Thus, when the night passed away, early in the morning, Karna approached Duryodhana and said thus, ‘O friend! Dharmaraja Yudhishthira is not to be seen. When Karna saw that Dhanunjaya was destroying his army, he went near him to fight with him. [2], Karna Parva includes a treatise by Aswatthama which focuses on the motive of the deeds of human life. So, having joined with Pandavas, rule the kingdom for a long time. You will either win over the enemies and obtain a flawless kingdom or may obtain death and reach heaven.’. You may protect him.’ Having said thus, Dhanunjaya threw ten arrows on Vrushasena and hit him on his vital parts. Karna entered the war on the fifteenth day as commander of the Kaurava forces, alongside Drona, replacing the injured Bhishma. Karna has pierced my banner and killed my charioteer and horses. PART 2)ALL DEFEATS OF KARNA AGAINST BHIMA… Thus having killed Vinda and Anuvinda, the lords of Kekaya, Satyaki made their army flew from the battle field. As a result, Dhrtarashtra remained silent as if he was fainted. As a result, Kauravas very much praised him. Since my uncle Krpacharya and I are invincible, we are left over. Bhima too attacked him with a weapon called Sakti. Do not be sorrowful for this adversity that is obtained by fortune. Having seen thus, popular warrior, Nakula troubled his enemy Vrushasena with his sharp arrows and attacked him furiously. Having heard the words of Karna, Duryodhana appealed Salya to become the charioteer of Karna. He is not a warrior like us.’ While praising the self-respect Salya further said thus, ‘I can never become a charioteer of a son of Suta. Then king Duryodhana spoke thus peacefully the best and pleasing words with the great archers, ‘O the best among the great warriors! Karna parva section 59 and karna parva section 78. When Duryodhana saw that his weapon called Sakti had failed, he further threw javelin on Yudhishthira. I strongly believe that with your blessings I would certainly kill Karna. Duryodhana tried to stop the army. After the use of Narayanastra, a terrible war between both armies took place. He said, ‘I being experiencing a deep sorrow feel that the entire Kauravas’ army might have flown away by the death of Dronacharya.’ Having said thus, he wanted to listen to the description of the battle in detail. Later he questioned his soldiers as to why there were sitting calmly and asked them to attack the enemies and kill them. Karna's chariot promptly reaches Duryodhana , and he frees Duryodhana from Arjuna's captivity. As a result the body of Vinda has falled down and he obtained death. Arjuna had to kill Karna in such a kind of situations only because Karna had banes from Godess Earth and poor brahmin. This had put fear into the Pandava army, but Krishna by stopping the troops advised that the army lay down all its weapons and surrender to the weapon. Hence, create a deployment and become victorious. Chitrasena too attacked him with a weapon called ‘Sakti’. Having heard the request of Duryodhana, Salya said thus, ‘O king! Karna can never win over Arjuna, who is a tiger in the form of human. Thus, having got angry, Bhima attacked him with a mace. weapon, a tumult had spread every where. The army of Kauravas’ flew away due to the death of Chitrasena. During night, when the entire army has slept, the important warriors of Kauravas’ army assembled at a place and started discussing. But they both were old and had care towards Arjuna. Karna then informs Arjuna and Krishna about Bhima's captivity, posing the same dilemma that he faced earlier. Arjun also killed King Susharma. After seeing the facial expressions of Karna, his charioteer Salya spoke thus with him, ‘O son of Radha! Thereafter, the victorious Arjuna having turned his chariot came towards the army of Samsaptakas and terribly fought with it. Karna was also scared by seeing the destruction caused by Bhima. But Dussasana had cut that with his arrows. Though they were at their camps, they did not get their sleep during night and with a great difficulty, they spent their night. 3.1 Escaping fire and killing Purochana; 3.2 Slaying Bakasura; 4 Marriage and children; 5 Conquest for Rajasuya; 6 Exile. But, Karna too, instantly used Brahmastra and could obstruct Arjuna’s weapon. They blow the conch signalling his capture, and wait for Bhima. Thus after seeing you, I am moving ahead to kill Kana. Then Arjuna attacked him with thousands of arrows those were equal to thunderbolt, because of which, Karna got severe pain. At this juncture, Vrushasena, son of the great warrior, attacked Bhimasena and both were terribly fighting like Yama, bearing the weapons. When Kshemadhoorti attacked Bhimasena with a sword, Bhimasena killed him by attacking with his mace. Then Krishna instructed Arjuna to use divine weapons and kill Karna. Later many bad omens too aroused. Bhima also of great strength began to destroy the Dhartarashtra troops. Today, he will certainly obtain the fruits of his wicked deeds. All the kings made a roar of lion, when they saw Karna and Arjun facing towards each other. Shocked beyond horror, Duryodhana watches helplessly as Bhima rips out Dushasana's chest . Preceptor Dronacharya too, protected them in the battle field by considering them as his disciples. Karna pierced Bhima’s bow, but Bhima took a new bow and threw sharp arrows on Karna. Salya was convinced by the ethical words of Duryodhana and said thus, ‘O king! But Krishna spurred Arjuna to attack Karna reminding the way Karna killed Abhimanyu by stabbing him from behind- which are against the rules of engagement of the war. Later, having caught Nakula, Karna said, ‘you never fight with the strong army of Kauravas. In addition to this, Duryodhana ordered the King of Madra, Shalya to be the charioteer of Karna. Thus, he always tries to do welfare of Duryodhana. When the weapon was invoked, violent winds began to blow, peals of thunder are heard, and an arrow pierced every Pandava soldier. in front of every one. Being pushed back by Arjuna, Karna began coming forward but then Karna's chariot wheel was trapped in the mud as a result of the curse he had received earlier from goddess Earth. Karna, Yudhisthira, Arjuna, Nakula and Sahadeva(brothers) ; Hanuman (spiritual brother) Spouse: Hidimbi, Draupadi and Valandhara: Children: Ghatotkacha (son from Hidimbi) Sutasoma (son from Draupadi) Sarvaga (son from Valandhara) In Itihasa, Bhima (Sanskrit: भीम, IAST: Bhīma) is the second born of the Pandavas. Karna, Yudhisthira, Arjuna, Nakula and Sahadeva (brothers) Hanuman (spiritual brother) Spouse: Hidimbi, Draupadi and Valandhara: Children: Ghatotkacha (son from Hidimbi) Sutasoma (son from Draupadi) Sarvaga (son from Valandhara) Home: Hastinapur, Kamyaka Forest: In Indian epic Mahabharata, Bhima (Sanskrit: भीम, IAST: Bhīma) is the second among the five Pandavas. Sanjaya narrates each incident of the Kurukshetra War, fought in 18 days, as and when it happened. But, in the battlefield, by keeping his welfare in my mind, if I use any harsh or delicate words on Karna, you both should bear with me.’ Thus, having received the acceptance of Salya, Duryodhana approached Karna and said thus, ‘Salya accepted to become your charioteer and undoubtedly, he is stronger than Krishna.’. Later those warriors showered the rain of arrows and covered the entire sky because of which, darkness was spread everywhere. Lord Krishna also supported Bhima. Karna got the support from Duryodhana's brothers, but he could not save them from Bhima that day. Now I am sending you to the world of Yama.’ Having said thus, he pierced Dussasana’s shoulders and forcefully hit his chest and then cut his head. Later, when he regained his conscious he attacked Yudhishthira with a mace. With all his might Abhimanyu resists Drona and sun sets. He very often struck Krishna and Arjuna with his arrows. Adam Bowles, Book VIII - Vol 1 & 2, The Clay Sanskrit Library, Mahabharata: 15-volume Set. As a result, uplift Salya, who is the bestower of sorrow, since twelve years.’ Having heard the words of his elder brother Yudhishtira, Arjuna, the bearer of white vehicle, created a deployment of half-moon against Kauravas. In very early hours, after the sunrise; Trigartas and Samsaptakas engaged fight with Arjuna. Nevertheless, Bhima sustained himself, summoning all his patience. But, O King! Having stood on an elephant and by taking a javelin and a noose in his hand, Bhimasena started scorching the army of enemies like the sun at midday. Jayadratha killed by Arjuna, Ghatotkaca fights Karna and he uses Sakti to kill Ghatotkaca, Duryodhana divides his army into two. Morality saves all creatures. Further, they both too, pierced the bow of Satyaki. Sahadeva kills Shakuni Day 18. Bhima was also well versed in the science of elephants and was skilled in fighting and killing them. Several translations of the book in English are available. Thus, being hit by the arrows of Dhanunjaya, Vrushasena fell down and died. Bhima who was hurt by Sakuni’s arrow struck him with a terrific arrow. There is no purpose in enmity. Thereafter, Yudhishthira threw a mesh of arrows on Duryohana, because of which, he was fainted. Copyright  2019-21 shrigurumaharishi.org. Karna parva has 96 chapters and 5175 slokas in it. As long as I won’t pull up the wheel of my chariot that has stuck in the ground, you cannot attack me. Struck by that arrow, Karna became helpless and sat down behind his chariot. This is the brief summary of Karna Parva. My words bestow welfare to the citizens, happiness to you all and are profitable to every one. He always abuses Pandavas and praises Kauravas. Later Satyaki attacked Vinda and Anuvinda with his arrows. Vrushasena, son of Karna, took another bow and struck Nakula. Asvatthama fought with Bhimasena. Yudhishthira praised Arjuna a lot, for becoming victorious by killing Karna.’ Thus, having heard the narration of slaughter of Karna from Sanjaya, Dhrtarashtra fell in deep sorrow. O friend! Bhima, holding the car of Drona, called his Guru ‘wretched amongst Brahmanas’, and exterminator of the Kshatriya order. Then Arjuna hit Karna’s vital parts by throwing various arrows on him. Then Dhristadyumna pierced Karna with ten arrows, and the sons of Draupadi pierced him with three and seventy, and Yuyudhana with seven. Contents. Thereafter, angry Satyaki took another bow and with his sharp arrow pierced the head of Anuvinda. Bhima alone killed hundred Kaurava brothers in the Kurukshetra war. Both of them were showered with rain of flowers from the sky, and a divine voice from sky said thus, ‘this Kesava and Arjuna are endowed with strength of the brilliance of the Moon, the Fire, the Wind and the Sun. The mountains, oceans, rivers, trees and herbs supported Arjuna. Later, having hacked the bow of Nakula, Karna killed his charioteer. As a result, he led Asvatthama far from the battle field. Duryodhana, Shakuni and Karna eventually reach the spot and are shocked to see the gruesome act. Having heard the reply of Karna, the king of serpents started fighting individually with Arjuna. Thus, when Karna and Arjuna got ready for the war, then the group of gods, demons, semi-gods, semi- demons, serpents took their part. This parva describes deaths of Dushyasana, Banasena, Vrishasena, Susharma and finally Karna. Hence, I am requesting you to become the charioteer of Karna. But very soon he became attentive and obstructed those weapons, by creating a weapon called Bhargava. Karna struck Panchalas with this weapon. Indeed, no one can win over them. His full name was Vrikodara Bhima. I did not receive such words even from the great warriors like Bhishma and Drona, but now I heard those from Karna. As soon as we came to know that you were hurt by Karna’s arrows we came here to see you. Having got down from his chariot, Prativindhya angrily attacked him with a javelin, because of which, Chitrasena fell on the earth from his chariot and obtained death. The Karna Parva (Sanskrit: कर्ण पर्व), or the Book of Karna, is the eighth of eighteen books of the Indian Epic Mahabharata. Yudhishthira who was hurt by Karna fell sick. Bhima was also very skilled in archery and was deemed as one of the few people to properly wield Arjuna's bow, Gandiva with great skill. He further attacked and hurt Yudhishthira with a javelin. Bhima and Karna both were very good archers. Thus, troubled Karna was standing on his chariot without any protection. At this moment, Arjuna attacked Karna with eleven weapons of Aindra. They both too, attacked Satyaki with their sharp arrows. After learning of the deceptive way his father was killed, Ashwatthama became filled with wrath and invoked the celestial weapon called the Narayanastra, against the Pandavas. Karna pierced Bhima’s bow, but Bhima took a new bow and threw sharp arrows on Karna. The sun sets, marking the end of the 16th day. Tomorrow at any cost, I would certainly make all their ideas fail.’ Having got delighted with the words of Karna, Duryodhana asked all the warriors to go back to their camps and sleep peacefully. Then Karna, addressing (his driver) Shalya, said unto him, "Bear me to the Pancalas." At last, being troubled by Vrushasena, Nakula climbed the chariot of Bhima. Meanwhile, Bhima is on foot with his mace searching for Dushasana, when he is intercepted by Karna. I would fight only after seeing him.’ After hearing Arjuna’s desire, Vasudeva said, ‘O Arjuna! Today we will fight with Arjuna, popular son of Pandu. Arjuna informs that Bhima is now free, and that Dushasana's death was certain. Dushasana begs for his life, but Bhima pays no heed to his cries. bhima dragged by karna. Even Pandavas also started destroying the army of Kauravas. Tormented by that attack, Dharmaraja counter attacked him with a weapon called Sakti. That is moral that keeps creatures from injuries. Similarly, Pandavas too, having completed their daily rituals of morning, came out of their camps to fight in the battle. Encouraged by Srikrishna, Arjuna hit Asvatthama’s furtive part and destroyed his horses of chariot too. He also threw the weapon called Aindra on the left over army of Samsaptakas. Further, Bhima attacked him with a weapon called Sakti. Thus, when Sakuni, king of Saubala was defeated Duryodhana and others went away from the battle field and even the army of Kauravas was wandering here and there. Karna does not pay heed, and quickly shoots arrows creating an ice wall between himself and Bhima. After seeing the great destruction of his army Duryodhana requested Karna for a help. Then Sanjay tried to pacify Dhrutarashtra, while Gandhari was pacified by Vidura. Having seen thus, Karna scared the army of Pandavas. So, I will help you.’ Then Karna told him clearly that he was not in need of any help and he would kill Arjuna, by using only his own strength. Then Karna used a divine weapon called Bhaargava, because of which, the entire army of Kauravas was protected and the army of Pandavas became very much scared. Having spoken to Bhima, Dhanunjaya moved against Karna. Now, valorous and popular warriors or our army were killed. Moreover, you are better than Krishna in the knowledge of horses. Even the conches were blown. Arjuna laments, and swears to kill Jayadratha, Arjuna fights Drona & with 8 maharathis, Karna spares Bhima’s life. Dushasana accepts the challenge and proceeds to insult Bhima and the rest of the Pandava brothers. After seeing the distress of Panchalas, Bhima asked Arjuna not to spare Karna and immediately kill him. In order to fulfill curses, Krishna spurred Arjuna to kill Karna in that situation [2] [13]. Thus under the leadership of Karna, Duryodhana, Asvatthama, Krupacharya, Dussasana and others fought terribly with Satyaki, Bhima, Arjuna respectively. But as the day progressed, Shalya’s charioteering seemed to have worked to Karna’s advantage as his victories zoomed. Bibek Debroy (2013), The Mahabharata, Volume 7, Penguin. All the kings are running away by seeing the valor of Bhima. Both of them could obstruct each other’s arrows. Abhimanyu breaks Karna bow, cut off his weapons but spares Karna remembering Arjuna's oath of slaying Karna. While piercing and roaring at each other both the warriors were fighting like the rays of sun, while holding javelins in their hands. Shakuni tells him, that nobody can save him from Bhima and its best that he run away from the battlefield. Arjuna began to destroy all the troops. Later, they returned back to their camps at the time of sun set. This translation is modern and uses an old manuscript of the Epic.[14][5][15]. Get the Pro version on CodeCanyon. We all know your valor and greatness. Bhima is responsible for slaying all hundred Kaurava brothers in the Kurukshetra War. Duryodhana also became perplexed due to the death of his brothers. Karna Yudhisthira Arjuna, Nakula Sahadeva(brothers); Hanuman (spiritual brother) Spouse: Hidimbi, Draupadi and Valandhara: Children: Ghatotkacha (son from Hidimbi) Sutasoma (son from Draupadi) Sarvaga (son from Valandhara) In Indian epic Mahabharata, Bhima (Sanskrit: भीम, IAST: Bhīma) is the 2nd born of the Pandavas. He won over me in front of Drshtadyumna and others. After the death of Dronacharya Sanjay went to Dhrtarashtra’s home with a distressed mind, and saluted the feet of apathetic king. Their battle, courage and valor are admirable. Forego the thought of fight and comprise with Pandavas. Having seen the destruction caused by Arjuna, the remaining army flew away from the battle field. Hence today, having used so many weapons, Arjuna could defeat us. Thereafter, after the blow of various conches and with different drum beats, a fierce battle started among the great warriors, their elephants, horses, charioteers. Further Bhima too frightened the army of Duryodhana. The sky was scattered by the arrows that were thrown by both the warriors. Why do you dishonor Pandavas? All the people and the groups of gods were seeing that terrific battle. Kshemadhoorti, who too was standing on an elephant, attacked Bhimasena. Thus, when Karna was crowned as commander-in-chief, he was praised by all the people. Sakuni attacked Bhima with an arrow. Sadhguru: In India, for people who are conversant with the Mahabharata, there is a whole culture where Karna is a kind of anti-hero.He is a sweet mango gone bad. Thus, both the teams created their deployments. Seeing this, the warriors who were present there were astonished and started fleeing away from the battle field. He is going to kill Karna. The charioteer of Bhima also took him on his chariot to his camp. Thus, Salya’s denial of Karna was frequently apparent. All the creatures were astonished by seeing that wonderful battle that was taking place in the presence of gods and human. In a rare inspiration of eloquent rhetorical flow, Bhima called him self-centric and avaricious. This army of Kauravas is now devoid of warriors. Thus, both the warriors showered rain of arrows on each other and wrenched each other. While obstructing their arrows, Satyaki pierced their bows. As himself being the incarnation of Narayana, he knew about the weapon, as the weapon only targets an armed person while ignoring unarmed ones. Bhima Him Karna Pandavas. When he fell on the ground, Bhima came there and recollected the mean deeds that were done by Dussasana in the royal court. Then a terrific fight took place between both the warriors. Through your conscious, if you consider me as your guest then you fight with me.’ Thus hearing the words of Asvatthama, Arjuna left the battle with Samsaptakas and got ready to fight with Asvatthama. He calls for the Upapandavas, and ask them to bring Draupadi to the battlefield. Thus, having killed Karna, I would certainly remove your sorrow. When Srikrishna, a proficient charioteer, saw that a fire faceted arrow was approaching them he made his chariot go down the earth. Arjuna slayed 100,000 warriors. He was able to defeat Karna and Drona on a few occasions. Dhanunjaya also saw Karna, who was well protected by Duryodhana and others. Bhima fought with Duryodhana with a great courage. At that juncture, Karna came there and after rescuing Duryodhana he destroyed the army of Pandavas. Under the leadership of Karna, a fierce battle took place for about two days, after which, Arjuna killed Karna in the presence of Dhrutarashtra’s sons. He was known for his immense physical strength. He vowed to spare his brothers should he meet them in battle, save Arjuna. Those great are indeed capable of creating fear in the mind of Indra.’, Though Salya became the charioteer of Karna, as they were lacking unity, the argument thus went on between both of them. Having thus heard the encouraging words of Duryodhana, his army was delighted and started fighting. Jaya, the core of Mahabharata, is structured in the form of a dialogue between the King Dhritarashtra (who was born blind) and Sanjaya (having a divine vision), his advisor, and chariot driver. The Parva recites how war begins to tire and frustrate everyone. You are capable of handling the army as a leader. You tell me your opinion fast about the plan of war.’. Then Arjuna used Brahmastra on Karna. Duryodhana thinking him to be unmoved and ready to return the blow did not hit him further. The angry Sakuni, threw a javelin and killed Bhima’s charioteer and horses and pierced his banner. Dushasana promptly grabs hold of a horse and proceeds to run away from the battlefield. Hence Karna > Bhima … The fight between Duryodhana and Yudhishthira was also quite attractive. With you as a protector, if only words could bring success. Sanjay said, ‘O the best among the kings! Karna pierced Bhima’s bow, but Bhima took a new bow and threw sharp arrows on Karna. Each used some of their prominent weapons on each other. However, Dushasana is no match for Bhima, who destroyed his chariot sending Dushasana reeling to the ground. Now, only one warrior is left over. Following the instructions of Krishna, when Arjuna threw the weapon of Brahma, Karna could obstruct that by using again the weapon of Brahma. Bhima more determined that ever, starts beating Dushasana, dragging him by his hair. When Srikrishna was taking out the chariot that went into the ground, Karna attacked Krishna and Arjuna. Kunti secretly visited her firstborn son and revealed his parentage. He pricked up the heads and shoulders of innumerable warriors, elephants and horses. See the bows and arrows of the warriors. O King! Family Father: Pandu Godly Father: Vayu Mother: Kunti Brothers: Yudhistira, Arjuna Half-Brothers: Nakula, Sahadeva, Karna Wives: Draupadi, Hidimba, Jalandharaa, Panchali, Kaali Sons: Sarvaga, Ghatotgacha, Sutasoma, … _———- supported Karna while the earth supported Arjuna. By seeing the destruction caused by Bhima, in the presence of Karna only, the army of Bharata’s clan started fleeing away. Bhima, in fact, gave a forceful voice to the opinion of the Kshatriyas and Rishis about Drona. Breaking that car-force into many parts by means of his arrows, Karna, singly and riding on that same car of his, pursued Yudhishthira, who then, exceedingly mangled with arrows and almost insensible, was proceeding slowly for reaching the Pandava encampment with Nakula and Sahadeva on his two sides. I swear that I would not return from the battle field without killing Arjuna. You may now please listen to the words of welfare. 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