Scene: Siva Cares for Piglets Orphaned by the King's Hunters

Tiruvilayadal Puranam

A hunting party led by the king in Kuruvaruntha-thurai, near Madurai, killed a pair of pigs who had 12 babies. Hearing the baby pigs' cires, merciful Lord Siva comes to their aid.

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Gratitude and appreciation are the key virtues for a better life. They are the spell that is cast to dissolve hatred, hurt and sadness, the medicine which heals subjective states of mind, restoring self-respect, confidence and security.
—Gurudeva