Khanda Archsword

Archsword rank:

Known throughout the history as: Khanda, Mahābhārata Sword

Archsword Possessor(s): ShivaAcala, Manjushri, Mahākāla, and Palden Lhamo

Khanda (also Mahābhārata Sword), Khanda is represented as wisdom cutting through ignorance. In Hinduism, the Khanda is a symbol of Shiva. Khanda often appears in Hindu, Buddhist and Sikh scriptures and art.


One of the 111 Archswords of the Sword Temple

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