She was a demoness who tried to make a sucker out of the baby Krishna.
Getting a job as a wet nurse, she put poison on her nipples. Krishna sucked so hard he sucked her inside out, and left nothing but an empty skin.
How the baby chuckled — poison indeed! He had the digestion of an immortal. We hate to think who had the job of changing his nappies.
Pûtanâ Facts and Figures
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
Role: Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating: BAD, best avoided
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Article last revised on September 18, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders
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