From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia
By Jit Majumdar
Sometimes transliterated as: Animandavya, AnImAndavya, Animaandavya
- māndavya of the spike (aņī)
- a muņi, who was wrongly suspected of theft and was punished by being impaled on a spike, and was left with the remnant of the spike point in his body when later he was found to be innocent and the spike cut off (M. Bh.).