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In the Mahabharata, who cursed Krishna that he will be killed by a hunter in the forest?

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Asked by vivek, 25 Jun '12 06:18 pm
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Once upon a time sons of lord Krishna were playing around and they dressed Samba as a pregnant woman, and brought him before Sage Durvasa. In joke they asked the sage to predict what kind of child Samba would give birth to. Sage Durvasa was famous for his short temperament. It was like an insult for him as the children of lord Krishna were making fun of him. The sage cursed them that he would give birth to an iron rod that would become the device to end the yadu-vansh. As per curse, the next day Samba delivered an iron rod . All the boys were terrified. They went to Lord Krishna for the help. As per his advise they crush the iron rod into powder and threw it into the water.Once all yadavas went near the shore. During the playtime all of a sudden debate broke amongst them. They started fighting with each other. It was so intensified that they uprooted the Naagar Motha grass from the shore and started firing upon each other. In this way all the yadus were killed. Lord Krishna was in a sh ...more
Answered by LIPSIKA, 25 Jun '12 06:28 pm

 
  
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Gandhiri
Answered by Mahesh Borkar, 25 Jun '12 06:26 pm

 
  
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Gandhari
Answered by anantharaman, 25 Jun '12 06:30 pm

 
  
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Gandhari
Answered by sourabh, 25 Jun '12 06:27 pm

 
  
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When a hunter named Jara came by, he mistook Krishna for a deer and shot an arrow into His foot.
Answered by SHASHI AGRAWAL, 25 Jun '12 06:21 pm

 
  
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