vātsya वात्स्य

Definition: Descendant of Vatsa' is the name of one or more teachers. One is mentioned in the śāñkhāyana Aranyaka, where the Aitareya Araṇyaka in the parallel passage has Bādhva. Others occur in the Vaṃśas (lists of teachers) of the Bṛhadāraṇyaka Upaniṣad as pupils of Kuśri, śāṇdilya, or another Vātsya, while a Vātsya is mentioned in the śatapatha Brāhmana.

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