Kausalyā

From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia

By Swami Harshananda

Sometimes transliterated as: Kausalya, KausalyA, Kausalyaa


Kausalyā was the daughter of a king Bhānumān. She was the eldest queen of Daśaratha. Kausalyā was the mother of Śrīrāma. Daśaratha and Kausalyā were the reborn of Kaśyapa and Aditi.


References

  • The Concise Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Swami Harshananda, Ram Krishna Math, Bangalore