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- Origin of Ravana's name 2 answers
There are many stories in and among one where the great Lanka king Ravana meets the almighty lord, the symbol of yoga Shiva. Some say until this happened, he was called as the king Dashanan but after that when Lord Shiva titled him as Ravana, Henceforth, he became famous as Ravana. Is this true or there is any other reason for his name?