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Radha, Foster Mother Of Karna
Radha was the wife Adhiratha and the foster-mother of Karna.

Radha was the foster-mother of Karna. She was the King Dhritarashtra`s charioteer, Adhiratha, a suta.

Radha nurtured Karna as her son, after his own mother Kunti exposed him on the banks of the Yamuna.

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(Last Updated on : 6/12/2010)
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