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Gandhari is the wife of Dhritarashtra, mother of the Kauravas, and daughter of king Subala of Gandhara.

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Why does Krishna accept Gandhari's curse?

Krishna was not responsible for the death of the Kauravas. Why does Krishna accept Gandhari's curse?
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Why did Gandhari curse Sri Krishna? [duplicate]

I have heard that Gandhari cursed Sri Krishna .But I dont know why ,can anyone please explain. And I also want to know that whatever Sri Krishna was 100% correct then Why did she curse.
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Did Dhritarashtra arrest Shakuni and his family?

I read at some point Shakuni had 100 brothers and were arrested by Dhritarashtra, because of hiding first marriage of Gandhari with some tree or something and Dhritarashtra feed them with only one ...
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Why did Gandhari, a re-incarnation of Mati and a model wife, have to suffer so much?

All the characters of the MHB cast and reap karma--whether from a past life, or their present; but I cannot find a reason that Gandhari should have to suffer so much when she was the ideal wife and ...
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What is the reason for Dwarka to be destroyed specifically by Flood?

From Mahabharatha : "Gandhari said ... Since deliberately, O slayer of Madhu, thou wert indifferent to this universal carnage, therefore, O mighty-armed one, thou shouldst reap the fruit of this ...
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Duryodhana becoming undefeatable

At the end of the Kurukshetra war, Duryodhana was undefeatable during the fight with Bheema. Bheema was able to defeat him by hitting on his thigh, that was against the rules of the war. The ...
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Gandhari's curse to Shri Krishna

Post the Mahabharat war, Gandhari cursed Krishna that he and his kin will be destroyed 36 years from then. What is so specific about that count 36?
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How much logical it seems when it's stated that in Mahabharata, queen Gandhari had 100 sons? [duplicate]

I would like to know, is it in some way possible that a couple can have 100 sons ? I am trying to focus more on it's scientific reason. If a marriage of a girl occurs say at 10 years of age, and let's ...
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How did Gandhari know that seeing her son Duryodhana without eye bandage would make his body IRON?

During the kurukhetra battle, one day Gandhari asked her son Duryodhana to come and meet her naked. Durodhana agreed and when he was on his way, Krishna stopped him and advised not to go naked infront ...
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How were all 100 Kauravas born together?

Gandhari had a boon from Lord Shiva to have 100 sons. Now, it is impossible for a woman to give birth to 100 sons in a single lifetime. So how were all 100 Kauravas born together?
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Why was Shakuni unhappy with his sister Gandhari's marriage to Dhritarashtra?

It is also said that he was more angry with either Bheeshma, Pandu, Shantanu's ancestors or the whole Kurus line because of the way the Kurus had destroyed his line years before. There is also a ...