Vaivasvata Manu-anatara, vams`a-s (dynasties) of

# I

# II

at Ayodhya

Vi-deha, at Jayanta

at Prayaga & Varan.asi

 

2

 

:8 Iks.vaku

 

Soma

 

3

 

:9-16 Vi-kuks.i s`as`a-ada "hare-eater", Nemi, Dan.d.a

:1 Nimi (bro. of Vi-kuks.i)

29:1 Buddha

 

4

 

:9 S`akuni, :24 Kakud-stha [stander on hump of Indra-the-bull during Ad.i-Baka war] 2, & 498

:4 Nemi Vi-deha (devoid of body)

29:1 Pururavas (* +Urvas`i)

 

5

 

:25 2.1 An-enas

:5 Mithi / Janaka

29:48 Ayu, Dhi-mant, Ama-vasu 3, Vis`va-ayu, S`ata-ayu, Gata-ayu

 

6

 

Pr.thu

:6 Uda-vasu

29:49 3.1 Bhima conqueror of the universe

 

7

 

:26 Vr.s.a-das`va

:7 Nandi-vardhana

29:50 S`ri-mant kan~cana-prabha

 

8

 

Andhra

Su-ketu

Su-hotra (* +Kes`ika)

 

9

 

Yavana-as`va 1st

:8 Deva-rata

29:51 Jahnu (:56 * +Kaveri)

 

10

 

S`ravasta

Br.had-uccha

29:57 Ajaka

 

11

 

:27 Br.had-as`va

:9 Maha-virya

29:58 Balaka-as`va

 

12

 

:28 Kuvala-as`va Dhundhu-mara [:45-58 at behest of Uttanka, he was swallower of flood of water-and-fire emitted by Dundhu]

Dhr.ti-mant

Gaya, S`ila, Kus`a 3

 

13

 

:62 Dr.d.ha-as`va, Bhadra-as`va, Kapila-as`va

Su-dhr.ti

29:59 3.1 Kus`a-as`va, 3.2 Kus`a-nabha, 3.3 A-murtaraya-yas`as, 3.4 Vasu

 

14

 

Hari-as`va

:10 Dhr.s.t.a-ketu

29:62 Gadhi Kaus`ika (:63 son of Kus`a-stamba & +Pauru-kutsa)

 

15

 

Ni-kumbha

Hari-as`va

29:63 +Satya-vati, :85 who became river Kaus`iki (* R.cika)

 

16

 

:63 Sam-hata-as`va

:11 MARU

29:82 Jamad-agni (:87 * Kamali / Ren.uka :86 d. of Su-ven.u); MARuta [of inexhaustible cooked food]

 

17

 

Kr.s`a-as`va, Aks.aya-as`va

Prati-tvaka

29:88 [Paras`u-]Rama

 

18

 

:64 Pra-sena-jit

Kirti-ratha

31:5 Mitra-jyoti (son of d. of Maruta)

 

19

 

:65 Yuvana-as`va 2nd (* +Gauri, who became [:66] river Bahu-da)

:12 Deva-mid.ha

31:7 Anapaya

 

20

 

:67 Mandha-tr. conquerer of the three worlds (:70 * +Caitra-rathi / Bindu-mati, d. of S`as`a-bindu -- :71 she was eldest sister of 10,000 brothers)

Vi-budha

Dharma-pradatta-vant

 

21

 

:72 Puru-kutsa (:74 * +Narmada) 1, Ambaris.a 2, Mucukunda

[Maha-]Dhr.ti

Ks.atra-dharma

 

22

 

:74 1.1 Trasad-dasyu; :72 2.1 Yuvana-as`va 2nd

:13 Kirti-raja

Prati-paks.a {= Preti-paka, BAP}

 

23

 

1.1.1 Sam-bhuta

Maha-roman

31:8 San~-jaya

 
 

24

:75 An-aran.ya

 

Jaya

 
 

25

:76 Trasad-as`va

 

Vi-jaya

 
 

26

Hari-as`va (* +Dr.s.ad-vati)

 

31:9 Hari-andvata

 
 

27

Vasu-mata

 

Saha-deva

 

24

28

:77 Tri-dhanvan

:14 S[u]varn.a-roman

31:10 Adina

 

25

29

Trayya-arun.a [= Ran.a-prabhu, in # I]

Hrasva-roman

Jayad-sena

 

26

30

:78 Satya-vrata [A. who abducted the bride of Vi-darbha] (:116 B. * +Satya-rata from Kekaya), :107 became Tri-s`anku "triple rod", :112 ascended to heaven in public view

:15 Sira-dhvaja [ploughed-up +Sita]

Sankr.ti

 

27

31

:90 A.1 Galava [who had been tied by his gala "neck"], :116 B.1 Harit-candra the sinless

:18 Bhanu-mant, Kus`a-dhvaja of Kas`i

31:11 Kr.ta-dharman

 

28

32

:118 B.1.1 Rohita

:19 Pra-dyumna

   

29

33

Harita

Muni

Nahus.a (* +Viraja d. of Pitr.-s)

 

30

34

Can~cu

Urja-vaha

31:13 Yati (:14 * +Ga d. of Kakud-stha) 1, Yayati (:15 * A. +Deva-yani d. of Us`anas; 31:16 * B. +S`armis.t.ha d. of Vr.s.a-parvan) 2, Sam-yati [:14 who "became one with Brahman"]

 

31

35

:119 Vi-jaya, Su-deva

:20 Suta-dva-ja

31:16 2A.1 Yadu, 2A.2 Turvasu; 2B.1 Druhyu, 2B.2 Anu, 2B.3 Puru

 

32

36

:120 Ruru-ka

S`akuni

32:2 Sahasra-jit, Kros.t.u, Nila, Jita, Laghu

Kros.t.u

33

37

Hr.ta-ka (or Dhr.taka) [Ghr.ta-ka in # I]

 

32:3 S`ata-jit

33:15 Vr.jini-vant

34

38

Bahu (:130 * =Yadavi) [:128 after his kingdom was plundered, husand & wife renounced the world, entered forest]

 

32:4 Haihaya, Haya, Ven.u-haya

Svahi

35

39

:122 Sagara [:122 was saved by Turva{s`a ?}, :131 when his mother, praegnant with him, was about to enter fire; :123 slew Tala-jangha-s & Haihaya-s; :124 excommunicated Parada-s, :139 imposing varied tonsures] (:154 A. * +Kes`ini d. of Vi-darbha; :155, 158 B. * +Su-mati, sis. of Su-parn.a & d. of Aris.t.a-nemi)

 

Dharma-tattva

33:16 Ras`adu

36

40

:160 A.1-60,000 60,000 sons, including :148 A. Barhi-ketu, Su-ketu, Dharma-rata; B.1 Asaman~ja

 

32:5 Kirti

Ghr.tam-prasuta

37

41

:165 B.1.1 Ams`u-mant

 

San~jn~eya

33:17 Citra-ratha

38

42

:166 Dilipa 1st

 

Mahis.-mant

33:18 S`as`a-bindu

39

43

Bhagi-ratha [:168 brought down +Ganga (from sky)]

 

32:6 Bhadra-s`ren.ya king of Varan.asi

33:21 Pr.thu- 1-5: -s`ravas 1, -yas`as, -n~jaya, -kirti, -nda-tr & 9,995 more

40

44

:169 S`ruta

 

32:7 Dur-mada

33:22 1.1 Antara [avatara of Antara son of Yaj~na]

41

45

Nabhaga

 

Kanaka

 

42

46

:170 Ambaris.a

 

32:8 Kr.ta-virya, Karta-virya [:10 who propipiated Datta son of Atri for 10,000 years], Kr.ta-varman, Kr.ta

 

43

47

Sindhu-dvipa

 

32:9 Arjuna the 1,000-armed cakra-vartin [:11-reigned 85,000 years; imprisoned Ravana]

33:24 Marutta

44

48

:172 Ayuta-ayu

Sva-gata

32:49 S`ura-sena, R.s.t.ya-adya, Vr.s.a, Jaya-dhvaja 4, & 96 more

Kambala-barhis

45

49

R.tu-parn.a [:173 knower of Aks.a-hr.daya Mantra for winning at dice: friend of Nala]

Su-varcas

32:50 4.1 Tala-jangha

33:25 Rukma-kavaca

46

50

:174 Sarva-kama

:21 S`ruta

32:52 Vira-hotra {= Viti-hotra, BAP}

33:28 Rukma-is.u / Brahma-is.u, Pr.thu-rukma, Jya-magha (33:32 * +S`aibya) 3, Parigha, Hari

47

51

:175 Su-dasa hamsa-mukha "swan-face"

Su-s`ruta

32:53 An-anta

33:35 3.1 Vi-darbha [to whom his mother gave birth "in her old age" {like +S`arah}]

48

52

:176 Kalmas.a-pada / Mitra-saha

Jaya

Dur-jaya

33:36 Krathu 1, Kaus`ika 2 [both sons of :33 a battle-captured woman]; :37 Loma-pada 3

49

53

As`maka the son of Vasis.t.ha, who begot him on Kalmas.a-pada's wife

Vi-jaya

A-mitra-dars`ana

33:38 1.1 Kunti; 2.1 Cidi (ancestor of Caidya kings); 33:37 3.1 Vastu

50

54

:177 Ura-kama

:22 R.ta

 

33:39 1.1.1 Dhr.s.t.a; 33:37 3.1.1 Ahr.ti

51

55

Mula-ka [:178 whose kavaca (against Paras`u-Rama) was of women]

Su-naya

 

1.1.1.1 Nir-vr.ti

52

56

:179 S`ata-ratha

Vita-havya

30:1 Svar-bhanu (* +Prabha)

33:40 Das`a-arha

 

57

Aid.ivid.a

 

Nahus.a, Putra-dharman / Ks.atra-vr.ddha / Dharma-vr.ddha 2

Vyoman

 

58

:180 Kr.ta-s`arman

 

30:2 2.1 Suta-hotra / Suna-hotra

Jimuta

 

59

Vis`va-mahat

 

30:3 Kas`a 1, S`ala, Gr.tsa-mada

33:41 V-kr.ti

53

60

:181 Dilipa 2nd / Khat.vanga [returned one Muhurta to thisworld from svarga]

Dhr.ti

30:6 1.1 Kas`aya, 1.2 Ras.t.a, 1.3 Dirgha-tapas

Bhima-ratha

 

61

:182 Dirgha-bahu

 

30:7 1.3.1 Dharma

Ratha-vara

54

62

Raghu

:23 Bahula-as`va

Dhanu-antari [30:10-21 avatara of Deva Aja]

33:42 Nava-ratha

55

63

Aja

Kr.ti

30:23 Ketu-mant

Das`a-ratha

56

64

Das`a-ratha

 

Bhima-ratha / Divas-dasa (* +Dr.s.ad-vati)

33:43 Eka-das`a-ratha

57

65

:183 Rama-candra, Bharata 2, Laks.man.a 3, S`atru-ghna [:184 who slew Lavan.a son of madhu & founded Mathura] 4

 

30:64 Pra-tardana

Karambha-ka the archer

58

66

:197 1.1 Kus`a :198 in Kos`ala, :197 1.2 Lava :199 in Uttara-Kos`ala; :188 2.1 Taks.a, 2.2 Pus.kara; :186 3.1 Anga-da :187 in Kara-patha, :186 3.2 Candra-ketu; :185 4.1 Su-bahu, 4.2 S`ura-sena

 

30:65 Vatsa 1, Garga

Deva-rata

59

67

:200 1.1.1 A-tithi of guests hospitably

 

30:66 1.1 Alarka [:67-69 reigned 66,000 years; slew Ks.ema-ka the Raks.asa]

33:44 Deva-ks.atra

60

68

Nis.adha

 

30:66 Sannati

Devana

61

69

:201 Nala

 

30:70 Su-nitha

33:45 Madhu

62

70

Nabha

 

Su-ketu

Medha-artha-sambhava, Manu "of great brilliance", Manu-vas`a, Nandana, Maha-puru-vas`a 5

63

71

Pun.d.arika

 

30:71 Dharma-ketu

33:46 5.1 Purud-vant (* +Bhadra-vati)

64

72

Ks.ema-dhanvan

 

Satya-ketu

33:47 Purud-vaha (* +Aiks.aki)

65

73

:202 Devanika

 

30:72 Vibhu

Sattva

66

74

Ahinagu

 

Su-vibhu

Sattva-ta (34:1 * +Kau-s`alya)

67

75

:203 Pari-yatra [Pari-patra in # I]

 

Su-kumara

34:1 Bhajin, Bhaja-mana (* +S`r.n~-jayi) 2, Divya, Devavr.dha (34:7 * +river Parn.a-as`a) 4, Andha-ka, Maha-bhoja, Vrs.n.i (34:17 B. * +Madri) 7, Yadu-nandana

68

76

Dala

 

30:73 Dhr.s.t.a-ketu

34:3 2.1 Bahya, 2.2 Bahya-ka, 2.3 Ayuta-ayuta-jit, 2.4 Sahasra-jit, 2.5 S`ata-jit, 2.6 Vama-ka; 4.1 Babhru; 34:18 7A.1 Su-mitra, 7A.2 Mitra-nandana; 34:19 7B.1 Yudha-jit, 7B.2 Deva-mid.hus.a, 7B.3 Ana-mitra / Ani-mitra

69

77

Bala

 

Ven.u-hotra

34:4 2.2.1-4 Nimi, Pan.ava, Vr.s.n.i, Para-puran~-jaya; 34:17 4.1.1 Su-maha-bhojaya, 4.1.2 Imartika-bala; 34:19 7.3.1 Ni-ghna, 34:99 7.3.2 S`ini

70

78

:204 Aunka [Audraka in # I]

 

30:74 Gargya

7.3.1.1 Pra-sena, 7.3.1.2 S`akra-jit [34:25-28 to whom the sun-god gave the syamantaka-jewel: 34:30 he gave it to his brother, 34:33 who was killed by a lion, 34:34 who in turn was killed by Jamba-vant the bear-god] / S`atra-jit; 7.3.2.1 Satya-ka

71

79

Vajra-nabha

   

34:53 7.3.1.2.1 Bhanga-kara (* +Nara d. of S`va-phalka) / Bhadra-kara [34:58 who was killed at night by S`ata-dhanvan / Bhoja to obtain the syamantaka for A-krura], 7.3.1.2.2 Vrata-pati, 7.3.1.2.3 Apasvanta su-priya; 7.3.2.1.1 Yuyudhana

72

80

S`ankhan.a

   

7.3.1.2.1.1 S`atru-ghna & 7.3.1.2.1.2 Bandhu-mant [34:85 both being killed by A-krura]; 7.3.2.1.1.1 Bhuti

73

81

:205 Dhyus.ita-as`va

   

34:101 7.3.2.1.1.1.1 Yugan-dhara

74

82

Vis`va-saha

     
 

83

       
 

84

       
           
   

VayuP 2:26

VayuP 2:27

VayuP 2:29-32

VayuP 2:33-34

30:38 Ks.emaka / Ni-kumbha (a gan.a-is`vara of Maha-deva) "went to the city of Varan.asi and revealed himself to a barber named Mankan.a in his dream" 30:39-40 to install a boon-granting image at the city-gate, such that by the king's destruction of that image (30:47-51) the city of Varan.asi became (:53) "desolate all of a sudden", so remaining many thousands of years (:25), until "re-inhabited" (:61) by Bhadra-s`ren.ya, whose kingdom was threupon usurped (:62) by Divas-dasa [divine punishment for re-occupying divinely-anathematized antient ruined site ?]

30:93 Indra begged of the sons of Raji, who ruled Svarga, "the size of the fruit of Badari (the jujube ...)" -- :99-100 thereby Indra by expansion of this boon seized Svarga from the sons of Raji & slew them [cf. story of Vamana begging three strides from Bali]

# I = dynasty at Ayodhya, medium numbering based on Brahman Puran.a & Hari-vams`a

[and adopted by Pargiter & Mankad, on the supposition of a Jaina origin for the Puran.a genre -- the Hari-vams`a, like the Ocean of Story, being Jaina]

#II = dynasty at Ayodhya, long numbering based on Vayu-Vis.n.u-Garud.a-Linga Puran.a-s

there would also be a short numbering, based on Kurma-Matsya-Padma-Agni-S`iva Puran.a-s [this numbering would reduce out # I.27-29 = # II.31-33]

dynasties of the associates of Kr.s.n.a -- VayuP 2:34:

:101 +Pr.s`n.i

:115 Satyaka

   

:101 S`va-phalka (* +Gandini who [:106] had remained hundreds of years in the womb of her mother) 1, Citra-ka

:115 Kakuda 1, Bhaja-mana 2, S`amika, Bala-bharhis

   

:109-111 1.1 A-krura (* +Ugra-seni), 1.2 Upa-mangu, 1.3 Mangu, 1.4 Mr.dura, 1.5 Arimejaya, 1.6 Giri-raks.a, 1.7 Yaks.a, 1.8 S`atru-ghna, 1.9 Ari-mardana, 1.10 Dharma-bhr.t, 1.11 S`r.s.t.a-caya, 1.12 Varga-moca, 1.13 A-vaha, 1.14 Prati-vaha; 1.15 +Vasudeva

:116 1.1 Vr.s.t.i; :135 2.1 Rathi-mukhya, 2.2 Viduratha, 2.3 Rajya-adhi-deva, 2.4 S`ura, 2.5 Vidura

 

S`ura * :144 +Bhas.i

:112 1.1.1 Deva, 1.1.2 An-upa-deva

1.1.1 Kapota-roman; :136 2.4.1 Vata, 2.4.2 Ni-vata, 2.4.3 S`on.ita, 2.4.4 S`veta-vahana, 2.4.5 S`amin, 2.4.6 Gada-varman, 2.4.7 Ni-data, 2.4.8 S`akra, 2.4.9 S`akra-jit

S`amin

:144-147 Anaka-dundubhi (* +Rohin.i) 1, Deva-bhaga, Deva-s`ravas, Anadr.s.t.i, Kad.a, Nandana, Bhr.n~jina, S`yama, S`amika, Gan.d.us.a; :148 +Pr.tha (:150 * Pan.d.u) 11, +S`ruta-veda, +S`ruta-kirti, +S`ruta-s`rava, +Raja-adhi-devi

 

1.1.1.1 Revata;

:137 Prati-ks.ipta

:163 1.1 [Bala-]Rama, 1.2 Saran.a, 1.3 Ni-s`ava, 1.4 Dur-dama, 1.5 Damana, 1.6 S`ubhra, 1.7 Pin.d.araka, 1.8 Kus`itaka, 1.9 +Citra; :153 [sons of +Pr.tha, but not of Pan.d.u:-] 11.1 Yudhis.t.hira, 11.2 Vr.ka-udara, 11.3 Dhanan~-jaya

 

:117 Candana-udaka-dundubhi;

Svayam-bhoja

:164-165 1.1.1 Ni-s`ita, 1.1.2 Utsuka, 1.1.3 Pars`vin, 1.1.4 Pars`va-nandin, 1.1.5 S`is`u, 1.1.6 Satya-dhr.ti, 1.1.7 Manda-bahya, 1.1.8 Raman.a, 1.1.9 Giri-ka, 1.1.10 Gira, 1.1.11 S`ukla-gulma, 1.1.11 Gulma, 1.1.12 Daridra-antaka; :166 1.2.1 +Arcis.-mati, 1.2.2 +Su-nanda, 1.2.3 +Su-rasa, 1.2.4 +Suvaca, +S`ata-bala

 

:118 Abhi-jit

:138 Hr.di-ka

 
 

:119 Punar-vasu [who was born during the Ati-ratra rite]

:139-140 Kr.ta-varman, S`ata-dhanvan, Deva-arha 3, Vana-arha, Bhis.aj, Dvaita-ratha, Su-dam-ta, Dhiya-anta, Naka-vant, Kanaka-udbhava

 
 

:120 [twins:-] Ahuka 1 & +Ahuki (:127 * Ahuka-andha) 2

:140 3.1 Kamala-barhis.a

 
 

:123 1.1 Dhr.ti; :128 2.1 Deva-ka, 2.2 Ugra-sena

:141 A-sama-ojas, Su-sama-ojas

 
 

:129 2.1.1. Deva-anan-deva, 2.1.2 Su-deva, 2.1.2 Deva-ran~jita; :130 2.1.3 +Vr.ka-deva, 2.1.4 +Upa-deva; 2.1.5 +Deva-raks.ita, 2.1.6 +S`ri-devi, 2.1.7 +S`anti-deva, 2.1.8 +Maha-deva, 2.1.9 +Devaki; :130-131 2.2.1 Kamsa, 2.2.2 Nyagrodha, 2.2.3 Su-nama, 2.2.4 Kadva-s`anku, 2.2.5 Bhumaya, 2.2.6 Su-tanu, 2.2.7 Ras.t.ra-pala, 2.2.8 Yuddha-tus.t.a, 2.2.9 Su-pus.t.i-mant; :133 2.2.10 +Karma-vati, 2.2.11 +Dharma-vati, 2.2.12 +S`ata-anku, 2.2.13 +Ras.t.ra-pala, 2.2.14 +Kahva

[Su-damstra & Su-rupa were given in adoption to A-sama-ojas to whom no son had been born, by Kr.s.n.a]

 
       
 

:134 Kukura dynasty

:141 Andha-ka dynasty

:150 Bhoja dynasty, by adoption

Vasu-deva, sons of, by his wives -- VayuP 2:34:

wives

   

:160 +Rohin.i

:167-168 Bhadra-as`va, Bhadra-gupti, Bhadra-vighna, Bhadra-bahu, Bhadra-ratha, Bhadra-kalpa, Su-pars`vaka, Kirti-mant, Rohita-as`va, Bhadra-ja, Dur-mada, Abhibhuta

 

:160 +Madira

:169-70 Nanda, Upa-nanda. Mitra, Kuks.i-mita, A-cala, Sthita, +Pus.t.i, Su-deva; +Citra, Upa-citra

 

:160 +Bhadra

:171 Upa-bimba, Bimba, Sattva-danta, Maha-ojas

 

:160 +Vai-s`akhi

:172 Kaus`ika (* +Devaki)

Su-s.ena, Kirti-mant, Tadaya, Bhadra-sena, Yaju-daya, Bhadra-vit

:160, 130 +Deva-ki

:181 Bhu, Gaves.an.a

 

:130 +Upa-deva

:179 Vi-jaya, Rocana, Vardha-mana {Jaina!}

 

+S`aibya

:182 oeconomical, "implanted a forest"

 

:161 +Su-gandhi

:183 Pun.d.ra [became king], Kapila [went into forest]

 

:161 +Vanaraji

:184 Nis.ada

 

Kosala dynasty, at Kalapa-grama -- VuP 2:26: {associated with Kalkin & S`ambhala}

:206 Hiran.ya-nabha

Vasis.t.ha

:208 Pus.ya

Dhruva-sandhi

Su-dars`ana

Agni-varn.a

:209 S`ighra

Manu (Maru in BAP) in Kalapa-grama

:210 Pra-sus`ruta

Su-sandhi [Sandhya-ams`a of Maha-Yuga ?]

A-mars.a / Sahas-vant

:211 Vis`ruta-vant

Br.had-bala

ANCIENT INDIAN TRADITION AND MYTHOLOGY SERIES

VuP = Vayu Puran.a-m

BAP = Brahma[n] An.d.a Puran.a-m

D. R. Mankad: Puranic Chronology. Gangajala Prakashan, Anand (Gujarat), 1951

F. E. Pargiter: Ancient Indian Historical Tradition.