[ahr-juh-nuh; Sanskrit uhr-joo-nuh]
- the chief hero of the Bhagavad-Gita, befriended by Krishna, who appears as his charioteer and advises him on duty and the immortality of the soul.
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Follow Him as He and Arjuna and his brother enter into the city of the king.
Then we have Him as friend, the human friend, especially of the Pṇḍavas and of Arjuna.
But Arjuna had never favored any of these strangers with his confidence.A Thorny Path [Per Aspera], Complete
In the course of his wanderings, in fulfilment of a vow of penance, Arjuna came to Manipur.Chitra
In the garments of Çikhandin, Arjuna slew Bhishma when defenceless.The History of Antiquity, Volume IV (of 6)
- the most important of the five princes in the Mahabharata. Krishna served as his charioteer in the battle with the Kauravas
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