Aśmaka

From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia

By Jit Majumdar

Sometimes transliterated as: Asmaka, AZmaka, Ashmaka


  1. see aśma
  2. a son of the wife of King Kalmāşapāda of Ayodhyā by Vaśişţha (M. Bh.); a king who fought in the Bharata War for the Pāņdava side and whose son fought for the Kauravas (M. Bh.).