[INDOLOGY] A distraction from the Coronavirus

Madhav Deshpande mmdesh at umich.edu
Wed Apr 8 13:19:05 UTC 2020

A distraction from the Coronavirus

विश्वामित्रो मुनि: प्राह मेनकां स नवार्भकाम् ।
कोरोनाभयभीतोऽहं जहामि त्वां प्रियामपि ।।

The great sage Vishvamitra said to Menaka who had just delivered a baby:
“Scared of the danger of the Coronavirus, I am going to abandon you, though
I love you.”

Madhav M. Deshpande
Professor Emeritus, Sanskrit and Linguistics
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
Senior Fellow, Oxford Center for Hindu Studies

[Residence: Campbell, California, USA]

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