From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia

By Swami Harshananda

Sometimes transliterated as: Dandaka, DaNDaka, Dandaka

Prince Daṇḍaka was one of the sons of the famous king Ikṣvāku. He by his sinful behavior exemplifies that how a person can render even a fertile land into a desert.


  • The Concise Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Swami Harshananda, Ram Krishna Math, Bangalore