Candrahāsa

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By Jit Majumdar

Sometimes transliterated as: Candrahasa, CandrahAsa, Candrahaasa


  1. smile of the moon; smile like the moon’s
  2. moonbeam; a pleasing smile
  3. the sword of Rāvaņa that was gifted to him by Śiva (V. Rām.); a king of Kerala who was the son of Sudhārmika and a friend of Kŗşņa (Bg. Pur.); the bow of Śiva (Ś. Pur.).