cmlover wrote:otherwise especially in bhaktigItams Lord may give what is requested as in the famous vedic story of 'indrashatrurvadasva' invoked by vrittira's father which destroyed his own son in the battle with indra!
Small correction.indraSatrur vadha
sva. As you well know, vada is speak while vadha is to slay. Indra would then have to keep talking all the time and become vAgISa
There is also this instance of the King(I forget who) saying "sarpa sarpa" (meaning faster! Hasten!)to the RShis that were carrying his palanquin and ended up being granted the birth of a snake!