He was quite happy ruling ruthlessly, until one day he received some bad news from Heaven. A mysterious voice informed him that his half-sister Devaki would shortly give birth to a demon-destroying hero and now might be a good time to reconsider his life insurance policy.
Kamsa was furious and hit on the amazingly original plan of killing all his nephews. But baby Krishna escaped and you can guess the rest.
Kamsa Facts and Figures
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Kansa
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
Role: Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating: BAD, best avoided
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Article last revised on September 18, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders
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