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.

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Religion is the connection between the three worlds, and temple worship is how you can get your personal connection with the inner worlds.
—Gurudeva