Mother of Mahinda and
Sanghamittā and wife of
She was the daughter of Deva of Vedisagiri.
Asoka met and married her while on his way to
Ujjeni, there to become Viceroy.
When he became king, Devī continued to live at Vedisagiri (Mhv.Xiii.6ff;
She is sometimes called Vedisa-devī (MT.324).