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KAIKEYĪ III - कैकेयी

See also:  KAIKEYĪ I , KAIKEYĪ II , कैकेयी , कैकै

Puranic Encyclopaedia  | English | 
Sudeṣṇā, the wife of the King of Virāṭa was known by the name Kaikeyī also. She was the daughter of Kekaya, the King of Sūta, born of his wife Mālavī. As she was the daughter of Kekaya, she got the name Kaikeyī. [M.B. Virāṭa Parva, Chapter 16]. Besides, it is stated in the Purāṇas that all the princesses of the kingdom of Kekaya were called by the name Kaikeyī.

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