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cakravartin

or chak·ra·var·tin

[chuhk-ruh-vahr-tin]
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noun
  1. (in Indian philosophy, politics, etc.) an ideal, universal, enlightened ruler, under whom the world exists in justice and peace.

Origin of cakravartin

From Sanskrit
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Historical Examples

  • It is also called the “great man” (Mahapurusha) or the “victorious lord” (Cakravartin).

    The Christ Myth

    Arthur Drews