Arjuna, Krishna, Mahabharata

Dharma Cycle 1

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

Arjuna, Bhima, Mahabharata

Tree of Dharma Nara Purushartha Teamwork

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

Arjuna, Mahabharata, Wealth

Tree of Dharma Nara Purushartha Pratigya

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 The Nara Purushartha Pratigya Case Arjuna was the avatar of Nara. Arjuna is also represented as the Archer of the family. Actually, all five brothers were extraordinary archers. Bhima… Continue reading Tree of Dharma Nara Purushartha Pratigya

Happiness, Mahabharata, Women's Day

Tree of Dharma Synonym and Antonyms

Part 1 -  Tree of Dharma Part 1 Part 2 - Tree of Dharma Sahodara Case Part 3 - Tree of Dharma Freedom of Expression The Synonym Antonym Case The Tree of Dharma is based on the Trunk called Bhima. Its branches are Arjuna. The flowers and their sweet smell are the twins. The roots are the… Continue reading Tree of Dharma Synonym and Antonyms

Happiness, Mahabharata

Tree of Dharma Freedom of Expression

Part 1 : Tree of Dharma Part 1 Part 2 : Tree of Dharma Sahodara Case Mahata and its Expression And the trunk of tree of Dharma is Bhima, representative by far of all the ten qualities of Dharma thus forming the entire body of the tree. He is anchored because the sheer power of sons of… Continue reading Tree of Dharma Freedom of Expression

Mahabharata, Wealth

THE WINDOW WITH A VIEW OF OURSELVES

The beauty about the Mahabharata, is that there are many profound anecdotes embedded in the fabric of the story, some in mainstream versions, some in folklore. The purpose of these tales is really to give a deeper understanding of the characters, and more importantly, a deeper understanding of ourselves. They act as windows through which… Continue reading THE WINDOW WITH A VIEW OF OURSELVES

Great Women, Mahabharata, Wealth, Women's Day

Tree of Dharma Part 1

The Antonym Case In the very beginning of Mahabharata, Vyas gives a clear depiction of both the camps. The Tree of Righteousness and Tree of Adharma. Poet described that Duryodhana was a tree of evil with Karna its scabrous trunk, Sakuni its crooked branches and Dusshasana its evil spreading seeded flowers and the root is… Continue reading Tree of Dharma Part 1