Tag: mahabharata

35 How were all 100 Kauravas born together? 2014-10-01T05:04:01.133

30 What exactly was the Chakra-Vyuha or Padma-Vyuha in the Mahabharata, and why did Abhimanyu fail to break it? 2014-06-27T19:23:25.660

26 What is the story of Nara and Narayana's brothers Hari and Krishna? 2014-12-08T05:21:26.533

24 Did the Mahabharata and the Ramayana happen in the current Yuga cycle in the current Manvantara? 2015-05-03T16:57:23.193

23 What happened to Pandavas and Shri Krishna after Mahabharata? 2014-07-18T10:09:21.383

23 What were the previous births of the characters of Mahabharata? 2015-04-14T13:02:43.930

22 Why didn't Krishna ever visit Vrindavan again? 2014-10-02T07:22:07.727

22 If Aryabhata invented zero in Kaliyuga, how could Hindus of earlier yugas describe Ravana as having 10 heads and Kauravas were 100 in number? 2016-01-06T13:18:18.733

20 What is the story of the "Sudarśana Chakra"? 2014-07-19T16:11:51.657

20 What happened to Karna's Kavach & Kundal? 2014-07-22T10:33:16.987

20 Why did Vyasa depict different Supreme Gods in different Puranas? 2015-07-30T14:19:59.200

19 Why did Balarama favor Duryodhana? 2014-06-28T23:29:29.527

19 Which previous karma made Karna's life full of sorrow despite his benevolent nature? 2014-07-25T08:46:09.457

17 Why Vishnu Sahasranama of Mahabharata is mostly used? 2014-07-07T04:39:48.000

16 What is the story of Hiranyakashipu's son Mandara? 2014-06-19T03:42:57.147

16 What is the story of Alambusha, demon son of sage Rishyasringa? 2014-08-10T04:05:35.357

16 Is there a list of the 8800 difficult verses of the Mahabharat? 2014-10-27T02:57:35.583

16 How to start reading Bhagavad Gita? 2015-02-09T17:24:37.883

16 Were there toilets in ancient India i.e., during times of Ramayana and Mahabharata? 2017-08-12T16:38:18.317

15 What did Kashyapa do with the Earth after he received it from Parashurama? 2014-06-24T01:17:35.733

15 Why did Arjuna forget the Bhagavad Gita? 2014-07-16T18:45:20.277

15 Ashvatthaman's immortality? 2014-07-25T23:39:33.813

15 Time travel in Hindu scripture 2014-08-20T05:16:12.203

15 What happened with the dead body of Lord Shree Krishna? 2014-09-04T13:13:55.383

15 What did the Pandavas do with the oldest sword in the world? 2014-09-28T03:41:59.100

15 What were the ages of Pandavas & other characters during the Mahabharata war? 2015-01-11T02:50:43.670

15 Who all changed sides in the Mahabharata battle? 2015-03-03T11:25:06.180

15 What does it mean to say that Vishnu worships those who worship him? 2015-06-11T23:46:02.407

14 Why didn't Krishna take a more active part in Battle of Kurukshetra in Mahabharata? 2014-07-02T06:52:07.370

14 How many people listened to the Bhagavad Gita in the Mahabharata along with Arjuna? 2014-07-07T20:47:56.740

14 What happened to the Akshaya Patra after the exile? 2014-07-22T10:21:14.080

14 Can anyone explain the family tree of Pandavas? 2014-07-24T07:48:37.360

14 When did Chandra defeat the Asuras with Arjuna's chariot? 2014-09-14T05:41:36.770

14 Time spent in heavenly planets 2014-12-10T04:48:30.430

14 Meaning of Krishna's advice to Yudhisthira before Drona Vadh 2015-05-21T01:51:28.363

14 How is 'Vishwa Virat Swaroop' of Lord Krishna described in Mahabharata? 2015-06-29T09:16:40.920

14 What scriptures describe the story of Krishna killing Ekalavya? 2015-08-07T08:25:07.760

14 Where is the mention of 'Shiva is Supreme Lord of Vishnu and Vishnu is Supreme Lord of Shiva'? 2016-06-08T09:28:18.617

13 What language did people at the time of Ramayana and Mahabharata use to communicate? Sanskrit? 2014-10-24T07:28:34.590

13 Who were the previous Indras that incarnated as the Pandavas? 2015-03-11T04:53:09.323

13 When did Vibhishana stop being king of Lanka? 2016-12-17T07:33:41.950

12 Why did all the Pandavas marry Draupadi? 2014-06-20T10:10:37.360

12 Why did Lord Krishna attack Bhishma? 2014-07-06T14:32:48.247

12 When did Krishna fight Varuna and Agni? 2014-07-12T15:40:35.110

12 Why did Bhishma fight with Lord Parashurama? 2014-07-19T13:18:38.963

12 What exactly is the basis/reason behind calling Hindu epics such as Ramayana and Mahabharata as myths/mythology 2014-08-20T17:32:06.390

12 Were Kauravas and Pandavas the biological decendants of Vyasa? 2014-09-10T07:30:29.453

12 How could octogenarian heroes fight in Mahabharata? 2014-10-02T19:09:54.437

12 When did Dvivida the ape try to kidnap Krishna? 2014-10-27T02:00:55.660

12 ISR says birthdate of Lord Rama is 10th January 5114 BC. What about Kalki avatar? 2015-09-21T09:43:34.423

12 Why did Lord Krishna give another life to Parikshit? Was it the only way? Why didn't Pandavas plan another child? 2016-01-15T12:35:11.067

12 How do Dvaitins and Vishistadvaitins interpret this passage of Mahabharata? 2016-05-15T07:40:51.203

11 Reason behind asking Ekalavya's thumb as Guru dakshina? 2014-06-29T08:32:25.313

11 Where did Duryodhana and the Pandavas go after their death? 2014-07-09T10:19:23.140

11 Was Karna in the Bhishma parva? 2015-03-04T05:10:18.923

11 In trying to win Karna over to the Pandava side, did Krishna suggest that Draupadi would accept him as her sixth husband? 2016-07-05T22:06:04.653

11 Why did moha (disillusion) arise in Arjuna only before the Kurukshetra war in Mahabharata but not the previous battles? 2016-07-27T06:58:53.343

11 Is invincibility in a battle dharma or adharma? 2016-12-17T03:46:40.583

11 Why couldn't or why didn't Lord Rama withdraw his Brahmastra when Arjuna could? 2016-12-27T15:19:05.990

11 Are Uranus, Neptune and Pluto mentioned in any scripture? 2017-12-30T14:56:08.283

11 Why did Shri Krishna vow not to take weapons in hand during the Mahabharata war? 2018-05-10T11:56:00.983

11 Why was Shishupala born with three eyes and four arms? 2018-10-17T17:13:21.270

10 According to Ramayana/Mahabharat why is Agni (Fire) different from the other pancha bhoota? 2014-06-20T13:22:11.533

10 How did Dronacharya get his name "Drona"? 2014-06-22T06:27:05.450

10 Why did Bhima kill Duryodhana unfairly? 2014-07-29T20:30:00.907

10 Is Pandu's last wish, not to burn his body but eat it away, real? 2014-10-22T12:15:21.817

10 Where do the Vedas mention sacrificing vegetable seeds rather than goats? 2014-12-23T04:44:25.820

10 Who shot the first arrows to start the battles of the Ramayana and Mahabharata? 2015-03-06T10:23:33.387

10 Was Polyandry allowed prior to Mahabharata? 2015-03-16T07:29:09.957

10 Why is Bhishma's time of Death (Uttarayana) considered auspicious? 2015-04-08T04:35:08.637

10 Upapandavas: Why were they killed? 2015-04-15T16:59:05.433

10 Why Nãrãyana (Vishnu) had to pray Rudra (Shiva) to obtain supreme powers? (excerpt from Mahãbhãrata) 2015-05-24T03:59:56.310

10 Does Shakuntala's son Bharata have a role in the naming of Bharatavarsha? 2015-10-09T17:59:09.970

10 Why is there a huge difference regarding the liberation of Parikshit in the Mahabharata and the Bhagavatam? 2016-03-19T14:26:15.933

10 Are the words inside Bhagvad Gita exactly the same words used in actual conversation (ie, used By Lord Krishna and Arjuna)? 2016-04-04T11:34:27.777

10 What is the story of Vyuptakesha incarnation of Lord Shiva? 2016-09-23T06:57:16.863

10 How did Kripacharya become "Chiranjivi"? 2017-05-15T15:09:50.413

10 Is there any mention of boon deadlock in scriptures? 2017-11-19T15:45:09.327

10 How best to approach the Mahabharata? 2018-03-31T16:10:52.977

9 How did Shri Krishna get the Shankh named Panchajanya? 2014-07-17T08:56:37.763

9 Why did Vyasa seek the help of Lord Ganesha? 2014-12-27T19:13:59.623

9 Is killing justified in the Bhagwad Gita? 2015-02-25T09:33:42.900

9 Did Valmiki - Ramayana author, write about Lord Krishna? 2015-05-25T18:35:30.547

9 Why was Shakuni cursed by the gods to be evil? 2015-06-02T02:21:37.143

9 Should Krishna be considered good or bad? 2015-07-06T06:15:13.063

9 Lineage of Pandavas? 2015-07-09T06:14:30.097

9 What is Ganga Devi's marital status? 2015-09-02T05:44:24.163

9 Who was the sage who witnessed Mahabharata and Ramayana multiple times? 2015-09-11T06:50:06.267

9 Was Arjuna left-handed? 2015-09-17T19:10:20.033

9 Did Kauravas admit their Adharma? 2015-10-08T14:51:50.060

9 Feminist's claim that the Vedas, Ramayana and Mahabharata were written by male writers 2015-10-12T22:04:24.243

9 Does the shloka 'ahiṃsā paramo dharma' or excerpt appear in Mahabharata? 2015-11-05T17:22:28.300

9 Where are the 18 islands on Earth as mentioned in Mahabharata? 2015-11-30T18:41:31.830

9 What is Karna's caste (varna)? 2015-12-16T21:19:00.807

9 How many times has Shiva opened his 3rd eye? 2016-09-27T17:27:36.367

9 Various appellations of Arjuna and their significance 2016-10-06T21:34:30.593

9 What are the boons got by Kunti from Karna? 2017-02-18T02:37:31.970

9 Why Yudhishtira is called Ajāta śatru (अजात शत्रु)? 2017-04-01T13:43:07.013

9 What is the story of the origin of Sraadha ritual? 2017-09-10T17:33:41.247