(Hindu mythology) the warrior prince in the Bhagavad-Gita to whom Krishna explains the nature of being and of God and how humans can come to know God
Topics: ↑Hinduism, ↑Hindooism, ↑mythology
Instance Hypernyms: ↑mythical being

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  • Arjuna —    Arjuna was one of the five PANDAVAS in the MAHAB HARATA epic, all of them sons of Kunti by different gods. Arjuna’s father was the king of the gods, Indra, hence his prominent role in the epic.    It is Arjuna who won the Pandavas’ wife… …   Encyclopedia of Hinduism

  • Arjuna — (sanskrit) oder Arjun (hindi) ist ein indischer Männername, sowie eine mythologische Gestalt des Hinduismus, siehe Arjuna (Mythologie) der Titel einer nach ihm benannten Anime Serie, siehe Arjuna (Anime) ein indischer Panzer, siehe Arjun (Panzer) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Arjuna — [är′jo͞o nə, ʉr′jo͞o nə] n. the hero of the Sanskrit epic, the Mahabharata …   English World dictionary

  • Arjuna — For other uses, see Arjuna (disambiguation). A statue of Arjuna on a street in Bali Arjuna (Devanagari: अर्जुन, Thai: อรชุน, Orachun, Tamil: Arjunan, Indonesian and Javanese: Harjuna, Harjuno, Herjuno, Malay: Ranjuna; pronounced [ɐrˈɟunɐ] in… …   Wikipedia

  • Arjuna — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Arjuna (homonymie). Arjuna dans le wayang kulit (théâtre d ombres) javanais Arjuna le blanc, le pur est un des héros de l épopée du …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Arjuna — También puede ver Earth Girl Arjuna (animé, los asteroides de Arjuna y los premios Arjuna En la mitología hindú, Arjuna (que en el antiguo idioma sánscrito significa ‘plateado’ y más tarde originaría el latín argéntum y el español « …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Arjuna — Para serie de animé, véase Earth Girl Arjuna. Áryuna y su esposa Subhadrá (compartida con sus cuatro hermanos Pándava). Cuadro pintado por Raja Ravi Varma …   Wikipedia Español

  • Arjuna — /ahr jeuh neuh/; Skt. /urdd joo neuh/, n. Hinduism. 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. * * * One of the five brothers who are the… …   Universalium

  • arjuna — plikasis viršūklis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Kliedminių šeimos medieninis, pašarinis, vaistinis augalas (Terminalia arjuna), paplitęs Indijoje, Šri Lankoje ir Mianmare. atitikmenys: lot. Terminalia arjuna angl. arjuna; kahua; kumbuk;… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Arjuna — noun a) popular in India. b) A hero of the Mahabharata, a Hindu Epic …   Wiktionary

  • Arjuna — indischer Name, Bedeutung: der Helle, Weiße …   Deutsch namen

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