StorianAug 11, 2020
TMP03 — Drupadi Swyamber Part 02 — Arjuna-Karna Battle
About the Episode
Draupadi Swyamvara was immediately followed by a violent battle started by those Kings who felt angered that a Brahman won the Swyamvara. They wanted to throw Draupadi in fire and destroy Drupad and his sons. To defend his would be wife and her family, rose Arjuna and his brother Bhimasen. This episode covers that epic battle which is generally ignored by most recitation, lest truth may damage the reputation of a great warrior.
For the details of the authentic references used in this episode please head to our blog page on The Mahabharata Project website.
About the Series
Episodes in The Mahabharata Project
Also available in Hindi
TMP02 — Draupadi's Swyamber Part 01 — Did Draupadi forbid Karna from Participation in her Swyamber?
About the Episode
- Did Draupadi really forbid Karna from participating in the swaymber?
- What does documentary evidence suggest?
- What does cross referencing suggest?
- What is the reason behind this story?
Other Formats in which this story is available
- Hindi Podcast
- Our blog contains the transcript of this episode along with all authentic references used in this episode. You can check it out at The Mahabharata Project Website
The Other Episodes
The Mahabharata Project (TMP)
The project aims ad de-mythifying the greatest epic that is ever written. Here we are taking important frangments of the great epic and trying to understand it using authentic sources, cross references and circumstantial evidences.
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TMP01 : The endless journey — the beginning and the milestones
Welcome to Storian's Mahabharat Project. In this series we shall be discussing about Mabharata — The greatest epic ever written in the entire world. We start with the origin of Mahabharata, its compilation and go on to discuss various different sections of Mahabharata in an attempt to weed out interpolation spread through fictions, and TVShows. We shall try to bring out the authentic incidents as defined by ancient texts and narrations.Episode01 The Origin Story
- Mahabharata — The Origin Story
Here we discuss the Origin of the grand epic Mahabharata, its origin, its compilations, narrations and reasons of interpolations. We further discuss the the evolution of the critical edition and conclude by recommending the most trusted sources of Mahabharata. In the links sections, we are including the references of trusted sources of Mahabharat and our channel details.
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The Book series by the Author : The Accursed God (The Lost Epic Book 1) https://thelostepic.com
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Mahabharata by Rajgopalachari https://amzn.to/2W5V0hc
Gita Press Sanskirt-Hindi Mahabahrata based on Neelkantha Mahabharata and BORI
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Mahabharata by Kisari Mohan Ganguli : https://amzn.to/3gMaPkVOnline Resource
Kisari Mohan Ganguli :
BORI Mahabharata (Sanskrit)
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Here is a story from Mahabharat where Krishna provides an unconventional solution for tackling the celetial weapon Naraynastra. Interstingly after 5000 years we have the very same solution for tackling the pandamic Covid19. What is the relationship. Find out here.
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