Rajyabhisheka

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Ram Rajyabhishek

Rajyabhisheka (राज्याभिषेक) is a late Vedic ceremony of crowning a monarch.[1] It also refers to anointing (crowning) government officials, particularly heads of state, at the time of taking power or to mark a signal achievement.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ramdev P. Kathuria (1987). Life in the courts of Rajasthan, during the 18th century. S. Chand. ISBN 8121901448.