Siva sits in bliss while humans carry on with their evolution
Man Worshiping a Sivalingam
Lord Siva in his cosmic dance
A devotee's devotion to Lord Siva lifts him up out of worldliness, while another is mired in greed.
Devotee sitting in front of a siva lingam all of which is seen through encircling hair
Siva is source of Shruti