Bhairava is One with the Transcendant Siva and Nataraja

Bhairava or Rudra, Siva as yogi,

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Devotees seek a satguru who teaches them to understand suffering, and brings them into the intentional hardships of sadhana and tapas leading to liberation from the cycles of experience in the realm of duality.