Cakravāna

From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia

By Jit Majumdar

Sometimes transliterated as: Cakravana, CakravAna, Cakravaana


  1. possessor of the discus
  2. another name for Vişņu and Kŗşņa; a mountain frequently mentioned in the Purāņas where Viśvakarmā constructed the Sudarśana discuss (V. Rām.)