Or had been it because intercourse now is easier to know, being universal, as compared to social information that is certain to Asia?

Or had been it because intercourse now is easier to know, being universal, as compared to social information that is certain to Asia? In the interpretation of the passage, Sir Richard Burton makes a fundamental error that plagues his entire translation: as soon as the text puzzles him, in Sanskrit, he translates the thirteenth-century commentary […]