man meditating on a wooden platform; man standing in water

man meditating on a wooden platform; man standing in water up to his chest with flowers around him

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Nothing is more precious than the first soul-quickening, life-changing shaktipata from a guru. Nothing is more central to spiritual awakening than the progressive dikshas, or initiations, he bestows.
—Gurudeva