Hierarchy of Army and Soldiers in Mahabharata

𝑯𝑰𝑬𝑹𝑨𝑹𝑪𝑯𝒀 𝑶𝑭 𝑨𝑹𝑴𝒀 𝑨𝑵𝑫 𝑺𝑶𝑳𝑫𝑰𝑬𝑹𝑺 𝑰𝑵 𝑴𝑨𝑯𝑨𝑩𝑯𝑨𝑹𝑨𝑻𝑨

There were four divisions of any Akshauhini army:
▪️Elephant
▪️Chariot
▪️Horse
▪️Soldier
An Akshauhini army was divided into 9 parts:
Hierarchy of Army and Soldiers in Mahabharata
𝟏) 𝐏𝐚𝐭𝐭𝐢 : 1 elephant + 1 chariot + 3 horses + 5 foot soldiers
𝟐)𝐒𝐞𝐧𝐚𝐦𝐮𝐤𝐡 (𝟑 𝐱 𝐏𝐚𝐭𝐭𝐢): 3 elephants + 3 chariots +9 horses + 15 foot soldiers
𝟑) 𝐆𝐮𝐥𝐚𝐦 (𝟑 𝐱 𝐒𝐞𝐧𝐚𝐦𝐮𝐤𝐡): 9 elephants +9 chariots + 27 horses + 45 foot soldiers
𝟒) 𝐆𝐚𝐧𝐚 (𝟑 𝐱 𝐆𝐮𝐥𝐦): 27 elephants + 27chariots + 81 horses + 135 foot soldiers
𝟓) 𝐕𝐚𝐡𝐢𝐧𝐢 (𝟑 𝐱 𝐆𝐚𝐧): 81 elephants + 81 chariots +
243 horses + 405 foot soldiers
𝟔) 𝐏𝐫𝐢𝐭𝐧𝐚 (𝟑 𝐱 𝐯𝐚𝐡𝐢𝐧𝐢): 243 elephants +243 chariots +729 horses + 1215 foot soldiers
𝟕) 𝐂𝐡𝐚𝐦𝐮 (𝟑 𝐱 𝐏𝐫𝐢𝐭𝐧𝐚): 729 elephants + 729 chariots +2187 horses + 3645 foot soldiers
𝟖) 𝐀𝐧𝐢𝐤𝐢𝐧𝐢 (𝟑 𝐱 𝐂𝐡𝐚𝐦𝐮): 2187 elephants +
2187chariots + 6561 horses + 10935 foot soldiers
𝟗) 𝐀𝐤𝐬𝐡𝐚𝐮𝐡𝐢𝐧𝐢 (𝟏𝟎𝐱 𝐀𝐧𝐢𝐤𝐢𝐧𝐢): 21870 elephants + 21870 chariots + 65610 horses + 109350 foot
soldiers.
The soldiers of all the four parts were equally divided. Each unit had a head. The head of Patti, Senamukh, Gulam and Gana was generally a 𝐀𝐫𝐝𝐡𝐚𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐡𝐢. The head of Vahini, Pritna and Chamu was usually a 𝐑𝐚𝐭𝐡𝐢. Anikini was generally operated by a 𝐀𝐭𝐢𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐡𝐢. An Akshauhini army was usually commanded by a 𝐌𝐚𝐡𝐚𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐡𝐢. 𝐀𝐭𝐢-𝐌𝐚𝐡𝐚𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐡𝐢 was a warrior who is considered equal to 12 Maharathis. 𝐌𝐚𝐡𝐚𝐦𝐚𝐡𝐚𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐡𝐢𝐬 was a warrior who is considered equal to 24 Ati-Maharathis.
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