A Sanskrit speaking cab driver from Bangalore has taken the social media by storm by his sheer proficiency in the ancient Indian language. The video shared by Girish Bharadwaja on Twitter shows the cab driver speaking fluently with him in Sanskrit. The clip of 45 seconds was posted on June 11 and ever since then has got more than 6,000 likes.
Girish Calls Users To Make Cabbie Famous
Girish Bharadwaja through the video on Twitter have called for more views and urged users to make the cabbie with talent more famous. The video has a caption, “Sanskrit speaking cab driver in Bengaluru”.
Sanskrit speaking cab driver in Bengaluru?? pic.twitter.com/2Kc5tRrnzU
— Girish Bharadwaj (@Girishvhp) June 11, 2019
Girish is an entrepreneur and belongs to Vishwa Hindu Parishad which is an Indian right-wing Hindu nationalist organization that support Hindutva ideologies. The video has impressed the netizens very much and they have retweeted the video more than 2,500 times.
One of the posts on Twitter says, “How I wish to learn to speak in fluent Sanskrit”. There are many more such tweets. Check them out here!
I thought I had forgotten the language which I learnt in school for 5 years
I could understand the conversation!!!
— Anil P Joseph (@Anil4Joseph) June 12, 2019
मन प्रसन्न कर देने वाला संवाद l
— Hindu Jyoti?? (@jyotiranghar) June 13, 2019
omg. hearing Sanskrit after a long time !!
— Niramay Gogate (@GNiramay) June 13, 2019
Get this man a shield.
— Pradeep (@Deepu5_11) June 12, 2019
— Dewali Deb (@dewali_de) June 13, 2019
Excellent ,God bless him , I think schools shud intro Sanskrit. In curriculum
— Ushagopal (@Ushagopal5) June 12, 2019
Wow. That sounds beautiful. I hope the schools taught Sanskrit with so that it could be used as a spoken language. Although I studied Sanskrit for a while in my school, but could never imagine speaking in the language. May be the teaching pattern is flawed or I had a raw deal.
— Soothsayer (@Self_Plagiarism) June 13, 2019