Biography of King of Kush Alara (780-760 a.C.)

(Alr) Seventh King of Kush and the real founder of the Egyptian kushite dynasty (the 25th). This character, documented in various stelae after his reign, despite being qualified as sovereign did not govern as such in Egypt. He/She was married to Kasaqa, who gave it as a daughter to Tabiry, one of the wives of King Piankhi. A brother of Alara was Kashta, first kushite King known in Egypt.