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Jagannath(far right) with his brother Balarama(far left) and sister Subadra (center) in Radhadesh, Belgium
Jagannath(far right) with his brother Balarama(far left) and sister Subadra (center) in Radhadesh, Belgium


Subhadra is the sister of Krishna. She is considered an incarnation of Maya who appears as per the instructions of Krishna. Subhadra was married to her first cousin Arjuna, the Pandava, who was the third son Kunti. Kunti was the sister of Vasudeva, who was Subhadra's father. Jagannath, Baladev and Subadra in Radhadesh File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Jagannath, Baladev and Subadra in Radhadesh File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Balarama (left) with his brother Krishna Krishna-Balarama Mandir, Vrindavan, India // Introduction In mainstream Hindu tradition, Balarama (phonetically Balarāma) is the name of the elder brother of Sri Krishna. ... Lord Krishna Krishna (कृष्ण, Sanskrit for black. Also said to mean All Attractive), is, according to common Hindu tradition, the eighth avatar of Vishnu. ... In Hinduism, Arjuna was one of the heroes of the epic Mahabharata. ... In Hinduism, the Pandavas are the five acknowledged sons of Pandu. ... In Hinduism, Princess Kunti is the mother of the Pandavas. ... In Hinduism, Vasudeva is the father of Krishna, Balarama and Subhadra. ...



Subhadra and Arjuna were the parents of Abhimanyu, whose posthumous son Parikshita, born to the widowed Uttara, was the sole surviving dynast of the entire Kuru family. In Hinduism, Arjuna was one of the heroes of the epic Mahabharata. ... In the epic Mahabharata, Abhimanyu is the son of Arjuna and Subhadra. ... Uttara in Hindu mythology is the name of the son of King Virata who went into battle with Arjuna, in disguise, as his charioteer. ...


The epic Mahabharata is a story based on the Kuru family. Subhadra is an important character in that epic. The Mahabharata (Devanagari: महाभारत, phonetically Mahābhārata - see note), sometimes just called Bharata, is one of the two major ancient Sanskrit epics of India, the other being the Ramayana. ...


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Subhadra is the sister of Krsna, and from her comes the incarnation of Durga, the personification of material energy.
Subhadra is in the spiritual world and is eternally related to Krsna as His energy, but when Durga conducts her activities here in the material world, it is not that she is to be considered inferior.
Thus Subhadra would be the maternal sister of Balarama, and the paternal sister of Lord Krsna, whose own mother is Vasudeva's wife Devaki.
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