Who is the founder of Ikshvaku dynasty?

Rishabhanatha (son of King Nabhi), the founder of Jainism in the present Avasarpani era (descending half time cycle as per Jain cosmology) is said to have founded the Ikshvaku dynasty.

Who were the kings of Ikshvaku dynasty?

  • Kritanjaya (Sivisamjaya)
  • Ranajjaya (Sihassara)
  • Sanjaya (Mahakoshala or Jayasena)
  • Shakya (Sihahanu)
  • Śuddhodana (ruler of Shakya Republic of Kapilavastu)
  • Siddhartha Shakya (or Gautama Buddha, son of Śuddhodana)
  • Rāhula (only son of Gautam Buddha)
  • Prasenajit (born when Siddhartha age 27)

Who was the last king of Ikshvaku dynasty?

“In Shrimad Bhagwat Mahapuran it is mentioned that the last king of Ikshvaku dynasty was Sumitra. The vansh of Ram ended in Kaliyug and there is proof of this in the Puranas.

When did Ikshvaku dynasty start?

The Ikshvaku (IAST: Ikṣvāku) dynasty ruled in the eastern Krishna River valley of India, from their capital at Vijayapuri (modern Nagarjunakonda in Andhra Pradesh) during approximately 3rd and 4th centuries CE….From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Ikshvakus of Vijayapuri
• Established 3rd century

Who became king of Ayodhya after Rama?

Lord Rama and his wife Sita had two twin sons, Luv and Kusha. It is believed that after Lord Rama’s death, it was his elder son Kusha who was made the new king.

Who are the sons of the king Ikshvaku?

Ikshvaku’s sons were Vikukshi and Nimi. Nimi was the founder of the Kingdom of the Videhas. Rama was the descendant of King Ikshvaku, and Ikshvaku was the famous dynasty, and lot of popular kings were ruled in this dynasty.

Who was the founder of the Ikshvaku dynasty?

The Ikshvaku dynasty, in Puranic literature, was a dynasty founded by the legendary king Ikshvaku. Ikshvaku, literally means “sugar cane”. The dynasty is also known as Sūryavaṁśa (the Solar dynasty).

Who was King of Ikshvaku that killed Ravana?

Anaranya-1 (killed by Ravana, Anaranya cursed Ravana that one day one king of Ikshvaku line age will kill Ravana andSri Rama killed Ravana) 30. Pushadashva (Vishnu Purana)

Who was the first king of the Suryavansha dynasty?

According to Hindu Mythology, Ikshvaku was the son of Manu, and he was the first king of the Ikshvaku / Suryavansha dynasty. He was mentioned in various Puranas and in Hindu texts. Ikshvaku’s sons were Vikukshi and Nimi. Nimi was the founder of the Kingdom of the Videhas.