Lord Vayu, the Wind God, on His Vahana the Deer

The Vedic deity Vayu, God of wind and air, rides through the clouds on his vahana.

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
One who performs japa properly will realize what he knows. You see, japa opens up the inner mind and focuses the energies of certain chakras, which are consciousness encased within the psychic nerve ganglia of the nadi network.
—Gurudeva