Biographies | Daitya
[From V-Raamaayan, 7/2]
There are two Sumaalee.
(1) Sumaalee - Grandfather of Raavan
Sumaalee's wife's name was Ketumatee who was one of the three daughters of Narmadaa, a female Gandharv, her other two were Sundaree and Vasudhaa married to Maalee and Maalyavaan respectively. Sumaalee had 10 sons - (1) Prahast, (2) Akampan, (3) Vikat, (4) Kalikaamukh, (5) Dhoomraaksh, (6) Dand, (7) Supaarshwa, (8) Sanhaadi, (9) Praghas and (10) Bhaaskarn, and 4 daughters - Raakaa, Pushpotkataa, Kaikasee, and Kumbheenasee. Kaikasee was married to Maharshi Vishravaa, sonof Maharshi Pulastya.
Wikipedia says that Taadakaa, a Yaksh princess, is also named as his wife and she had two sons from him - Subaahu and Maareech and a daughter Kaikasee. This Kaikasee was married to Vishravaa.
(2) Sumaalee - Kans' Brother
Created by Sushma Gupta on 5/27/03
Updated on 06/15/13