Gurudeva with Trident and Kamandalu, Iraivan Temple in Backround

Gurudeva standing with Iraivan temple in the backround

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
That goal is to realize God Siva in His absolute, or transcendent, state, which when realized is your own ultimate state--timeless, formless, spaceless Truth.
—Gurudeva