- (in Indian philosophy, politics, etc.) an ideal, universal, enlightened ruler, under whom the world exists in justice and peace.
Origin of cakravartin
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One of his titles is Chakravartin, which means 'the turner of a wheel.'Across India
"If he fails to see these four presaging tokens of an avatra, he will be simply a Chakravartin" (king of earthly kings).
He offers to make him a mighty king of kings (Chakravartin) in seven days.