Relatives of Lord Krishna

Abhinanda

He is the elder brother of Nanda Maharaja(the father of Lord Krishna).

Ama

He is a son of Lord Krishna and Nagnajiti.

Anaka

He was a brother of Vasudeva (father of Lord Krishna) and thus the paternal uncle of Lord Krishna.

Anila

A son of Lord Krishna and Mitravinda.

Aniruddha

“The son of Pradyumna and the grandson of Lord Krishna”.

Aparajita

It means, “One who is undefeatble”. A name of a son of Lord Krishna and Madra.

Arijit

A son of Lord Krishna’s wife Bhadra. (one of the 8 principal wives).

Asvasena

He was the son of the Naga King, Takshaka(who had to once fight with Arjuna). Asvasena is also the name of the son of Nagnajiti, the wife of Lord Krishna.

Atibhanu

The eight son of Satyabhama.(Satyabhama is the wife of Lord Krishna)

Atulya devi

She is the wife of Nandana(the younger brother of Nanda Maharaja) and thus a paternal aunt of LordKrishna.

Ayur

A son of Lord Krishna and Bhadra.

Bala

It means, “Strength”. Bala is a son of Lord Krishna and Madra.

Balaka gopi

She is the wife of Carumukha.

Bhadra

A son of Lord Krishna and Kalindi.

Bhadra

One of the wives of Vasudev was named as Bhadra. One of Krishna’s wives was also Bhadra.

Bhadracaru

He is one of the sons of Rukmini and Lord Krishna.

Bhanu

A son of Satyabhama. Maharaj Vrishabhanu also has a brother by the name Bhanu and thus He is a paternal uncle of Srimati Radharani.

Bhanuman

A son of Satyabhama and Lord Krishna.

Bhima

He is one of the Pandavas. He is the cousin of Lord Krishna because his mother Kunti is Lord Krishna’s paternal aunt.

Bhismaka

He was the father of Rukmini(the wife of Lord Krishna).

Brhadbhanu

He is one of the sons of Satyabhama(one of the eight principal wives of Lord Krishna).

Brhatsena

A son of Lord Krishna and Bhadra.

Candra

It means, “Moon”. Candra is a son of Lord Krishna and Nagnajiti.

Candrabhanu

He was one of the sons of Satyabhama.

Caru

One of the sons of Rukmini(who is one of the eight principal wives of Lord Krishna).

Carucandra

A son of Rukmini devi and Lord Krishna.

Carudeha

One of the sons of Rukmini(who is one of the eight principal wives of Lord Krishna).

Carudesna

One of the sons of Rukmini(who is one of the eight principal wives of Lord Krishna).

Carugupta

One of the sons of Rukmini(who is one of the eight principal wives of Lord Krishna).

Carumati

She is the daughter of Lord Krishna and Rukmini devi.

Carumukha

He is the younger brother of Sumukha.

Citragu

A son of Lord Krishna and Nagnajiti.

Citraketu

A son of Lord Krishna and Jambavati.

Dadhisara

Another name of Yasodevi.

Dandava

He is the son of Upananda(paternal uncle of Lord Krishna).

Darsha

A son of Lord Krishna and Kalindi.

Devabhaga

He was a brother of Vasudeva.

Devaka

He is a son of Yudhistira and Pauravi. Devaka is also the name of Devaki’s father.

Devaki

The mother of Lord Krishna and the wife of Vasudev.

Devamidha

He was the paternal grand father of Vasudev.

Devaraksita

She is a sister of Devaki and thus the maternal aunt of Lord Krishna.

Devasrava

He was a brother of Vasudev (father of Lord Krishna).

Devavardhana

He was a brother of Devaki and thus the maternal uncle of Lord Krishna.

Diptiman

A son of Lord Krishna and Rohini. (She was the most prominent wife out of the other 16,100 names of Lord Krishna).

Dravida

The Devotees of Southern India are known as Dravida devotees. Dravida is also a son of Lord Krishnaand Jambavati.

Gatravan

He was the son of Lord Krishna and Lakshmana.

Gola

He is the brother of Patala-devi, Krishna’s maternal grandmother.

Grdhra

A son of Lord Krishna and Mitravinda.

Gunavira

He is the husband of Suverjana.

Harsha

A son of Lord Krishna and Mitravinda.

Ila

She was the daughter of Vaivasvata Manu. Vasudeva (father of Lord Krishna) also had a wife by the name Ila.

Jambavan

The bear who helped Lord Rama to fight Ravana and the father of Jambavati(one of the eight principal wives of Lord Krishna). He is thus, the father-in-law of Lord Krishna.

Jambavati

The Daughter of Jambavan and The wife of Lord Krishna.

Jatila devi

She is the wife of Gola. (This Jatila devi is different than Srimati Radharani’s Mother-in-law.)

Jaya

A son of Lord Krishna and Bhadra.

Kalindi

Another name of Yamuna devi. She appeared as one of the principal queens of Lord Krishna in Dvaraka.

Kandava

He is the son of Upananda (paternal uncle of Lord Krishna).

Kavi

A son of Lord Krishna and Kalindi.

Kratu

Kratu is a son of Lord Krishna and Jambavati.

Ksudhi

A son of Lord Krishna and Mitravinda.

Kunti

A son of Lord Krishna and Nagnajiti.

Kuvalaya devi

She is the wife of Sunanda and thus the paternal aunt of Lord Krishna.

Lakshmana

Another name for Madra. She is one of the eight principal wives of Lord Krishna.

Madra

She is one of the eight principal wives of Lord Krishna and She is also known as Laksmana.

Mahamsa

One of the sons of Mitravinda and Lord Krishna.

Mahanila

The husband of Sananda devi.

Mahashakti

A son of Lord Krishna and Madra.

Marisha

She was the mother of Vasudeva (father of Lord Krishna).

Mitravinda

One of the eight principal queens of Lord Krishna.

Nagnajiti

One of the eight prominent wives of Lord Krishna at Dvaraka. She is also called as Satya.

Nanda Maharaja

The father of Lord Krishna.

Nandana

He is the younger brother of Nanda Maharaja and He is the younger brother of Nanda Maharaja and thus a paternal uncle of Krishna.thus a paternal uncle of Krishna.

Nandini devi

She is a sister of Nanda Maharaja(the father of Lord Krishna).

Oja

A son of Lord Krishna and Madra.

Parjanya Maharaja

He is the father of Nanda Maharaja and the paternal grandfather of Lord Krishna.

Patala devi

She is Lord Krishna’s maternal grandmother.

Pavana

A paternal uncle of Lord Krishna.

Pavana

It means “Pure”. Pavana is also a son of Lord Krishna and Mitravinda.

Pivari devi

She is the wife of Abhinanda (elder brother of Nanda Maharaja) and the paternal aunt of Lord Krishna.

Pouravi

One of the wives of Vasudeva (father of Lord Krishna). Her other name was Rohini and she was the mother of Lord Balarama.

Prabala

Prabala is a son of Lord Krishna and Madra.

Prabhanu

A son of Satyabhama and Lord Krishna.

Prabhavati

She is the consort of Pradyumna, the son of Lord Krishna.

Pradyumna

Pradyumna, the eldest son of Lord Krishna, born of Rukmini, was Cupid himself.

Praghosa

A son of Lord Krishna and Madra.

Praharana

A son of Lord Krishna and Bhadra.

Pratibhanu

A son of Satyabhama and Lord Krishna.

Purnamasa

A son of Lord Krishna and Kalindi.

Purujit

A son of Lord Krishna and Jambavati.

Rajadhi

She was the sister of Vasudeva.

Rajanya

Rajanya is Parjanya Maharaja’s brother. (Parjanya Maharaja is the father of Nanda Maharaja)

Rema devi

She is one of the daughters of Krishna’s parental uncle, Pavana.

Revati

The wife of Lord Balarama. Even Vasudeva had a wife by the name Revati.

Rocana

The grand daughter of Rukmi(brother of Rukmini) and the wife of Aniruddha. Rocana was also the name of one of Vasudev’s wife.

Rohini

A wife of Vasudeva and the mother of Balarama. She was also called as Pouravi.

Roma devi

She is one of the daughters of Krishna’s paternal uncle, Pavana.

Rukmavati

The daughter of Rukmi(brother of Rukmini) and the wife of Pradyumna.

Rukmini

She is the wife of Lord Krishna.

Saha

A son of Lord Krishna and Madra.

Sahasrajit

It means “The one who is victorious over thousands”. Sahasrajit was one of the sons of Lord Krishna and Jambavati.

Samba

The son of Lord Krishna and Jambavati.

Samika

He was a brother of Vasudeva (father of Lord Krishna) and thus the paternal uncle of Lord Krishna.

Sananda devi

She is the sister of Nanda Maharaja(father of Lord Krishna).

Sangramajit

A son of Lord Krishna and Bhadra.

Sanku

A son of Lord Krishna and Nagnajiti.

Sannanda

He is the paternal uncle of Lord Krishna. He is also called as Sunanda.

Satadhanu

He was a brother of Devamidha.

Satrajit

The father of Satyabhama( one of the 8 principle queens of Lord Krishna)

Satya

It refers to The one who is truthful. King Nagnajit had a daughter named Satya who married LordKrishna(She was also called as Nagnajiti).

Satyabhama

She is one of the wives of Lord Krishna.

Satyaka

A son of Lord Krishna and Bhadra.

Shanti

A son of Lord Krishna and Kalindi.

Shatajit

A son of Lord Krishna and Jambavati.

Simha

It means “Lion”. Simha is also the name of one of the sons of Lord Krishna and Madra.

Somaka

The youngest son of Kalindi.

Sribhanu

A son of Satyabhama and Lord Krishna.

Srinjaya

He was a brother of Vasudeva (father of Lord Krishna) and thus the paternal uncle of Lord Krishna.

Sruta

A son of Lord Krishna and Kalindi.

Srutasrava

She was the mother of Sisupala and a sister of Vasudeva (father of Lord Krishna).

Su bhadra

A son of Lord Krishna and Bhadra.

Su mitra

A son of Lord Krishna and Jambavati.

Subahu

A son of Lord Krishna and Kalindi.

Subhadra

Sister of Jagannath and Baldeva, she was the wife of Arjuna and mother of Abhimanyu.

Subhanu

A son of Satyabhama. Maharaj Vrishabhanu also has a brother by the name Subhanu and thus He is a paternal uncle of Srimati Radharani.

Sucaru

Yashoda’s uncle Carumukha has one son who is named Sucaru.

Sucharu

He was the son of Rukmini Devi.

Sudesna

A son of Lord Krishna and Rukimini.

Sudeva

He is the son of Gola and Jatila devi. He is thus, a maternal uncle of Lord Krishna.

Sumukha

He is the maternal grandfather of Lord Krishna. It means “The good-faced one”.

Sunanda

Sunanda is the younger brother of Nanda Maharaja. He is also called as Sannanda.

Sunandana

He is one of the 18 maha ratha sons of Lord Krishna.

Sunila

He is the husband of Nandini devi.

Sura

A Demigod is known as Sura. Sura is a son of Lord Krishna and Bhadra.

Surasena

The father of Vasudev. (Vasudev is the father of Lord Lord Krishna).

Surema devi

She is one of the daughters of Krishna’s parental uncle Pavana.

Suverjana

She is the sister of Parjanya Maharaj and an expert dancer.

Svarbhanu

Brother of Kapila(Refers Srimad Bhagavatam 6.6.31-32). Svarbhanu is also one of the sons ofSatyabhama and Lord Krishna.

Syamaka

He was a brother of Vasudeva (father of Lord Krishna) and thus the paternal uncle of Lord Krishna.

Tamratapta

A son of Lord Krishna and Rohini. (She was the most prominent wife out of the other 16,100 names of Lord Krishna).

Tulavati devi

She is the daughter of Gola and wife of Sucaru.

Tungi devi

She is the wife of Upananda(elder brother of Nanda Maharaja) and the paternal aunt of Lord Krishna.

Unnada

A son of Lord Krishna and Mitravinda.

Upananda

He is the elder brother of Nanda Maharaj and thus the paternal uncle of Lord Krishna.

Urdhaga

A name of Lord Krishna and Madra.

Urjanya

Urjanya is Parjanya Maharaja’s brother. (Parjanya Maharaja is the father of Nanda Maharaja)

Vahni

A son of Lord Krishna and Mitravinda.

Vardhana

It means The one who increases. Mitravinda and Lord Krishna also had a son by the name Vardhana.

Variyasi

She is Lord Krishna’s paternal grandmother, i.e. The mother of Nanda Maharaja.

Vasu

A son of Lord Krishna and Nagnajiti.

Vasudev

He was the father of Lord Krishna.

Vasuman

He is a son of the present Manu. Vasuman is also a son of Lord Krishna and Jambavati.

Vatsaka

He was a brother of Vasudeva (father of Lord Krishna) and thus the paternal uncle of Lord Krishna.

Vegavan

A son of Lord Krishna and Nagnajiti.

Vicaru

He is a son of Lord Krishna and Rukmini.

Vijaya

A name of Lord Narsimha, which means “The one who is always victorious”.Vijaya is also the name of a door-attendant in Vaikuntha. Vijaya is also a son of Lord Krishna and Jambavati.

Vira

A son of Lord Krishna and Nagnajiti. Vira is also the name of a son of Lord Krishna and Kalindi.

Vrika

He was a brother of Vasudeva (father of Lord Krishna) and thus the paternal uncle of Lord Krishna.

Vrka

A son of Lord Krishna and Mitravinda.

Vrsa

Vrsa is a son of Lord Krishna and Nagnajiti. Vrsa is also the name of a son of Lord Krishna and Kalindi.

Yasasvini

She is the younger sister of Yashoda(mother of Lord Krishna). It is also a name of Srimati Radharani, which means “She is famous”.

Yashoda

She is the mother of Lord Krishna.

Yasodeva

• Yasodeva Gola and Jatila devi.

• He is thus, a maternal uncle of Lord Krishna.

Yasodevi

She is the elder sister of Yashoda (mother of Lord Krishna).

Yasodhara

He is the son of Gola and Jatila devi.He is thus, a maternal uncle of Lord Krishna.

Yudhisthira

He is the eldest amongst the Pandavas.

He is the cousin of Lord Krishna as His mother Kunti is Lord Krishna’s paternal aunt.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s