Tirukkural 322: Joy in Sharing Food

The chief of all (the virtues) which authors have summed up, is the partaking of food that has been shared with others, and the preservation of the mainfold life of other creatures.

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
As the light cannot detach itself from its rays, Lord Siva cannot withdraw Himself from His creations.