Buddhist - Wife of Kessantara. At times, known as Madri.
Hindu - Second wife of Pandu. Mother of Nakula and Sahadeva. Her husband refused to sleep with her because of a curse placed on him but she received, as a gift from Kunti, Pandu's other wife, the power to conceive by praying to a god. She prayed to the Aswins and bore twin boys, Nakula and Sahadeva. Sometimes identified as Madri.

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