According to scriptures and Purana’s (Bhagavata purana) Lord Krishna had eight wives. Rukmini, was Krishna’s first wife and chief queen (Patrani) of Dwarka. She was the incarnation of goddess Lakshmi.
Below is the list of all eight wives of Lord Krishna.
Name of Eight Wives of Lord Krishna
|Names||Who they are?|
|Rukmini||Daughter of Bhishmaka, the king of Vidarbha|
|Satyabhama||Incarnation of Mother earth & Daughter of Satrajit|
|Jambavati||Daughter of Jambavan|
|Kalindi||Daughter of God Surya and saranyu and the deity of river Yamuna|
|Mitravinda||Daughter of Jayasena, Rajadhidevi|
|Nagnajiti||Daughter of king Nagnajita of Kosala|
|Bhadra||Daughter of Dhrishtaketu & Shrutakirti|
|Lakshmana||Daughter of Brihatsena the King of Madra|