Halika

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Halika (हलिक) was a Nagavanshi king mention by Panini and in Mahabharata.

Jat Gotras

Mention by Panini

Halika (हालिक), sairika (सैरिक), is mentioned by Panini in Ashtadhyayi. [1]

History

In Mahabharata

Halika (हलिक) is mentioned in Mahabharata (I.31.15), (I.35),(VIII.30.44),


Adi Parva, Mahabharata/Book I Chapter 31 mentions the names of Chief Nagas. Halika (हलिक) is mentioned in Mahabharata (I.31.15).[2]


Karna Parva/Mahabharata Book VIII Chapter 30 gives description blaming the Vahikas and Madrakas. Halika (हलिक) is mentioned in verse (VIII.30.44). [3]

References

  1. V. S. Agrawala: India as Known to Panini, 1953, p.153, 199, 225
  2. 15 कुञ्जरः कुररश चैव तथा नागः प्रभा करः, कुमुदः कुमुदाक्षश च तित्तिरिर हलिकस तथा, कर्कराकर्करौ, चॊभौ कुण्डॊदर महॊदरौ (I.31.15)
  3. बहिश च नाम हलीकश च विपाशायां पिशाचकौ, तयॊर अपत्यं बाह्लीका नैषा सृष्टिः परजापतेः (VIII.30.44)

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