Tirukkural 189: Not Back Biting

The world through charity supports the weight of those who reproach others observing their absence.

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
We begin to consciously dance with Siva, to move with the sacred flow that surrounds us, to accept praise and blame, joy and sorrow, prosperity and adversity in equanimity, the fruit of understanding.
—Gurudeva