Charudeshna

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Charudeshna (चारुदेष्ण) was a King of Mahabharata period. [1]. He was younger brother of Pradyumna and son of Krishna from Rukmini.

Jat Gotras after him

History

  • He was one of the Kshatriyas who attended the Swayamvara of Draupadi.[3]
  • Charudeshna attended Rajasuya sacrifice with his brother Chakradeva[4].
  • He also attended Raivataka mountain festival of Bhojas, Vrishnis and Andhakas.[5]

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References

  1. Mahabharata:(I.177.16), (1.188),(I.221.8), (I.221),(II.31.15),
  2. Dr Mahendra Singh Arya, Dharmpal Singh Dudee, Kishan Singh Faujdar & Vijendra Singh Narwar: Ādhunik Jat Itihas (The modern history of Jats), Agra 1998 p.242
  3. Adi Parva, Mahabharata/Mahabharata Book I Chapter 188,shloka 16: संकर्षणॊ वासुदेवॊ रौक्मिणेयश च वीर्यवान साम्बश च चारु देष्णश च सारणॊ ऽथ गदस तथा
  4. चारु थेष्णः सह भरात्रा चक्रथेवॊ ऽद सात्यकिः अहं च रौहिणेयश च साम्बः शौरि समॊ युधि (Mbt, 2.13.56)
  5. Adi Parva Mahabharata Book 1 Chapter 221,shoka,10:अक्रूरः सारणश चैव गथॊ भानुर विडूरदः निशदश चारु थेष्णश च पृदुर विपृदुर एव च

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