Ashtabharya Of Krishna – Names Of Wives Of Lord Krishna

Eight wives of Lord Krishna as listed by Bhagavata purana are:

According to the purana’s lord krishna has 8 wife’s (Ashtabharya) and 16,000 or 16,100 junior wives (Gopika’s/Gopis).

  1. Rukmini – Rukmini was the daughter of Bhishmaka, the King of Vidarbha.
  2. Satyabhama – Satyabhama’s was daughter of Satrajit, satrajit also owned a divine jewel called syamantaka.
  3. Jambavati– Jambavati is daughter of Jambavan.
  4. Kalindi – Kalindi is the daughter of god Surya and saranyu, she is also considered as the deity of river Yamuna.
  5. Mitravinda – Mitravinda was daughter of Jayasena, Rajadhidevi (Krishna’s aunt).
  6. Nagnajiti – Nagnajiti was the daughter of king Nagnajita of Kosala.
  7. Bhadra – bhadra was the daughter of Dhrishtaketu & Shrutakirti (Krishna’s aunt).
  8. Lakshmana – Lakshmana’s was the daughter of Brihatsena the King of Madra.

 

 

 

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