Shankaracharya with Siva and Vishnu, Devi, Ganesha, Muruga

Shankaracharya with mahadevas

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Anyone can strengthen another's faith through encouragement, personal example, good natured humoring, praise, flattery, adulation, or take it away by the opposite methods.
—Gurudeva