Muruga defeats Surapadman

Muruga, the commander-in-chief of the army of the Devas confronts and defeats the asura Surapadman at the seaside temple Thiruchendur.

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
On the lips of Saivites throughout the world resounds the proclamation "God Siva is Immanent Love and Transcendent Reality." It is a statement of fact, a summation of truth.
—Gurudeva