From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia
By Jit Majumdar
- bestower of limbs, giver of body.
- possessing beautiful limbs.
- the son of the Vānara king Vāli and his queen Tārā, who was made the ruler of Kişkindhyā by Rāma after the latter killed Vāli (U. Rām.); the elder son of Lakşmaņa and Ūrmilā (V. Rām.); a son of Dhŗtarāşţra, according to an alternate list (M. Bh.).