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
Performing daily sadhana, keeping good company, pilgrimaging to holy places, seeing to others' needs--these evoke the higher energies, direct the mind to useful thoughts and avoid the creation of troublesome new karmas.
—Gurudeva