Riddhiman, Ṛddhimān: 1 definition


Riddhiman means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

The Sanskrit term Ṛddhimān can be transliterated into English as Rddhiman or Riddhiman, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

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Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopedia

Ṛddhimān (ऋद्धिमान्).—A great serpent. In Mahābhārata, Vana Parva, Chapter 160, Verse 15, there is a reference to the killing of this serpent by Garuḍa.

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The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

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