A Brahmin from Kerala went to, Kashi to
have darshan of Kashi Viswanatha. There he met a group of sanyasins. One of them asked him
where he hailed from. The latter replied "Talasseri" (as Tellicherry is known in
"Is it Talasseri where the holy Tiruvangad is situated was the next question.
"Yes," the Brahmin replied.
"Then, why should you leave such a sacred place and come all the way to Kashi?"
the sanyasins asked in chorus.
Author - K.R. Vaidyanathan