Shankhnaad - Krishna’s Battle Cry The battle of Kurukshtra began with Krishna’s Shankhnaad or the bellowing of the conch. Krishna, himself a great warrior, played the part of Arjun’s Saarthi or charioteer, hence the horse whip in his hand.
House Connington, Lords of Griffin Roost, Sworn to Baratheon Connington is knightly house from the Stormlands, sworn to Storm’s End. It was formerly a lordly house whose lands once extended many leagues west, north, and south of Griffin’s Roost. Their blazon shows two griffins combatant countercharged per pale on red and white. Their motto is unknown, though their traditional battle cry is A griffin! A griffin!