By Jit Majumdar
Sometimes transliterated as: Bharadvaja, BharadvAja, Bharadvaaja
- speed and power;
- skylark; eagle
- a sage who was one of the Saptarşis, the son of Atri, and the father of Droņa. The son of King Bharata (M. Bh.); a sage of the Ańgiras clan and the father of Yavakŗta (V. Rām.).