Sukanya

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Sukanya
Sukanya
Sukanya praying to Aswini kumaras to reveal her husband's identity
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FamilyVaivasvata Manu (grandfather), sharyati (father)
SpouseChyavana

In Hindu mythology, Sukanya (Sanskrit: सुकन्या) was the daughter of Sharyati, son of Vaivasvata Manu and the wife of the great sage Chyavana.[1]

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  1. ^ Pargiter, F.E. (1922, reprint 1972). Ancient Indian Historical Tradition, Delhi: Motilal Banarsid, Delhi: Motilal Banarsidass, p. 197.