhana, Karna and Subala’s son Shakuni tried many other means to kill the Pandavas. However, the Pandavas, scorchers of their enemies, got to know about all of these. As advised by Vidura, they never revealed… Continue reading Karna: The Pupil of Drona
Author: Pranshu Saxena In school, when we learned the Bhagvada Geeta and were asked to write essays (nibandha) on it, the first word in every essay, first word of Geeta was Dharma. Dharmakshetre Kurukshetre samaveda yuyutsava: mamaka pandavaschaiva kimakurvata Sanjaya Dhritrashtra’s first question? What did my sons do? But, he prefaces it with battle… Continue reading Dharma Cycle 1
Part 1: Tree of Dharma Part 1 Part 2: Tree of Dharma Sahodara Case Part 3: Tree of Dharma Freedom of Expression Part 4: Tree of Dharma Synonym and Antonyms Part: 5 Tree of Dharma Nara Purushartha Pratigya Part 6: Tree of Dharma Nara Purushartha Teamwork Drona did use Agneyaastra and Satyaki Varunastra that day. Drona and Aswathhama used their celestial… Continue reading Tree of Dharma Nara DevaArtha
Part 1 Tree of Dharma Part 1 Part 2 Tree of Dharma Sahodara Case Part 3 Tree of Dharma Freedom of Expression Part 4 Tree of Dharma Synonym and Antonyms Part 5 Tree of Dharma Nara Purushartha Pratigya On 14th day, Arjuna gave a challenge to the Kaurava forces. He put his life on line and he laid down a… Continue reading Tree of Dharma Nara Purushartha Teamwork