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How do you justify Dronacharya asking Ekalavya to cut his thumb off?

Answer by Anirudh Acharya: Ekalavya belonged to a tribe that paid obeisance to the Chedi and the Magadha kingdom, then controlled by Shishupala and Jarasandha. These kingdoms were not exactly great friends of the Hastinapur empire. Jarasandha wanted to become … Continue reading

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