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Sprung from Bucket

Sprung from Bucket Drona: of a Brahman said to have been generated by Bharad-vaja in a bucket (the military preceptor of both the Kuru and Pandu princes ; afterwards king of a part of Pancala and general of the Kurus , the husband of Kripi and father of Asvatthaman) MBh. Hariv. Pur. &c. of one of the 4 sons of Mandapala and Jarita1 (born as birds) MBh. i , 8345 &c. (as author of RV. x , 142 , 3 , 4 , with the patr. Sarnga)
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