Arjuna

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Arjuna (Hindu mythology) the warrior prince in the Bhagavad-Gita to whom Krishna explains the nature of being and of God and how humans can come to know God
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Usage

In literature:

There his freedman Epagathos was waiting for him, with Adventus and his learned Indian body slave Arjuna.
"A Thorny Path [Per Aspera], Complete" by Georg Ebers
Arjuna, know this for certain: the devotee who puts his trust in Me never perishes!
"Autobiography of a YOGI" by Paramhansa Yogananda
And, O mighty king, Arjuna said unto Draupadi, 'O thou of beautiful coppery eyes, grieve not!
"Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa Bk. 3 Pt. 1" by Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa
Arjuna, one of the five brothers, wins the contest and gains her as bride.
"The Loves of Krishna in Indian Painting and Poetry" by W. G. Archer
But it behoveth thee, O Yudhishthira, and Arjuna specially, to make provision for the protection of Draupadi.
"The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa Bk. 4" by Kisari Mohan Ganguli
And, O hero, with respect to the fear that is in thy heart rising from Arjuna, we have already settled the means for slaying Arjuna.
"The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa Bk. 3 Pt. 2" by Translated by Kisari Mohan Ganguli
Thus we have Simon and Helen, his favourite disciple, Krishna and Arjuna, etc.
"Simon Magus" by George Robert Stow Mead
In the conflict between Arjuna and Vrishasena, the son of Kerna, the young prince is slain to his father's distress.
"Tales from the Hindu Dramatists" by R. N. Dutta
Arjuna, one of the heroes of the Indian Epic, the Maha-Bharata, ii.
"The Hero of Esthonia and Other Studies in the Romantic Literature of That Country" by William Forsell Kirby
At the supreme moment Arjuna had flung down his earthly weapon, Gandiva.
"Sir Jagadis Chunder Bose" by Sir Jagadis Chunder Bose
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In news:

"Never was a time when I did not exist, nor you," Krishna informs a disillusioned Prince Arjuna, in the first lesson of the Bhagavad-gita .
"Never was a time when I did not exist, nor you," Krishna informs a disillusioned Prince Arjuna, in the first lesson of the Bhagavad- gita .
To counteract the signs of aging, Evonik offers a new solution – Tego Arjuna S It is a standardized solution of pentacyclic triterpenes from the bark of the arjun tree.
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