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Ananta Padmanābha Rao
Raḷḷapaḷḷi Ananta Kriṣhṇa Sharma
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1 A name of the serpent Śeṣa. Following the pralaya, the dissolution of the universe, Viṣṇu is depicted sleeping on Śeṣa in the interval that comes between two world periods (kalpas). See also Ādiśeṣa.
2 An epithet of various gods.
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