Mahabharat Ch. 17: The Swayamvara of Draupadi : Arjuna's Triumph


Jan 2 2024 • 7 mins

In the city of Ekachakrapura, the disguised Pandavas learn of Draupadi's swayamvara. With Kunti's guidance, they journey to Panchala, where a steel bow challenge awaits potential suitors. Amidst esteemed competitors, Arjuna, in brahmana guise, effortlessly strings the bow, impressively shooting arrows through the revolving target. Draupadi garlands him, but opposition arises. Despite debates, the Pandavas reveal their identity, and Drupada reluctantly accepts the shared marriage, leading to the joyous union of Draupadi with the Pandavas.