Vidura – విదురుడు

In today’s story let’s learn about another important character in Mahabharata. His name is Vidura. He is the Chief Minister of king Dhrutharashtra. Vidura is  very intelligent, and follower of Dharma. He is the incarnation of Lord Yama. In the bygone days a […]

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Pandu – పాండు రాజు

We have already read that that vichitrvirya married Ambika and Ambalika. He had two sons and they were Drutharashtra and Pandu. Drutharashtra being born blind was not eligible to become the king as per the customs of those days. Though he was […]

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Dhritarashtra – ధృతరాష్ట్రుడు

In Mahabharatha it is basically a rivalry between Kauravas (sons of Drutharashtra) and Pandavas (sons of Pandu). Drutharashtra is the elder of the two brothers Pandu and Drutharashtra. Drutharashtra is the blind by birth and as per the prevailing customs in those […]

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Bhisma – part 4 – భీష్ముడు

When the final attempts to make peace between the Kauravas and Pandavas  fail, it leads to the Kurukshetra war, which was fought for a long time. Even though Pandavas were on the side of Dharma, they were unable to win because of Bhishma. Dhramaraja approaches […]

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Bhishma – part 3 – భీష్ముడు

Devwrath who in the latter stage was known as Bhishma  was very talented in all types of warfare. He excelled in all archery, wrestling etc. He learns a  very powerful weapon known as Brahmaastram from Sage Parasurama. Shanthanu who is the father of Devwrath […]

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Bhishma part 1 – భీష్ముడు

Bhishma is the the grand father of the Pandavas and Kauravas. In the previous story we read  how Ganga who marries Shanthanu  leaves all her new born children in the river and was stopped by Shanthanu when she is about to put […]

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