Vishnu and Mahabali

Vishnu and Balivamana The story emerges from a line in the Rig Veda: "Vishnu strode over this universe: in three places, he planted his step".

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Namah Sivaya has such power, the mere intonation of these syllables reaps its own reward in salvaging the soul from bondages of the treacherous instinctive mind and the steel bands of a perfected externalized intellect.
—Gurudeva