Weapons (mundane)

Heroes in mythology fight with divine weapons (Astra). The king’s weapons are divided into five groups.

Yantramukta Weapon –  hurled by a machine – Catapult, Bow.

Panimukta Weapon – hurled by hand – Lance, Stone.

Muktasandharita Weapon – can be fired and withdrawn.

Amukta Weapon – never given out of hand – Sword.

Bahuyuddha Weapon – own strength – Wrestling.

Weapons (divine)

See Astra and Pashupata.