India-Forums

   

Dharamkshetra discussion thread 2 (Page 33)

Maverick_me Goldie
Maverick_me
Maverick_me

Joined: 01 November 2014
Posts: 1299

Posted: 27 May 2015 at 7:23pm | IP Logged
Originally posted by Sabhayata

Originally posted by Maverick_me


Sabhayata,
Arjuna doesn't use Pasupata on Jayadratha . If you read previous night of Jayadrath vadh , Krishna reminds him of how he had got Pasupata from Shiva (Bhava) Krishna doesn't say 'use' Pasupata and as a dream sequence Arjuna gets Pasupata (again) from Shiva. Here Krishna was reminding Arjuna of the ultimate test of temperament Arjuna passed when he earns Pasupata , Shiva not only tests Arjuna's skills as warrior but also his perseverance and is pleased . He also certifies Arjuna as equal to himself in prowess and that there was no other warrior like Arjuna. He also forbade him not to use it on ordinary humans. 3/41 CE
Only Telugu (Andhra bharatam) mentions Pasupata being used by Arjuna. Andhra bharatam was a work of 'kavitrayam' work of three poets viz., Nanayya bhatta , Eranna, Thikanna and the date fixed is later than 1000 AD .
The CE mentions of a thunderbolt looking like arrow (Aindra) which beheaded Jayadratha and then , on Krishna's advice a series of arrows are discharged to keep Jayadraths head traveling and reach his father's lap.

PS : Can u check Debroy's translation on Jayadrath vadh? There is no miracle of eclipse..


Hi
Discussing with you after a long time

In CE krishna ji clearly says to Arjuna that if you have the knowledge of Pasupata today you will be able to kill Jaydratha tomorrow

He then kind of concentrates on shiva ji gets transported there or something where he gets a bow for Shiva ji and in return gets Pasupata

Arjuna clearly uses a strong divine weapon to kill Jaydratha the the name of the weapon is not mentioned

So he could have used Pasupata or not but he does use a strong divine weapon

Yes the sun thing is not in CE

I meant pl post citation of Jayadrath vadh from CE translation by debroy Big smile 
Arjuna killed his strongest foe Karna with 'Anjalika' needless to say that he used something of that category to kill Jayadrath. Aindrastra is mentioned to have been used .. 
Reminding of Pasupata was like instilling confidence in Arjuna because the vow he had taken was near to impossible and Krishna was really worried , he even expresses his anxiety to his charioteer Daruka and his anxiety is proven right , the next day to protect Jayadrath , there are not only warriors surrounding him but there were chakravyuha, suchimukha and shakatavyuha created so first Arjuna had to pierce and destroy the vyuhas and defeat the warriors surrounding J before he could actually get hold of Jayadrath.

PS : seems u're busy these days, it was really long time we discussed ...

Go to top

Related Topics

  Topics Author Replies Views Last Post
Introduction Thread for EPIC Channel Members

2

Author: BeingBlunt   Replies: 11   Views: 1335

BeingBlunt 11 1335 16 February 2016 at 5:40am by Trojan80
Palace of Illusions .. Dharamkshetra

Author: Neerjaa   Replies: 8   Views: 1176

Neerjaa 8 1176 15 July 2015 at 9:09pm by Neerjaa

Forum Quick Jump

Forum Category / Channels
Forums

Epic Channel Topic Index

  • Please login to check your Last 10 Topics posted

Disclaimer: All Logos and Pictures of various Channels, Shows, Artistes, Media Houses, Companies, Brands etc. belong to their respective owners, and are used to merely visually identify the Channels, Shows, Companies, Brands, etc. to the viewer. Incase of any issue please contact the webmaster.

Popular Channels :
Star Plus | Zee TV | Sony TV | Colors TV | SAB TV | Life OK

Quick Links :
Top 100 TV Celebrities | Top 100 Bollywood Celebs | About Us | Contact Us | Advertise | Forum Index