Epic Battle of Mahabharata :

Mahabharata is one of the most important Hindu epics of India. It was originally composed in Sanskrit and is one of the two chief

Mahabharata

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Sanskrit epics. It narrates the great Kurukshetra War which took place between the Pandavas and Kauravas. It comprises of devotional and philosophical material and gives account of dharma (right action), artha (purpose), kama (pleasure) and moksha (liberation). Vyasa is believed to be the original author of Mahabharata. The longest version of Mahabharata consists of more than 100,000 shloka with about 1.8 million words.

Mahabharata narrates the story of Pandavas and Kauravas who were parental first cousins. Pandavas (five brothers) were the sons of King Pandu and Kauravas (hundred brothers) were the sons of blind King Dhritarashtra. They fought war with each other for the control of Bharata kingdom with Hastinapura being its capital.

The Pandavas were five brothers who were fathered by five gods. They were Yudhishthira, Arjuna, Bhima, Nakula and Sahdev. Duryodhana was the eldest amongst Kaurava brothers and used to hate Pandavas since the very childhood. The Pandavas stood to their path of righteousness and virtue whereas the Kauravas chose the path of evil and treachery.

The Pandavas were tricked by the Kauravas in a game of dice and were drove into wilderness for twelve years of exile. All these years the Pandavas lived in disguise.

The Kurukshetra War was a fierce and gruesome war in which the Pandavas emerged victorious. Almost all the Kaurava brothers including Duryodhana and his army were killed in the war. Lord Krishna played a major role in this war by helping Arjuna. After the (more…)

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Geeta Jayanti is a day when a holy book of Hindu religion came in appearance of world called or named as Geeta. Geeta is not only a holy book but also a truth of life. Gita is came in appearance before approximately 5000 years ago, the time of a great epic of India called Mahabharata.

In Mahabharata lord Krishna given ‘Updesh of Geeta’ for human beings of entire world. Lord Krishna did this by making a disciple Arjun. Krishna instructed to Arjun by speaking of those truth of living beings and other non living things in whole university. This was done in a battlefield of Krukshetra which is in Haryana, India at present time.

Geeta is realized by the mouth of lord Krishna to Arjun but it was narrated by Sanjay who was the transpired of this battlefield of Kurukshetra of Mahabharata. He explained all the things of this battlefield of Kurukshetra to a blind King Dhratrastra, the father of Duryodhan.  Sanjay was given a blessing from his Guru named Vyasadev to remotely view all the events which are doing or appearing at other place. This book is written by other third person.

Geeta Jayanti Celebration :

Geeta is a holy book of Hindu religion. This is a picture of things of religion. This is not a book which is created by a human being it is a narration of words came from the mouth of lord Krishna the supreme power of world. Geeta Jayanti celebrated each of the years in India by making of various religious acts in houses, temples, or other social and religious places. During that time people also observe ritual fast.

Geeta Jayanti in 2011: 6th of December

Geeta Jayanti observe each of the year on the eleventh day of waxing phase of moon in month of Margaseersha of Hindu calendar. In year 2011 Geeta Jayanti will be celebrated on 6th December.

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