Showing posts with label Dashamukha. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Dashamukha. Show all posts

Hinduism - Who Is Dashamukha? What Does Dashamukha Mean?


 ("ten-faced") is a Sanskrit word that means "ten-faced." This was one of Ravana, the demon-king of Lankaepithets ,'s in the Ramayana, the earlier of the two major Indian epics. 

Ravana's name is descriptive, since he possesses 10 heads. 



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