The Pandava Allies

On the side of the Angels Rama and his brother found support from most unlikely source and we were introduced to the fact that GOOD and GOD works in mysterious ways. All the Devta’s had planned for the 7th Avatar of the Vishnu to arrive and were available in full complement to fight the forces […]

Rajasuya Yagya/Sacrifice – Part I

The Background of the Rajasuya Yagya The real events happened in the following order: The kingdom is partitioned and Yudhishthir gets Khandavaprastha The Pandavas slowly start building their kingdom and establish their capital at Indraprastha (modern day Delhi) The celestial sage Narad pays a visit to Indraprastha. He advises them of having an established pattern […]

Dharma Cycle 1

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 field as not Yuddha […]

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 Part 6: Tree of Dharma Nara Purushartha Teamwork Drona did use Agneyaastra and Satyaki Varunastra that day. Drona and Aswathhama used their celestial […]