Story: Demarcating the Boundaries of Madurai with a Snake

Tiruvilayadal Puranam

Man worshipping at Sivalingam, Temple, Snake outlining a village

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Remember, your powers of observation are cultivated by abstinence from excessive talk. That is all you have to do to begin with--be more silent and observing, not wasting or dissipating this most vital power.
—Gurudeva