Tales from Mahabharata

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One of the rules was that: Draupadi should spend one year with each of the pandavas and while she was with one of them, no other Pandavas should Lord Damodar and Shishupala deliverence! In Mahabharata, the Lord is called by many names such as Krishna and Vasudeva repeatedly, but the word Damodara is used only in 2 or I see only the round black eye of the bird!

He called them one by one and showing the bird, he asked them what they saw. Everyone except Arjuna, said that they saw the tree, the branches, the Barbarika watching Mahabharata war! Barbarika was none other than grandson of Bhima and Hidimba.

Tales from Mahabharata

When he was a child he was taught by his Obedience key to success! The demons were quite submissive to their spiritual master Sukracharaya and when there was battle between devas and demons, the demons were victorious, on account of their submission to their Guru Shukracarya. Naked Duryodhana before his mother Gandhari! The clouds just came and then went! I am not a weather-man. This Krishna is just Durvasa Muni and cooking pot of Draupadi!

10 Interesting Love Stories in Mahabharata Very few people know

Yudhishtra Mahraj said that he was having some work to do and he told the man to come the next day and then, he would give what the man I am not crane!!! Brahmana Kaushika was a strict brahmachari who was strong and steadfast in his austerities. He was well-versed in the study of vedic scriptures. Once he was sitting under Bimas power of concentration and dedication!

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Even during the times of Gods, love stories prevailed. Of such intricacies, beautiful love stories are one of the most important aspects of Mahabharata. While some of these love stories that we are going to talk about might be popular, but many are still unknown to the most. Though most of the stories tell the tale of how Krishna fell in love with a Gopi Radha, the Vedas do not talk about Radha at all.

Rukmini was also in love with Krishna, and they both married to live happy thereafter. Some consider Rukmini to be the incarnation of Goddess Laxmi. Arjuna had four wives, and among them, Uloopi was the second. They met when Arjun was in exile. But it is interesting how in this case Uloopi was the one who abducted Arjun and convinced him to get married. Uloopi was the Naga princess with a half-maiden and half-serpent body. Later, they even had a son named Iravan.

Uloopi also granted Arjun a boon that the water kingdom will obey him and that he will never be defeated under water.

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Shantanu was the Kuru King of Hastinapur when he met a beautiful girl in white saree on the banks of Ganges. He instantly fell in love with her beauty, and thus, proposed her to get married. But Ganga put forth a condition that no matter what she does, he should not ask her any questions about her actions. Later, Ganga drowned their sons, one by one. She drowned seven of their sons.

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Shantanu broke the promise, and so Ganga disappeared with her son, but she had promised that she would return the son one day when everything is in the right place. For 16 year, there was no news. Then one day after 16 years , he was reunited with his eighth son Devrath, who we know as Bhishma Pitamah. When the Pandavas escaped the Lakshagraha, they reached a forest. All of them fell to sleep, except for Bheem. In that forest, there used to live a demon Hidimba, who was living with her demon brother Hidimbi.

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Hidimbi smelled Bheem and asked Hidimbi to lure him so that they could eat him. Hidimbi went forth to lure him, only to fall in love in with Bheem at the first glance. She confessed the truth to Bheem and showed her will to marry him. But Bheem denied, and became furious, he instead killed her brother and was about to kill Hidimbi when Yudhisthira stopped him from committing the sin.

Hidimbi begged Kunti to convince Bheem to get married. Bheem set a condition that he would leave Hidimbi after the birth of their first child if they get married. Hidimbi agreed and so they got married. When their first son Ghatotkacha was born, Bheem left both of them.

Commonly referred to as Draupadi, Panchali was the wife of all five Pandavas. Arjuna won her hand in Swayamvara. What happened was Arjuna had won a competition and them came to their mother Kunti to tell her about it. Hearing this, Kunti told them to share the prize. She gave birth to each of the Pandava brothers. Some feel that Draupadi had a feeling for Arjuna, but Arjuna was in love with Subhadra.

So, she found solace in Yudhisthira who lusted after her. But it was Bheem who genuinely loved Draupadi and tried to give out to all demands of her wishes. Sahadev and Nakul only obliged to the commands of Yudhishthira. Arjuna abducted Subhadra so that he could save her from marrying Duryodhana. Arjuna was completely in love with Subhadra when he first fell into the beauty of Subhadra. He even wanted to marry her.