Ambālikā

From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia

By Jit Majumdar

Sometimes transliterated as: Ambalika, AmbAlikA, Ambaalikaa


  1. mother.
  2. one who is sensitive.
  3. daughter of the king of Kāśī, sister of Ambā and Ambikā, the second wife of Vicitravīrya and the mother of Pāņdu through Kŗşņa-Dvaipāyana Vyāsa (M. Bh.).