An Extended Family Gathers Near Siva as He Prepares Puja

Person sitting on the floor with Puja supplies and other villagers around him

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
It is by means of worship of and meditation on God that our self-created sufferings are softened and assuaged. God is the God of all--of the believers within all religions, and of the nonbelievers, too.