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Jayadratha


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In the Mahābhārata, the king of Sindh(u), and the brother-in-law of Duryodhana. An ally of the Kauravas, he was responsible for the abduction of Draupadī during the Pāṇḍavas' exile in the forest. Spared by the latter, he fought against them in the war, but was killed by Arjuna.

Subjects: Hinduism.


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