Gurudeva on his Peedham attended by Devotees.

Gurudeva sitting on his Peedham chair with devotees in front of him

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
The Self, Parasiva, can be realized only when the devotee turns away from the world and enters the cave within as a way of life through initiation and under vows.
—Gurudeva