KBC 2021: According to Hindu scriptures, who was the grandfather of the asura king Mahabali?

Hiranyakashipu

Prahlad

Hiranyaksha

Ravana

Answer: Prahlad

Mahabali is a Hindu ruler who appears in Hindu scriptures as a Daitya king. He is Prahlada's grandson and a descendant of the sage Kashyapa.

In ancient scriptures such as the Shatapatha Brahmana, Ramayana, Mahabharata, and Puranas, there are various variations of his narrative. According to mythology, Lord Vishnu's Vamana Avatar sent him beneath the Earth to Patal or the Underworld.

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