Abhimanyu holds an important position in Mahabharata
. He was the son of Arjuna
(one of the panadavas) and Subhadra
(younger sister of Lord Krishna
). Abhimanyu was intelligent in studies. Later he married Uttara
, a disciple of his father's.
In the famous Kurukshetra war between Kauravas and Pandavas, Abhimanyu played the role of great warrior. He threatened the enemies with his fierceful arrows.