Bhīşmaka

From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia

By Jit Majumdar

Sometimes transliterated as: Bhismaka, BhIsmaka, Bhishmaka


  1. terrifying; fearsome;
  2. fear-inducing; formidable
  3. the king of Vidarbha and father of prince Rukmi, and princess Rukmiņī, the chief consort of Kŗşņa (M. Bh.).