1Enakshi Ganguly = "Kapila was a Vedic sage credited as one of the founders of the Samkhya school of philosophy. Traditional Hindu sources describe Kapil as a descendant of Manu, a great-grandson of Brahma. The Bhagavad Gita depicts Kapila as a yogi hermit with highly developed siddhis, or spiritual powers."
3Enakshi Ganguly = ""The Bhagavad Gita depicts Kapila as a yogi hermit with highly developed siddhis, or spiritual powers.Many of the details about sage Kapila’s life are described in Book 3 of the Bhagavata Purana, where it is mentioned that his parents were Kardama Muni and Devahuti. After his father left home, Kapila instructed his mother, Devahuti in the philosophy of yoga and devotional worship of Lord Vishnu, enabling her to achieve liberation (moksha).Kapila is also mentioned by Krishna in the Bhagavad Gita:Of all trees I am the banyan tree, and of the sages among the demigods I am Narada. Of the Gandharvas I am Citraratha, and among perfected beings I am the sage Kapila. (10.26)""