acrylic on paper
"Indra is considered to
be the king of the gods. Like Zeus, his Greek counterpart, he was the lord
of the thunderbolt. His four wives included Menaka and Urvashi, two of the
most bewitching beauties of the Devaloka. Often these two women were
sent to earth to distract men of power and meditating sages. Indra never considered it wrong to exploit them, if it enhanced his own
have always felt, that despite all their beauty and position, Menaka and
Urvasha must have been very sad."