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Nabhaga, aka: Nābhāga, Nābhāgā; 2 Definition(s)

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1) Nabhaga (नभग):—One of the ten sons of Śrāddhadeva (current Manu) and Śraddhā. This name is not to be confused with Nābhāga (another son of Manu whose name is sometimes replaced with Kavi). (See Bhāgavata Purāṇa 9.1.11-12)

2) Nābhāga (नाभाग):—One of the ten sons of Śrāddhadeva (current Manu) and Śraddhā. This name is not to be confused with Nabhaga (another son of Manu). (See Bhāgavata Purāṇa 8.13.2-3)

3) Nābhāga (नाभाग):—Son of Diṣṭa (son of Śrāddhadeva or Vaivasvata Manu). He became a vaiśya by occupational duty and had a son named Bhalandana. (See Bhāgavata Purāṇa 9.2.23-24)

4) Nābhāga:—Son of Nabhaga. He lived for a long time at the place of his spiritual master. (See Bhāgavata Purāṇa 9.4.1)

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Nabhaga was a king of the Solar dynasty, the son of Yayati, and an ancestor of Rama. Aja is his son.

Added: 16.Jun.2012 | Apam Napat: Indian Mythology
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