: Åukadeva GosvÄmÄ« said: The son of RÄmacandra was KuÅa, the son of KuÅa was Atithi, the son of Atithi was Niá¹£adha, and the son of Niá¹£adha was Nabha. The son of Nabha was Puá¹á¸arÄ«ka, and from Puá¹á¸arÄ«ka came a son named Ká¹£emadhanvÄ.
: The son of Ká¹£emadhanvÄ was DevÄnÄ«ka, DevÄnÄ«kaâs son was AnÄ«ha, AnÄ«haâs son was PÄriyÄtra, and PÄriyÄtraâs son was Balasthala. The son of Balasthala was VajranÄbha, who was said to have been born from the effulgence of the sun-god.
: The son of VajranÄbha was Sagaá¹a, and his son was Vidhá¹ti. The son of Vidhá¹ti was Hiraá¹yanÄbha, who became a disciple of Jaimini and became a great ÄcÄrya of mystic yoga. It is from Hiraá¹yanÄbha that the great saint YÄjÃ±avalkya learned the highly elevated system of mystic yoga known as ÄdhyÄtma-yoga, which can loosen the knots of material attachment in the heart.
: The son of Hiraá¹yanÄbha was Puá¹£pa, and the son of Puá¹£pa was Dhruvasandhi. The son of Dhruvasandhi was SudarÅana, whose son was Agnivará¹a. The son of Agnivará¹a was named ÅÄ«ghra, and his son was Maru.
: Having achieved perfection in the power of mystic yoga, Maru still lives in a place known as KalÄpa-grÄma. At the end of Kali-yuga, he will revive the lost SÅ«rya dynasty by begetting a son.
: From Maru was born a son named PrasuÅruta, from PrasuÅruta came Sandhi, from Sandhi came Amará¹£aá¹a, and from Amará¹£aá¹a a son named MahasvÄn. From MahasvÄn, ViÅvabÄhu took his birth.
: From ViÅvabÄhu came a son named Prasenajit, from Prasenajit came Taká¹£aka, and from Taká¹£aka came Bá¹hadbala, who was killed in a fight by your father.
: All these kings in the dynasty of Iká¹£vÄku have passed away. Now please listen as I describe the kings who will be born in the future. From Bá¹hadbala will come Bá¹hadraá¹a.
: The son of Bá¹hadraá¹a will be Åªrukriya, who will have a son named Vatsavá¹ddha. Vatsavá¹ddha will have a son named Prativyoma, and Prativyoma will have a son named BhÄnu, from whom DivÄka, a great commander of soldiers, will take birth.
: Thereafter, from DivÄka will come a son named Sahadeva, and from Sahadeva a great hero named Bá¹hadaÅva. From Bá¹hadaÅva will come BhÄnumÄn, and from BhÄnumÄn will come PratÄ«kÄÅva. The son of PratÄ«kÄÅva will be SupratÄ«ka.
: Thereafter, from SupratÄ«ka will come Marudeva; from Marudeva, Sunaká¹£atra; from Sunaká¹£atra, Puá¹£kara; and from Puá¹£kara, Antariká¹£a. The son of Antariká¹£a will be SutapÄ, and his son will be Amitrajit.
: From Amitrajit will come a son named Bá¹hadrÄja, from Bá¹hadrÄja will come Barhi, and from Barhi will come Ká¹taÃ±jaya. The son of Ká¹taÃ±jaya will be known as Raá¹aÃ±jaya, and from him will come a son named SaÃ±jaya.
: From SaÃ±jaya will come ÅÄkya, from ÅÄkya will come Åuddhoda, and from Åuddhoda will come LÄá¹
gala. From LÄá¹
gala will come Prasenajit, and from Prasenajit, Ká¹£udraka.
: From Ká¹£udraka will come Raá¹aka, from Raá¹aka will come Suratha, and from Suratha will come Sumitra, ending the dynasty. This is a description of the dynasty of Bá¹hadbala.
: The last king in the dynasty of Iká¹£vÄku will be Sumitra; after Sumitra there will be no more sons in the dynasty of the sun-god, and thus the dynasty will end.