From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia
By Jit Majumdar
Sometimes transliterated as: Citrańgada, CitrAńgada, Citraańgada
- with a beautiful body; with beautiful limbs
- with decorated or bejeweled body/ limbs; with bejeweld arms
- the elder son of the Kuru King Śāntanu and Satyavatī (M. Bh.); a king of Kalińga (M. Bh.); a king of Daśārņa who was killed by Arjuna (M. Bh.); a gandharva (K.S.S.); (fem: citrāńgadā): the third wife of Arjuna who was the princess of Maņipura and the daughter of its king Citravāhana, and the mother of Babhruvāhana by Arjuna (M. Bh.).