cakravyuha in MahAbhArta

K S Arjunwadkar arjunwadkar at MCMAIL.COM
Wed Jun 2 05:39:00 UTC 1999

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From:                   Alok Kumar <kumar at OSWEGO.EDU>
Subject:                Re: cakravyuha in MahAbhArta
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> The Hindu epic MahAbhArta mentions of "cakravyuha" to trap enemy. Abhimanu died
> in such a trap.  I wonder if there is an article about the design/nature of
> cakravyuha.  Any help will be appreciated.
> Alok Kumar
> Department of Physics
> State University of New York
> Oswego, NY 13126.

I remember some 'maze'like figure I was taught in my childhood as
chakravyUha formation of army referred to in the MahAbhArata. I
will airmail it to you.
K S Arjunwadkar <arjunwadkar at>

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