Shiva and Parvati in the Himalayas

Shiva and Parvati, the "Divine Couple"

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
There is no intrinsic evil. God Siva has created the principle of opposites, which are the means for the soul's maturation--beauty and deformity, light and darkness, love and hate, joy and sorrow.
—Gurudeva