Valluvan, Thilagarani and their daughter Kayshana are here from Malaysia on their third pilgrimage. They have attended Gurudeva mahasamadhi events, Skanda Shasthi pujas, and now wanted to attend Ganesha Chaturti here.
In our teachings we're both monistic and theistic. In the beliefs of Saivism the idea of the three worlds is the basis and key to understanding temple worship, theism. The inner worlds are there to help you. The essence of the soul is already the same as the essence of God Siva, monism. You just have to find it.