Vishvamitra and Menaka, or An Abstinent Versus a Stalker Seductress

Dr. Folklore’s Dating Advice for Mythical Folks (№38)

Origin Story: In ancient India, Vishwamitra is a revered sage (or spiritually wise person), and is intense about his “ascetic practice,” meaning he does not give in to sensual desires in order to obtain spiritual goals. Indra…



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