Rāvaṇa

From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia

By Swami Harshananda

Sometimes transliterated as: Ravana, RAvaNa, Raavana


Rāvaṇa literally means ‘one who shook the worlds through his roaring’.


References

  • The Concise Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Swami Harshananda, Ram Krishna Math, Bangalore