Scene: Viranminda Nayanar

Periyapuranam

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

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Saivites consider it most important to live near a Siva temple, and we build one wherever we find ourselves in the world. This is a most meritorious act, earning blessings in this life and the next.
—Gurudeva