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Pandavas

[puhn-duh-vuh z]
noun (used with a plural verb)
  1. (in the Mahabharata) the family of Arjuna, at war with their cousins, the Kauravas.
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Historical Examples of pandavas

  • Duryodhana of the Kauravas was jealous of all the Pandavas, and especially of Arjuna.

    Indian Myth and Legend

    Donald Alexander Mackenzie

  • It is true, indeed, that the Kauravas have wronged the Pandavas.

    Indian Myth and Legend

    Donald Alexander Mackenzie

  • My sire gifted Indra-prastha to the Pandavas in a moment of weakness.

    Indian Myth and Legend

    Donald Alexander Mackenzie

  • The Pandavas are brave in battle, but they are unable to resist thee.

    Indian Myth and Legend

    Donald Alexander Mackenzie

  • So tell thou the Pandavas, O Krishna, that they ask in vain for territory.

    Indian Myth and Legend

    Donald Alexander Mackenzie