Converting to Another Hindu Sect

An e-devotee from New Zealand asks is it is possible and beneficial to officially convert from one sect to another within Hinduism, such as from Vaishnavism to Saivism. Gurudeva says, "Yes."

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To be affectionately detached--that is a power. That is a wisdom. That is a love greater than any emotional love, a love born of understanding.
—Gurudeva