Answer by Raakhee V. Menon:

The ages of the various characters of our epics have been a matter of great debate since forever.

There are some popular versions like how it is said that Abhimanyu was 16 years old when he was killed on the battle-field, which would imply that the Pandavas (and Krishna) were probably in their early 40s when the battle at Kurukshetra happened. 1,168 more words