the mine of 10Durvasa, the host hesitated; at the same time
unwilling to forgo the merit of vrata that used huge money and time Pressurised
by the counsel, he sipped a spoonful to strike the golden mean
Yet he shuddered
; for, he cared more for sticking on to tenets than wean.
a leisurely bath and noon puja, the guest came to honour hospitality
learnt-the host had sipped water against the decorum of hospitality
into ungovernable rage, plucking out released a 11 jata duly chanted Changing
itself into a fiend, it was about to pounce on host as chartered.
before the shade of the hideous fiend fell on that 12Bhagavatothama
emanated from his halo 13Sudarsana and smashed the 14pretadhama
And to ! it
whizzed past against Durvasa to disintegrate him on the spot Frightened
terribly, he made a dash to taking shelter under a safe spot.
Seeing the divine disc coming fast, he directed his run to 15Brahmaloka
with break neck speed, implored Bramha to rid of that 16Naraka Envisioning the
past, He pleaded inability against that powerful weapon
But directed to
Siva, who with 17Trisula could shield from that weapon.
10) a famous sage noted for his short temper.
11) flock of hair.
12) eminent devotee.
13) Sri Maha Vishnu's disc.
14) a mean ghost.
15) the abode of Brahma.
17) trindent of Lord Maheswar.