was born in the Kuru race. He ruled over Hastinapura near Delhi.
He had a hundred sons. They were called the Kauravas. The eldest of them
Gandhari was Dhritarashtra's wife.
The king was blind. Gandhari loved him. So she always covered
her eyes with a cloth.
Dhritarashtra had a brother called Pandu. Pandu had two wives -
Kunti and Madri. they had five sons : Yudhisthira, Bheema, Arjuna, Nakula and Sahadeva.
They were called the Pandavas.
Yudhisthira was truthful. Bheema was strong . Arjuna was brave.
Nakula was wise and Sahadeva was very good and wise.