Suktimati, the river

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A river which used to flow by the side of Uparicara Vasu’s capital city. There is a story about this river.

Once the Kolahala mountain tell in love with this river and kept it within himset. Uparicaravasu who came to know of this, gave a kick to the mountain. The kick produced a hole in the mountain and the river emerged through that hole. #Suktimati had a son and a daughter by Kolahala mountain. The river presented them to the King. The King appointed the son as his military commander. Girika, the daughter of the river became the King’s wife.

(Maha-bharata Adi Parva, Chapter 63, Verse 34) .



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