What were the 100 sons of Dhritarashtra called?

What were the 100 sons of Dhritarashtra called?

the Kauravas
Gandhari and he had one hundred sons, called the Kauravas, and one daughter Dushala. He also had a son named Yuyutsu mothered by a maid.

What are the name of Gandhari 100 sons?

Gandhari (Mahabharata)

Family Subala (father) Shakuni and other 100 brothers
Spouse Dhritarashtra
Children 100 Kauravas including Duryodhana, Dushasana, Vikarna (sons) Duhsala (daughter) and Yuyutsu (Step son)

What were the names of 100 Kauravas?

Names of the Kauravas

  • Duryodhana.
  • Dushasana.
  • Dussaha.
  • Jalagandha.
  • Sama.
  • Saha.
  • Vindha.
  • Anuvindha.

What is the name of vidur son?


Weapon Sword
Family Parents see Niyoga Vedavyasa (Biological Father) Parishrami (Mother) Step-Brothers Dhritarashtra (from Ambika) Pandu (from Ambalika)
Spouse Sulabha (Originally unnamed, but revealled in later retelling)
Children Anasava and Anuketu (sons) Ambavati (daughter)

How many brothers did Shakuni?

99 brothers
Shakuni had 99 brothers and was the 100th son of King Subala, hence is also known by the name Saubala. He held malice against Bhishma Pitamah and swore of end his Kuru clan because Bhishma had arranged Gandhari’s marriage with Dhritarashtra, a blind man.

Who is older Gandhari or Shakuni?

Shakuni was the youngest prince of Gandhara, son of King Subala. He was the youngest of all 100 sons of Subala. Hence, Shakuni had 99 brothers and only sister Gandhari. Gandhari is said to be younger than Shakuni and that is the reason why she cannot refute the words of him.

Who was Shakuni in his previous birth?

It is believed that Shakuni was the personification of Dvapara Yuga . Dhritharashtra was married to Ghandhari who belonged to the Ghandhara family. Dhritharashtra imprisoned the entire Ghandhara family – king Subala and his 100 sons and tormented them.

How many brothers did shakuni?

Who was wife of vidur?

Meanwhile the son of the ocean-going Ganga heard that king Devaka had a daughter endued with youth and beauty and begotten upon a Sudra wife. Bringing her from her father’s abode, Bhishma married her to Vidura of great wisdom. And Vidura begot upon her many children like unto himself in accomplishments. ‘