Scene: Siva Cares for Piglets Orphaned by the King's Hunters

Tiruvilayadal Puranam

A hunting party led by the king in Kuruvaruntha-thurai, near Madurai, killed a pair of pigs who had 12 babies. Hearing the baby pigs' cires, merciful Lord Siva comes to their aid.

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