# What are the steps in playing Sungka?

## What are the steps in playing Sungka?

Each player has 49 game pieces (shells, marbles, pebbles or seeds) equally distributed to each of their holes – seven pieces in every hole – except the heads which remain empty. For the first turn, a player may decide which of the seven houses directly in front of him (on his side of the board) he wishes to begin with.

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## What is the first step of Sungka?

Answer. Answer: To begin a new game, you must place the Sungka board horizontally between the two players so that each player has seven houses in front of him and the heads should be at the far ends to the left and right. Each player’s “ulo” is the hole/pit to his extreme left.

## Who invented Sungka?

The Game That Transcends Cultures The history of sungka dates as far back as the 17th century. Originally called kunggit by a missionary priest, the game is played on a wooden boat-shaped board.

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## Is Chausar and Ludo same?

Pachisi is a cross and circle board game that originated in medieval India and looks somewhat similar like western games like Ludo. Four players in opposing partnerships of two attempt to move pieces around a cross-shaped track. The game is also referred to as Chausar or Indian Ludo.

## How do you play Chausar?

To start, each player takes turns throwing the cowry shells. The player with the highest score starts first. A player can only enter a man into the game if he has a “high” throw – 11, 25 or 30 points or higher. The starting point each player is the flower motif on the column to the left of his home column.

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## Why did yudhishthira put Draupadi?

So he bet his brothers and lost them too. Then Duryodhana ordered his slave Yudhishthir to bet his wife Draupadi against his own wife (Bhanumati, the princess of Varanasi). Yudhishthir was bound by ‘dharma’ and thus obeyed his master, keeping in mind the Statistical law and hoping that it would work.

## What did shakuni play?

The Game of Dice Shakuni organised a Dice Game, as he knew that Yudhishthira’s biggest weakness is his love of playing it. Rules were set and later using his skills and controlled dices, Duryodhana won Yudhishthira’s Kingdom, his brothers- Bhima, Arjuna, Nakula, Sahadeva and even Yudhishthira himself.

## What happened to Draupadi in dice game?

After Dharmaraj Yudhishtira lost Draupadi in the dice game, without taking her consent to be pledged as a wager, Duryodhana ordered his brother Dushshasana to drag her into the Palace if she refused to come over there.

Later Draupadi was married to Arjuna but due to the promise of the mother of the Pandavas, she had to live as the wife of the five Pandavas. Draupadi had wished for Lord Shiva 5 husbands in her previous birth. She was very beautiful yet still a virgin.

## Did Karna sleep with Draupadi?

It is only folklore that Draupadi loved Karna & she slept with him. Even before her marriage, she went by her father’s choice who was none other than Arjuna. It is only folklore that Draupadi loved Karna & she slept with him. Even before her marriage, she went by her father’s choice who was none other than Arjuna.

No where in the story does in say Yudhisthira was the least favorite of Draupadi, only that Arjuna was her favorite. She may have been angry at him at times, but she did not hate Yudhisthira, not did she not like being his wife.

Bheema