From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia

By Swami Harshananda

Vitahavya was a king of the solar race. He was the son of Saryāti. He took refuge at the hermitage of the sage Bhṛgu, performed austerities and became a brāhmaṇa. Gṛtsamada, a well-known sage, was his son.


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