Over the years, the internet has served as the platform to several unknown talents. Adding to the list, a video of a cab driver speaking fluent Sanskrit has gone viral on social media platforms.
The short clip of a driver conversing with a passenger in Sanskrit surfaced recently and have grabbed thousands of eyeballs as netizens cannot stop hailing the cabbie for his skills. As per media reports, the video was shot in Bengaluru by Vishwa Hindu Parishad member Girish Bharadwaja, who was riding in the back seat. He captioned the video saying, "Sanskrit speaking cab driver in Bengaluru"
Watch the video here:
The smiling cabbie's stronghold in the ancient Indian language has got everyone talking online and garnered a lot of praise on the micro-blogging site. While the language is considered a 'dead' for its reduced flow, the video has inspired many on the internet to learn the language.
Here's how netizens are reacting to the post:
As per media reports, the cabbie serves with Uber and also teaches the language at Rajajinagar, Bengaluru. He reportedly hails from a family of farmers, and had decided to learn the language when he was 10.