The night of the thirteenth day of month of Chaitra, Queen Trishala had many dreams. These dreams filled her with wonder. She woke up her husband, King Sidharth and told him what she saw in the the dreams. He told her that these dreams seemed very auspicious.

The number of dreams is 14 according to the Svetambara tradition and 16 according to the Digambara tradition.

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