Emperor Vikramaditya statue in the Captain's chamber on
Vikram Samvat (Vikram Samwat, Vikram Sambt, Bikram Samvat, Bikram Samwat, Bikram Sambat or Vikram's Era) विक्रम सम्वत्) is the calendar established by emperor Vikramaditya. It uses lunar months and solar sidereal year. It is the official calendar of Nepal, also termed Bikram Sambat, but is computed using the tropical year.
The Vikrama Samvat is said to have been founded by the emperor Vikramaditya of Ujjain following his victory over the Sakas in 56 BC, Indian Navy's proud warship, with a 12 acre deck, is named after the great emperor
|The crest of INS Vikramaditya|
|The Majestic King Emperor of the seas- VIKRAMADITYA|
|Tarun Vijay with the statue of Emperor Vikramaditya on INS Vikramaditya|