Kneeling in Front of a Warrior, A Couple Begs for Their Lives

Tiruvilayadal Puranam

A Ksahtriya has dismembered a person, and a frightened couple plead his mercy.

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Affectionate detachment is stronger than any attachment could possibly be, because attachment is created through unfulfilled desire, salted and peppered with fear.
—Gurudeva