From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia
By Jit Majumdar
Sometimes transliterated as: Brhadratha, BRhadratha, Brrihadratha
- (having) a great/ mighty chariot
- a mighty powerful warrior
- the son of King Uparicara of Cedi and the father of the emperor Jarāsandha of Magadha (M. Bh.); a king of the Puru dynasty who was the father of Kuśāgra (A. Purāņa); a king from Ańga who was the son of Jayadratha and the father of Viśvajita (M. Bh.); a son of the sage Vaśişţha (M. Bh.). another name for Indra.