Story: Demarcating the Boundaries of Madurai with a Snake

Tiruvilayadal Puranam

Man worshipping at Sivalingam, Temple, Snake outlining a village

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Through pranayama, through mantra, through tantra, wielding an indomitable will, the last forces of form, time and space subside, as the yogi, deep in nirvikalpa samadhi, merges into Parasiva.
—Gurudeva