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Drona Parva

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The Drona Parva (द्रोण पर्व), or the Book of Drona, is the seventh of eighteen books of the Indian epic Mahabharata. [1]

19 relations: Abhimanyu, Arjuna, Ashwatthama, Bhishma, Bhishma Parva, Dhrishtadyumna, Drona, Duryodhana, Ghatotkacha, Jayadratha, Karna, Karna Parva, Kisari Mohan Ganguli, Krishna, Kurukshetra War, Mahabharata, Monier Monier-Williams, Samsaptakas, Sauptika Parva.


Abhimanyu was the youngest son of Arjuna and Subhadra.

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Arjuna (in Devanagari: अर्जुन) is the main central character of the ancient Indian epic Mahabharata and plays a key role in the Bhagavad Gita alongside Krishna.

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Ashvatthama (Sanskrit: अश्वत्थामा, Aśvatthāmā) or Ashvatthaman (Sanskrit: अश्वत्थामन्, Aśvatthāman) or Drauni was the son of guru Drona and the grandson of the sage Bharadwaja.

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In the epic Mahabharata, Bhishma (Sanskrit: भीष्‍म) was well known for his pledge of Brahmacharya.The eighth son of Kuru King Shantanu and the goddess Ganga Bhishma was blessed with wish-long life and was related to both the Pandava and the Kaurava.

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Bhishma Parva

The Bhishma Parva (भीष्म पर्व), or the Book of Bhishma, is the sixth of eighteen books of the Indian Epic Mahabharata.

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Dhrishtadyumna (Sanskrit: धृष्टद्द्युम्न, dhṛṣṭadyumna, lit. he who is courageous and splendorous), also known as Draupada (Sanskrit: द्रौपद, lit. son of Drupada), was the son of Drupada and brother of Draupadi and Shikhandi in the epic Mahabharata.

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In the epic Mahabharata, Droṇa (द्रोण) or Droṇācārya or Guru Droṇa or Rajaguru Devadroṇa was the royal preceptor to the Kauravas and Pandavas; an avatar of Brihaspati.

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Duryodhana (literally means Dur.

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Ghatotkacha (घटोत्कच Ghaṭōtkaca "Bald Pot") is an important character in the Mahabharata.

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In the epic Mahābhārata, Jayadratha was the king of Sindhu Kingdom.

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Karna (Sanskrit: कर्ण, IAST transliteration: Karṇa), originally known as Vasusena, is one of the central characters in the Hindu epic Mahābhārata, from ancient India.

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Karna Parva

The Karna Parva (कर्ण पर्व), or the Book of Karna, is the eighth of eighteen books of the Indian Epic Mahabharata.

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Kisari Mohan Ganguli

Kisari Mohan Ganguli (also K. M. Ganguli) was an Indian translator, who is most known for the first (and thus far only) free English translation of the Sanskrit epic Mahabharata published as The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa Translated into English Prose between 1883 and 1896 by Pratap Chandra Roy (1842–1895), a Calcutta bookseller, who owned a printing press, and collected funds for the project to translate the 18 books of the Mahabharata.

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Krishna (Kṛṣṇa) is a major deity in Hinduism.

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Kurukshetra War

The Kurukshetra War, also called the Mahabharata War, is a war described in the Indian epic Mahabharata.

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The Mahābhārata (महाभारतम्) is one of the two major Sanskrit epics of ancient India, the other being the Rāmāyaṇa.

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Monier Monier-Williams

Sir Monier Monier-Williams, KCIE (né Williams; 12 November 1819 – 11 April 1899) was the second Boden Professor of Sanskrit at Oxford University, England.

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The Samsaptakas where a group of warriors in the Kurukshetra War formed to kill Arjuna, the foremost warrior among the Pandavas.

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Sauptika Parva

The Sauptika Parva (सौप्तिक पर्व), or the "Book of the Sleeping," is the tenth of eighteen books of the Indian Epic Mahabharata.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Drona_Parva

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