Etymology[ edit ] Like other epic characters, Draupadi is referred to by multiple names in the Mahabharata. Of the two variants of the name, the effeminate former is preferred over the more classical latter in Puranic texts. Birth of Dhristadyumna from yagna, made by Bilal Habsi, folio of Razmnama Vyasa telling the secret of the birth of Draupadi to Drupada. King Drupada of Panchala had been defeated by the Pandava prince Arjuna on behalf of Drona , who subsequently took half his kingdom.

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Centennial controversy over Panchali Sabatham Share Via Email By N Vinoth Kumar This is the st birth anniversary of noted poet Subramanya Bharathi, who played a key role in urging the Indian people to stand against the British through his writings.

Unlike his other masterpieces, which have been celebrated widely, there are some of his works that lie unnoticed, like his Panchali Sabatham. Yudhishtra loses all his wealth to the scheming Duryodhana and finally ends up betting his wife in a desperate last round.

Bharathi, with his vivid imagination, changed the characters around, portraying Panchali as Bharata Mata or Mother India and the antagonists Kauravas as the British.

In his version, the Bharata Mata takes a vow to free herself from the supression of the British. Panchali Sabatham was written by Bharathi when he was in hiding in Puducherry. The story has two parts, the first of which was said to have been published by Bharathi himself in the The very next year, the freedom fighter Subramanya Siva wrote a review in praise of the book in the magazine Gnanabanu.

If this is indeed the case, Panchali Sabatham would have celebrated its centenary anniversary this year. But other Tamil researchers and scholars hold the view that the publication date of the combined parts, which is , is the actual date and so, the centennial celebrations must be held till the next year.

Of these two were banned by the British government and the ban was lifted only in After his return to Madras, Bharathi urges several of his friends to aid him in the publication of the second part, which finally sees the light of day in


பாஞ்சாலி சபதம் [ Panjali Sabatham ]



பாஞ்சாலி சபதம் [ Panjali Sabatham ]



பாரதியாரின் பாஞ்சாலி சபதம்!! கர்ணனின் அழிவு!


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