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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Meditation can be sustained only if one lives a wholesome life, free from emotional entanglements and adharmic deeds.
—Gurudeva