UTTANKA. A sage dwelling in the desert who obtains a boon
from Krishna: when he needs water in the desert, it will be given to him. Yet
when Krishna comes to him in the guise of an outcaste hunter and offers him
water polluted with urine, Uttanka refuses the offer. You can read the story
of Uttanka and Krishna in an Excerpt from The Singer Of The Eternal Beyond by
Languages MLLL-4993. Indian Epics. Laura Gibbs, Ph.D.
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