Story: Siva's Upadesha to the Birds

Tiruvilayadal Puranam

Guru by a tree sitting talking to people

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Siva's devotees cultivate a contemplative nature by meditating daily, seeking the light, drawing the lesson from each experience and identifying with infinite intelligence, not with body, emotion or intellect. Aum.
—Gurudeva