Indian Mythology (by ApamNapat)

Hidimbi - Rakshasa wife of Bheema


Hidimbi was a Rakshasa maiden, the sister of Hidimbi. She fell in love with Bheema and tried to save him and his brothers, the Pandavas from the wrath of her brother Hidimba. Her efforts were futile, and a battle ensued between her brother and Bheema. Hidimba was killed. Hidimbi married Bheema and had a son named Ghatotkacha.

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