The Birth of Pandu’s Children | Mahabharata Paintings

The Pandavas, https://www.deviantart.com/molee/art/Kunti-and-Pandavas-412944958

Pandu in exile Once Sage Kindama and his wife wanted to get intimate in open. They turned themselves into an antelope and doe. Pandu crossed that place in the forest when he went for hunt. He hit them wit his arrow. Kindama was attacked. He cursed Pandu that Pandu will never touch a women. If … Continue reading The Birth of Pandu’s Children | Mahabharata Paintings

The royal marriages: Pandu with Kunti & Madri – Dhritarashtra with Gandhari | Mahabharata Paintings

Kunti's marriage with Pandu, Painting from Jammu and Kashmir

Kunti and Karna Surasena was the chief of Yadu-s. He is the father of Vasudeva. His daughter was named as Pritha, a matchless beautiful girl. Surasena gifted her female child to Kuntibhoja, his father's sister's son, as he was childless. In her step-father's house, she was appointed to greet and honor the gods and guests. … Continue reading The royal marriages: Pandu with Kunti & Madri – Dhritarashtra with Gandhari | Mahabharata Paintings

Shakuntala | Mahabharata paintings

shakuntala/ Raja Ravi Varma/1930/fineartamerica.com

Shakuntala's story is yet another disappointing one of Chandravamsha. King Kausika was a Suryavamshi King. He wanted to be the the most powerful. He renounced all his wealth and wishes. He started his penance and meditation to attain his wish. Indra - the coward conspirer in Pururavas story – afraid that Kausika will be a … Continue reading Shakuntala | Mahabharata paintings