Page1 Author - Dharamsey M. Khatau
Manu was the Son of
God. He was the first man. He was king of the land. We are all born of Manu.So we are
called Manushyas or Manavas.
God gave Manu
Satarupa as his queen. God gave him the earth to rule. Manu had two sons. Priyavrata and
Uttanapada. He had three daughters, Aakooti, Devahooti and Prasooti.Priyavrata divided the
world into seven dwipas or continents.
Uttanapada was the father of the great Dhruva.The daughters of
Manu too were famous. Manu wrote the Dharma Sastra, the Rules of Good Life, for his
children. Even today we follow his