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WHY BHISHMA CHOOSE DRONACHARYA AS THEIR GURU / ALSO WHY DUPAD INSULTED DRONACHARYA / ASWATTHAMA DRINKING WHEAT FLOUR MIX WATER AS MILK Image
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ORIGIN OF KRIPACHARYA, DRONACHARYA AND ASHWATHAMA / ALSO
DRONACHARYA WEAPON TRAINING FROM PARSHURAM
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HOW BHIM RECEIVED STRENGTH OF 1000 ELEPHANTS / POISONING BHIM AND PUSHING HIM IN GANGA AND FROM THERE BHIM'S VISIT TO NAGALOK / SATYAVATI, AMBIKA & AMBALIKA EXIT FROM HASTINAPUR
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BIRTH OF NAKUL AND SAHDEV AND DEATH OF PANDU AND MADRI.

After the birth of three sons of Kunti, Madri was worried that her stature would decrease since she had not attained motherhood. Madri felt that she was equal to Kunti in all aspects but now lack of a child disturbed her. Image
Since Pandu could not cohabit due to the curse👉( m.facebook.com/story.php?stor… ), Madri wanted Kunti to help her to get pregnant by the same method that Kunti did👉( m.facebook.com/story.php?stor… ). But Madri was reluctant to talk directly to Kunti.
So she spoke out her worries and problems to her husband Pandu.

Madri asked Pandu to speak to Kunti on her behalf about the same type of Child birth as adopted by Kunti. Pandu too had the same thought in his mind.

Pandu asked Kunti to help Madri impregnated by the
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SIX TYPES OF HEIRS (उत्तराधिकारी)/PANDU'S CONCERN FOR A SON /HOW YUDHISHTHIR, BHIM AND ARJUN WERE BORN? / TYPES OF RINH(ऋण)

Pandu had become very close to all Sages living in Forests & Mountains.Once a group of Sages were going to Brahma Lok for some work and to take Brahma ji's
Darshan. Pandu then requested to go along with the Sages accompanied by Kunti and Madri. But Sages told that the journey would be very difficult especially for your two wives. Pandu then realised that once he had heard that a person without a Child cannot enter Swarga Lok.
Pandu even wanted to be free from Pitra Rinh(ऋण) as without a child Pitra rinh cannot be free. There are actually four types of Rinh(debts) :-

1) Pitra Rinh
2) Dev Rinh
3) Rishi Rinh
4) Manushya Rinh

Pandu was free from all the Rinhs except Pitra Rinh.
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WHY DID KING PANDU LEAVE THE THRONE OF HASTINAPUR? ALSO WHY DID HE CHOOSE VANAPRASTHA ASHRAM INSTEAD OF SANYAS?

Once King Pandu was hunting in forest. There he saw a deer couple conhabiting with each other. He targeted the bow towards them and shot the couple with great power.
By this impact both the deer couple fell. The Deer was actually a Rishi Muni's son Kindam who was cohabiting with his wife in deer form as he was shy to do this in human form.

Kindam in the form of deer was very furious about Pandu's act as he should have realized he should not
be hunting while anyone cohabits, He told Pandu that although you will not be in sin of Brahm Hatya as you were unaware that he was Rishi's son but as per Kindam, Pandu had done a sinful act hence he cursed him before his death, whenever you cohabit with your wife then Pandu
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HOW HUNDRED SONS OF GANDHARI & DHRITRASHTRA WERE BORN & THEIR NAMES / ALSO THE BIRTH OF DUHSHALA & YUYUTSU

Once Maharishi Ved Vyas came to meet Dhritrashtra, Sage Ved Vyas was tired and hungry. Gandhari then served Ved Vyas who after being satisfied, was very happy
with hospitality shown by Gandhari. Ved Vyas then asked Gandhari to get a boon from him, Gandhari then asked for hundred sons like Dhritrashtra and her wish was accepted.

Two years went by but she still remained pregnant without delivery. Gandhari felt very sad when she
heard that Kunti had already given birth to a son. She became unconscious, She also attempted to hurt her womb and struck it without the knowledge of her husband, After she had struck her womb a hard mass of flesh (मांस का पिण्ड) came out of it. Angry, Gandhari thought to
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KING PANDU'S MARRIAGE WITH KUNTI AND MADRI / KING PANDU PROVED TO BE BEST KING OF HIS TIME / VIDUR IS MARRIED.

Kuntibhoj's daughter i.e Kunti was very beautiful and hence many proposals from Kings came for her. So King Kuntibhoj decided to hold a Swayamvar for Kunti where many
kings came on their wicharoits, elephants and horses. King Pandu was also there in that Swayamvar, When Kunti saw a man with broad chest, well built body, and glow like Surya Dev, She was attracted towards Pandu and hence she chose King Pandu as her Husband.
King Kuntibhoj then performed marriage rituals and handed over his daughter to Pandu.

Bhisma, then thought to get one more bride for King Pandu. Hence he goes to Madra King Shalya and asks the hand of his sister Madri for King Pandu. King Shalya then tells Bhishma that
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TWO CURSES TO KARNA MADE HIS DOWNFALL

Once the Devtas thought that all the Kshatriya's of this world become pure through the injury of the weapon and come to heaven. So they got a illustrious son born through Surya dev in Kunti's womb.
This boy got the weapon training through Dronacharya.
But he was jealous of all the virtue's of the five sons of Pandu. He established a great friendship with Duryodhan right from his childhood. Once when he saw Arjun was becoming more mightier in Gurukul,
then he silently went to Dronacharya and told him that he wanted to learn the secret of sending and then getting the Brahmastra back. He wanted a war with Arjun. Since as a Guru, for Dronacharya every student was equal, But Understanding the inner underlying
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ACTUAL BIRTH STORY OF KARNA / WHY ADHIRATH AND RADHA NAMED KARNA AS VASUSHENA

Ugrasen's Cousin brother(फुफेरा भाई) Kuntibhoj was Childless. Shursen promised Kuntibhoj to give his 1st Child to him which was a girl child and he held on to his promise and gave the girl child
to Kuntibhoj. Child was named as Kunti, She was also named as Prutha.

Kunti was given a work by her father Kuntibhoj for performing worship and welcoming guest. One day Sage Durvasa came to Kuntibhoj, Kunti then served Sage Durvasa for which Sage was very happy.
Sage Durvasa knew the upcoming crisis, hence for the solution, Sage gave Vashikaran mantra and its rituals to Kunti. Sage told her that by this Mantra, whichever Devta you will invoke that Devta will help you in securing a Son.

Kunti was Small and Kumari in age and
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PANDU BECAME THE KING OF HASTINAPUR / DHRITRASHTRA MARRIAGE WITH KING SUBAL'S DAUGHTER GANDHARI / WHY GANDHARI TIED A SILKEN CLOTH ON HER EYES? / SHAKUNI TOOK GANDHARI TO HASTINAPUR AND COMPLETES ALL THE MARRIAGE RITUALS

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Hastinapur kingdom was quite happy and was prospering. Then it was decided that King of Hastinapur should be Pandu as Dhritrashtra was blind and Vidur was a son of Maid(दासी).

Bhisma then decided to conduct marriage of three brothers. He then had 2 options in
his mind i.e Kuntibhoj's daughter Kunti and King Subal's daughter Gandhari.

Bhishma came to know that Gandhari had got boon from Mahadev that she will give birth to 100 sons hence Bhisma sent a messanger to Gandhar. But King Subal was a bit confused as Dhritrashtshra was blind,
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CHITRANGAD AND VICHITRAVIRYA BIRTH / BHISHM'S ABDUCTION OF AMBA, AMBALIKA AND AMBIKA, / MARRIAGE OF VICHITRAVIRYA / TYPES OF MARRIAGES / SATYAVATI REQUESTS BHISMA TO BE KING OF HASTINAPUR AND BLESS AMBIKA AND AMBALIKA WITH SONS FOR THE BETTERMENT OF HASTINAPUR & CLAN

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Satyavati and Shantanu had two sons i.e Chitrangad and Vichitravirya. Chitrangad was a good warrior but he lost his life in a war with Gandharv of the same name. Then Bhishm, with the permission of his mother Satyavati appointed Vichitravirya as the ruler of Hastinapur,
although he still was not an adult. After some years again with the permission of his mother Satyavati, it was decided to get Vichitravirya married. During this period the King of Kashi had arranged a Svayamvar for his three daughters i.e Amba, Ambika and Ambalika which was
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PREVIOUS AND PRESENT BIRTH STORY OF SHANTANU, GANGA AND BHISHMA PITAMAH

1)SHANTANU:-As per Mahbharat, Adi Parva and Devi Puran(Almost similar stories) There lived a king named Mahabhish born in Ishkvaku Dynasty. He followed the path of truth and Dharma and performed many Yagyas.
Once he happened to visit Brahmalok. During this same time Pious Ganga also came to visit Brahmalok. King Mahabhish angered Brahma with their error by looking ill towards Ganga. The angry Brahma cursed King Mahabish to be born as human in Prithvi Lok.
Now Mahabhish went in search of an ideal King who could fit up to be his father. He came up to the conclusion that King Pratip of Puruvansh would be the right choice. Meanwhile, King Pratip with his wife did a deep Tapasya for a son which was successful. King Pratip was
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BIRTH STORY OF SATYAVATI AND RISHI VED VYAS

Once there lived a Dharmatma King Uprichar Vasu, whom Indra had gifted the Chedi Kingdom, which was blessed by all Devtas. King Uprichar Vasu used to do Indrotsav festival which was dedicated to Indra.
He got married to Girika and attained puberty.

Girika desired for a son but on Same day, the Pitras told King Uprichar that he had to go to the forest for hunting. Unfortunately, King had to go to forest with sensual and lust ridden mind with wife Girika in his thoughts.
When he reached the forest even the environment over there was quite romantic. King had only thoughts for wife Girika. While roaming in the forest, he saw a Ashok tree with fragrant flowers under which he sat for a while. As a result of its fragrance and its environment,
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WHY DID SHESHNAAG CARRY EARTH ON HIS HOOD AND
WHY IS THERE ALWAYS A CONFLICT BETWEEN EAGLES AND SNAKES, ALSO WHY DO ALWAYS EAGLES SWALLOWS SNAKES?

Indra made friendship with Garuda and requested to handover the Amrit back to Devtas when Garuda was on his way
to handover the Amrit to Naagas. Vinta beacame slave of Kadru when she lost the challenge to Kadru(Read this to know the previous story 👉 m.facebook.com/story.php?stor… ). Kadru and Naagas told Garuda that if you bring Amrit for Naagas then they will free Vinta from slavehood.
Indra was very happy with Garuda and asked him to take a boon from him. Garuda then realized the evil things which Naaga's and Kadru had did towards his Mother. Realizing this Garuda asked a boon from Indra that "Let the Snakes be my Food".
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HOW GARUDA BECAME BHAGWAN VISHNU'S VAAHAN / CARRIER AND GARUD'S RETURN WITH AMRIT TO FREE HIS MOTHER

As stated earlier, Garuda was very powerful and strong. He was now on an important errand to bring the Amrit from the safekeeping of the Devtas so that he could save his mother
from Kadru's clutches. He flew, but felt hungry although he had swallowed the Nishads.

On meeting his father Sage Kashyap en route he expressed his desire for substantial food, when Kashyap asked about his well being. So Kashyap advised him to take away
the elephant and the tortoise in the nearby pond who actually were brothers from their previous birth. So Garuda obeys his father and carries the two animals to a nearby mountain. Garuda saves the Balkhilya sages from falling and subsequently gets a boon from them.
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EMERGENCE OF GARUD & NAAG(SNAKE) DYNASTY AND STORY BEHIND RED GLOW OF THE SUN IN EARLY MORNING

As narrated by Sage Ugrashravaji, the two daughters of Daksha Prajapati were married to Sage Kashyap. One day Kashyap asked his two wives Kadru and Vinta to ask for a boon.
So Kadru expressed her desire to have one thousand powerful serpent sons whereas Vinta requested for only two sons more powerful and strong than Kadru's. Their boon was granted, both were happy. In the course of time both delivered the said number of eggs which
were kept in a warm place to be hatched.
After five hundred years the eggs of Kadru broke their shell and a thousand poisonous and strong serpents emerged. But Vinta's eggs remained as it is. She was worried, so she herself broke the shell of one egg.
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HOW CHYAVAN RISHI WAS NAMED AS CHYAVAN, BHRIGU'S CURSE BECAME BLESSING IN DISGUISE AS IT HELPED AGNIDEV TO PURIFY THE FLESH OF A DEAD BODY

#MahabharatSeries Chapter 4,5,6 and 7

Once all the sages assembled in Naimisharanya, That time Shaunak ji asked Lomharshan
that was he so well versed as his father in the study of Purans. We all wish to listen to the story of Bhrigu vansh from you.

Bhrigu was the son of Brahma who was born from the Agni of Varun Yagya. Chyavan was Bhrigu's dearest Child. Chyavan's son's name was Pramati
who had a son named Ruru through Divine Apsara Grutachi. Ruru had a son named Shunak who was the grand father of Lomharshan. They all were well read
and proficient in Vedas. He was the great grandfather of Lomharshan. He was a great thinker and Tapasvi.
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SAGE SOMSHRAVA WAS SELECTED AS PUROHIT OF HASTINAPUR BY KING JANMEJAY AND GURU BHAKTI OF DISCIPLES OF SAGE DHAUMYA.

#MahabharatSeries Chp 3

There are many stories entangled in each other in this segment. King Janmejay was sitting to worship along with his brothers
when the son of the divine bitch Sarma happened to come there. The brothers of Janmejay beat that dog for no reason at all. The dog complained to the mother who in turn cursed Janmejay when she did not get the answers that fear would come upon him even when there
was no cause of fear.
The worried Parikshit's son now went in search of a Purohit on his return to Hastinapur.

He went to the hermitage of Sage Shrutushrava who had a son named Somshrava. Janmejay appointed him as his Purohit to help with Sages permission.
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SAMANTPANCHAK KSHETRA, AKSHAUHINI SENA CALCULATION AND INFORMATION ABOUT DIFFERENT PARVAS OF MAHABHARAT

#MahabharatSeries

Once Bhagwan Parashuram was performing Tarpan to his Pitras. Thereafter the Richik's and Pitragan's came to Parshuram ji and told him to ask for a boon from
Them. Parshuram ji then asked that he should be beacome sin free for the sins committed in the past. Also the Pond made by him should become famous all over the Earth. That region where this Pond is situated is called Samantpanchak.
It was the same place where the war between Kauravas and Pandavas took place.

One Akshauhini Sena calculation is as follows:-
1) There are 21,870 Chariots and Elephants in One Akshauhini Sena.
2) There are 1,09,350 foot Soldiers in One Akshauhini Sena.
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HOW MAHABHARAT BOOK WAS CREATED AND ITS ORIGIN

#MahabharatSeries

Once upon a time in Naimisharanya, many Sages were sitting and doing Tapasya. That time Sage Ugrashrava(Son of Lomharshan) happened to come there, He was a scholar of Purans and also a Kathavachak.
Everybody was overjoyed and wanted to hear from him. All Munis welcomed him and asked from where did this lucky feet of yours is coming from?

Ugrashrava ji replied that he was coming from the place where Ved Vyas had narrated Mahabharat granth systematically.
All Munis requested that they too wanted to hear this Mahabharat where Deep meaning of Vedas were mentioned.

Ugrashrava ji said "Mahabharat Shlokas is there with combination of Laukik-Vedic Sanskrit."

After the creation of Mahabharat Ved Vyas thought in his mind as to
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