Kamsa

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Kamsa the king of Bhoja, son of Ugrasena, and maternal uncle of Lord Krsna. Maddened by greed and anger, he usurped the throne of Mathura and repeatedly sent demons to kill Lord Krsna after hearing a prophecy that the eighth son of his sister Devaki — Krsna — would kill him. He was eventually killed by Lord Krsna when the Lord came to a wrestling tournament in Mathura.

— books Sri Navadvipa-dhama-mahatmya / Glossary