Dhŗtaketu

From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia

By Jit Majumdar

Sometimes transliterated as: Dhrtaketu, DhRtaketu, Dhrritaketu


  1. holding a banner/ flag; flagbearer; standard bearer
  2. son of the 9th Manu, Dakşa Sāvaŕņi (Bg. Pur.); a king of the Bhŗgu clan (Bg. Pur.).