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devakI

Devaki She was the daughter of Devaka, the younger brother of King Ugrasena of Mathura. first 6 chiildren killed child 7 (Balarama) moved to womb of Rohini child 8 (Krishna) devakI f. N. of a daughter of Devaka (see above) who was wife of Vasu-deva and mother of Krishna MBh. Hariv. Pur. (identified with {a-diti} Hariv. with {dAkSAyaNI} MatsyaP.)
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