the hero of the Sanskrit epic, the Mahabharata
The warrior prince in the Bhagavad-Gita to whom Krishna expounds the nature of being, the nature of God, and the way humans can come to know God.
Origin of ArjunaSanskrit Arjunah from arjuna- bright, white, silvery ; see arg- in Indo-European roots.
- A male given name, popular in India.
- A hero of the Mahabharata, a Hindu Epic.