Mahabharat Ch. 13: Friendship Betrayed: Drona and Drupada's Saga

Mahabharat

Dec 15 2023 • 4 mins

Drona, a skilled warrior, sought revenge against Drupada after being spurned despite their past friendship. Drupada's arrogance led to Drona's resentment, and their paths diverged drastically. Drona's journey involved learning martial arts from Parasurama, showcasing his skills to the Kuru princes, and eventually becoming the teacher of both Pandavas and Kauravas. Drupada's bitterness resulted in penance, leading to the birth of Dhrishtadyumna, who played a pivotal role in the Kurukshetra War, marking the culmination of a tale of friendship, betrayal, and vengeance.