Dowson's Classical Dictionary
of Hindu Mythology] Son
of Riksha, fourth in descent from Ikshwaku, and father of Kuru. According
to the Mahabharata he was driven from Hastinapura by the Panchalas, and
forced to take refuge among the thickets of the Indus. When the sage
Vasishtha joined his people and became the Raja's family priest, they
recovered their country under Kuru.
Languages MLLL-4993. Indian Epics. Laura Gibbs, Ph.D.
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