Temptation of a sage (Vishwamitra?) by Apsara (Menaka?)

Stories abound of celestial nymphs, asparas, sent by Indra to tempt sages. The story of Vishwamitra and Menaka is from the Ramayana.

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
If you sincerely want to make headway in meditation and continue to do so year after year after year, you have to approach it in a very positive, systematic way.
—Gurudeva