Dhŗtimān

From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia

By Jit Majumdar

Sometimes transliterated as: Dhrtiman, DhRtimAn, Dhrritimaan


  1. (also spelt as dhŗtimat) steadfast; firm; resolute; patient
  2. fortuitous; reliable; unwavering; protecting
  3. a son of the Manu Raivata (Hv. Pur.); a ŗşi of the 13th manvantara (Hv. Pur.); a grandson of Ańgiras.