Small Standing Ganesha with Goad and Tusk in Hand;

Small standing Ganesha with Goad and Tusk in hand; Mushika Looks On

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
The holy vel is our release from ignorance into knowledge, our release from vanity into modesty, our release from sinfulness into purity through tapas.
—Gurudeva