9 Svadharmas or Paths through Life

Nine svadharmas: the student, the traveller, the lonely man, the locksmith (or thief) the paddy farmer, the priest, the teacher, the arbiter, and an imprisioned man

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
You become everything when you merge in Siva, but you are no longer you.
—Gurudeva