Son of Mahāsāgara, who was the king of
Upasāgara's elder brother was Sāgara, and when their father died,
Upasāgara became his brother's viceroy. Having been suspected of an intrigue in
the king's zenana, he fled to the court of Upakamsa in
Asitañjano. There he fell
in love with Devagabbhā, and when she was with child he married her and they
lived in Govadhamāna.
Their children were the notorious Andhakavenhu-dāsaputtā.