Śatānīka, aka: Satanika, Shatanika; 5 Definition(s)
1a) Śatānīka (शतानीक).—A son of Nakula and Draupadī.*
- * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 22. 29; Matsya-purāṇa 50. 53.
1b) A son of Janamejaya, versed in Trayī, and a pupil of Yājñavalkya, and also of Śaunaka; learnt the science of arms from Kṛpa; father of Sahasrānīka (Aśvamedhadatta, Viṣṇu-purāṇa);1 performed Aśvamedha;2 asked Śaunaka about Yayāti and his reply;3 anointed by Brahmans;4 realised ātmajñāna from Śaunaka and attained nirvāṇa.5
- 1) Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 22. 38-39.
- 2) Matsya-purāṇa 50. 65-6.
- 3) Ib. 25. 3.
- 4) Vāyu-purāṇa 99. 256.
- 5) Viṣṇu-purāṇa IV. 21. 3-5.
1c) A son of Sudāsa and father of Durdamana.*
- * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 22. 43.
1d) A son of the second Sāvarṇa Manu.*
- * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa IV. 1. 72.
1e) A son of Vasudāma.*
- * Matsya-purāṇa 50. 86.
1f) A son of Bṛhadratha.*
- * Viṣṇu-purāṇa IV. 21. 14.
Śatānīka (शतानीक).—The son of Nakula who was killed by Aśvatthāmā while awaking from sleep in his tent; the brother of King Virāṭa. He was killed by Droṇa during the Kurukṣetra war.
Śatānīka (शतानीक):—Son of Nakula (one of the sons of Pāṇḍu) and Draupadī. (see Bhāgavata Purāṇa 9.22.27-30)
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