The ruler of Pragjyotisha, the brave Bhagadatta is the foremost of those holding the elephant hook (skilled in fighting from the neck of a war-elephant) and is skilled also in fighting from a car. (5,168)
Bhagadatta, the Pragyotisha king, fought in Kurukshetra War as a general under the Kaurava generallisimo Bhishma. (6-65,75,82,84,96,112,114,115,117)
He also fought under Drona another Kaurava generalissimo. (7-20,24,25,26,27).
He was slain by Arjuna. (7,27)
King Vajradatta of Pragjyotisha
After the Kurukshetra War, Arjuna fought a war with Bhagadatta's son Vajradatta, at Pragjyotisha, to collect tribute for......