|Author:Laxman Burdak, IFS (R)|
Suparna (सुपर्ण) is mentioned in Mahabharata (I.59.41), (I.59.45), (I.61.34),
Adi Parva, Mahabharata/Book I Chapter 59 gives genealogy of Danavas, Gandharvas, Apsaras, Yakshas, Rakshasas. Suparna (सुपर्ण) is mentioned in Mahabharata (I.59.41).....Progeny of the gods and the Asuras....Daksha's, one of the thirteen daughters, Muni had the sons - Bhimasena, Ugrasena, Suparna, Varuna, Gopati, and Dhritarashtra, and Suryavarchas the seventh,....
Suparna (सुपर्ण) is mentioned in Mahabharata (I.59.45).....Prava's daughters and sons - Anavadya Manu, Vansa, Asura, Marganapria, Anupa, Subhaga, Vasi, were the daughters brought forth by Pradha, Siddha, and Purna, and Varhin, and Purnayus of great fame, Brahmacharin, Ratiguna, and Suparna who was the seventh;
Adi Parva, Mahabharata/Book I Chapter 61 gives genealogy of the Danavas, Asuras, Kauravas, Pandavas, Gandharvas, Apsaras, Rakshasas. Suparna (सुपर्ण) is mentioned in Mahabharata (I.61.34)...... The great Asura who was known as Mayura became noted on earth as the monarch Vishwa. He who was the younger brother of Mayura and called Suparna became noted on earth as the monarch, Kalakirti.
- भीमसेनॊग्र सेनौ च सुपर्णॊ वरुणस तथा, गॊपतिर धृतराष्ट्रश च सूर्यवर्चाश च सप्तमः (I.59.41)
- सिद्धः पूर्णश च बर्ही च पूर्णाशश च महायशाः, बरह्म चारी रतिगुणः सुपर्णश चैव सप्तमः (I.59.45)
- सुपर्ण इति विख्याततस्माद अवरजस तु यः, कालकीर्तिर इति खयातः पृथिव्यां सॊ ऽभवन नृपः (I.61.34)
- Aitihasik Sthanavali by Vijayendra Kumar Mathur, p.975
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