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Who is the Father of Ekalavya?


Who is Ekalvya?

Ekalavya is one of the characters in the Great Indian Epic, Mahabharata (महाभारत). Ekalavya was a great archer and is even believed to have bettered Arjuna in Archery. He was an ardent follower and loyalist of Guru Dronacharya. He severed his right-hand thumb and gave Dronacharya as Guru Dakshina.

Who is the Father of Ekalavya?

The Biological Father of Ekalvya is Devashrava, who is the son of King Shrusen and brother of Vasudeva and Kunti. When Ekalvya was abandoned as an infant by his biological father, He was adopted by the Nishad king, Hirandhanu.