Above: Thieves Break into the Temple Below: A Poor Old Woman Pawns Her Anklets.

Thieves rob the Hundi and steal jewelry; An old woman has to sell her anklets

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
To the Saivite Hindu, all of life is sacred. All of life is religion. Thus, Saivite art is sacred art, Saivite music is devotional music, and the Saivite's business is not only his livelihood, it is his service to man and God.