Kalikeya, aka: Kālikeya; 1 Definition(s)

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In Hinduism

Purana

Kālikeya (कालिकेय).—A son of King Subala. He was killed by Abhimanyu. (Droṇa Parva, Chapter 49).

(Source): archive.org: Puranic Encyclopaedia
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The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

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