Different characters of Mahabharat


Total 29 Different characters of Mahabharat
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Abhimanyu
Self-respect, Passionate, Heroic, Arjunas son, Proud (Son of Arjuna and Subhadra, nephew to Krishna. He was slain in the battle of Kurukshetra when just sixteen years old.)
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Amba
Goddess Durga, Mother, Eldest of the three princesses of kashee and sister of Ambika and Ambalika, Name of a Goddess (The king of Kashi's eldest daughter. Bhishma abducted her from her swayamvara along with her two sisters to be his brother's bride.)
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Ambalika
Mother, One who is sensitive, Insightful (The king of Kashi's youngest daughter. She was abducted by Bhishma along with her sisters and married Vichitravirya.)
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Ambika
Goddess Parvati, A mother, Sensitive, Loving, Good woman, Name of Parvati, Name of the middle daughter of kashiraj and eldest consort of vichitraveerya like her youngest sister she had no progeny and Vyas begot on her a son named dhritarashtra, The mother of the universe (Second daughter of the king of Kashi, abducted from her swayamvara by Bhisma. She married Vichitravirya and, after his death, became Dhritarastra's mother  (with Vyasa).)
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Arjuna
Bright, Shining (Third son of Pandu and Kunti, begotten by Indra)
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Ashwatthama
Fiery tempered (Son of Drona and Kripi. Said to be a partial expansion of Shiva.)
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Bharata
Pleasure-seeking, Well-groomed, A celestial nymph (A great king in the dynasty of the moon-god (all kshatriyas are descendents either of Chandra, the moon-god, or Surya, the sun-god) who ruled the earth for thousands of years.)
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Bhima
Huge and gigantic, The mighty one (Pandu and Kunti's second son, sired by Vayu, the wind-god. Bhima is described as a powerful, large and hugely strong man.)
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Bhisma
One who has taken a terrible vow, Son of Santanu by Ganga in Mahabharat (Son of Shantanu and Ganga, known as the "grandfather" of the Kurus. Although he never became king, he officiated at Hastinapur as regent until Vichitravirya was of age.)
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Devaki
Divine, Mother of Lord Krishna (Krishna's mother and the wife of Vasudeva, a chief of the Vrishni clan. Sister of Kamsa, she was imprisoned by him soon after her marriage.)
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Draupadi
Daughter of the king Drupada, Consort of Pandavas (Wife of five Pandavas; daughter of Drupad, king of Panchala.)
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Gandhari
From Gandhara (Wife of Dhritarastra, she blindfold herself after the marriage.)
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Ganga
River Ganga (Married to Shantanu; Mother of Bhishma; Goddess of the sacred river, Ganga.)
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Kansa
Vessel of Bell-metal (Maternal uncle of Krishna who usurped the throne from his father, Ugrasena. He was killed by Krishna. Details of his life are found in the Bhagavata Purana.)
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Karna
The firstborn of Kunti (Eldest son of Kunti, sired by the Sun God; Friend of Duryodhana; Raised by a charioteer when his mother abandoned him at birth.)
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Kripa
Mercy, Compassion, Grace, Gentleness (The two children were found and brought to King Shantanu. Kripa was taught Dhanurveda, the martial arts, by his father, and he became one of the Kurus' martial teachers.)
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Krishna
Lord Krishna, Name of the river (Incarnation of Lord Vishnu, who delivered Bhagavad Gita; cousin of Kunti; Friend and Charioteer of Arjuna)
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Kunti
Consort of Pandu and mother of Pandavas (The Pandavas' mother. She was the sister of Vasudeva, Krishna's father. Her own father, Surasena, had given her as a baby to his close friend King Kuntibhoja)
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Madri
Second wife of Pandu; Mother of Nakul and Sahdeva; daughter of King Shalya (Second wife of Pandu; Mother of Nakul and Sahdeva; daughter of King Shalya.)
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Pandu
Fruit (Younger brother of Dhritarastra; husband of Kunti; Father of the Pandava's born to Vichitravirya's widow queen Ambalika (by Vyasa).)
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Parikshit
Name of An ancient king, Tested one or proven (Posthumous son of Abhimanyu, heir of the Pandavas. Pariksit means 'the examiner', as the brahmins said he would come to examine all men in his search for the Supreme Lord)
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Sanjaya
Triumphant (Dhritarastra's charioteer and secretary.)
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Satyavati
Who speaks truth, Mother of Vyasa (formerly Matsyagandha   Mother of Vyasa (from the union with Parasara Rishi))
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Shakuni
Bird, Uncle of kauravas (Younger brother of Gandhari; maternal uncle of Duryodhana; An expert dice player.)
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Shantanu
Wholesome, A king from the epic Mahabharata (Great grandfather of the Pandavas and Kauravas; Father of Bhishma, Chitranga and Vichitravirya; Married to Ganga and Satyavati.)
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Uttara
Higher, North the direction, Name of a start, Better, Outcome (Princess of Virata, pupil of Arjuna as Brihhannala (his disguised identity as the eunuch dance teacher during the Pandavas final year of exile).)
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Vasudeva
Goddess of wealth (Krishna's father, husband of Devaki.)
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Virata
Bravery (King of Matsya- where the Pandavas spent their final year of exile in disguise.)
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Vyasa
The author of Mahabharata (The sage who authored the Mahabharata.)
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