Hindu - A hunter. Brother of Krishna, some say. He inadvertently shot Krishna in the heel and killed him. In some accounts, he is equated with the goddess Jara. On occassion, referred to as Jara.
Hindu - A goddess, old age personified. Known as Jara.
Hindu - A female demon. By day, she was a beautiful, happy young girl; by night she was an ugly corpse-eating crone. She found the two half-babies born to the wives of the king, Brihadratha, and joined them together. The boy was then restored to his father and called Jarasandha. On occassion, called Jara.

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