Rahul, a popular male name in India, has a variety of meanings. The earliest meaning found in the Upanishads is "conqueror of all miseries". Rahul also means "traveler" in Arabic. Buddha's son was also called Rahul, meaning "relation". Another meaning of Rahul is "offspring of lightning".
Rahul is an Indian film directed and produced by Prakash Jha. The film stars Neha, Neena Kulkarni and Gulshan Grover are in leadroles.