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

Tiruvilayadal Puranam

Siva Takes the Body of the Slain Mother Pig in Order to Feed the Orphaned Baby Pigs

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
It is wise to have a free mind, a clear, serene and relaxed attitude toward life before partaking of food. That is why people on the inner path traditionally meditate for a moment, chant a mantra or say a prayer before a meal.
—Gurudeva