A Women Departs Bhuloka and Reaches the Feet of Siva

Siva welcomes a soul into the Sivaloka

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
A satguru is needed because the mind is so cunning and the ego is a self-perpetuating mechanism. It is he who inspires, assists, guides and impels the shishya toward the Self of himself.
—Gurudeva