Father of Suddhodana, and therefore grandfather of the
Buddha. His father was Jayasena.
Sīhahanu had five sons and two daughters:
His wife was Kaccānā (Mhv.ii.15f.; Dpv. iii.44f).
Till the time of Sīhahanu, great friendship existed
between the Sākiyans and the
Asita was his purohita.