Scene: Siva Cares for Piglets Orphaned by the King's Hunters

Tiruvilayadal Puranam

A hunting party led by the king in Kuruvaruntha-thurai, near Madurai, killed a pair of pigs who had 12 babies. Hearing the baby pigs' cires, merciful Lord Siva comes to their aid.

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Our religion tells us that because we love God Siva, we love one another, for God Siva loves all of us. Our religion tells us that God Siva is like a father and a mother, not a vengeful God, but a God of love who helps us.
—Gurudeva