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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.)