man is punishing himself by taking an axe to his

man is punishing himself by taking an axe to his legs; siva watching

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
"Aum Namah Sivaya," the Saivite chants. Aum Namah Sivaya feeds his soul, brightens his intellect and quells his instinctive mind.
—Gurudeva