Kratu is one of the Prajapatis and the sons of Creator Brahma.
One of the Saptarishi of the first Manvantara.
Father – Lord Brahma
Wife – Sannati, daughter of Sage Daksha
- Samnati brought sixty thousand Valikhilyas, the pigmy sages who were not bigger than a joint of the thumb. These sixty thousand Valikhilyas are located in front of the Sun God and offer him eloquent prayers of glorification.