The Dobie Collecting Laundry from Villagers

The dobie is the village washerman who visits each home and collects laundry to be washed, then delivers it clean.

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Among the most intimate, personal forms of communication is the written prayer to the devas or to God. Burned in Agni's sacred fire, it disintegrates in the physical world and quickly re-forms in the astral world.
—Gurudeva