Converting to Another Hindu Sect

An e-devotee from New Zealand asks is it is possible and beneficial to officially convert from one sect to another within Hinduism, such as from Vaishnavism to Saivism. Gurudeva says, "Yes."

Photo of  Gurudeva
It is the older folk, the wiser folk, the experienced elders, who have lived longer and therefore can see further, to whom youth should be listening.
—Gurudeva