Soul Mates and Marriage

Our European Pagan asks another question, this one about the Hindu view of soul mates and the purpose of marriage. Gurudeva briefly answers both.

Photo of  Gurudeva
Because Self Realization must be experienced in a physical body, the soul cycles back again and again into flesh to dance with Siva, live with Siva and ultimately merge with Siva in undifferentiated oneness. Yea, jiva is actually Siva.
—Gurudeva