Siva as Trimurthy with Three Consorts; Parvati Observes an Apsara with Veena.

Tiruvilayadal Puranam

women looking to the sky seeing another women playing music and dancing; 4 faced person near a temple

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Once a profound relationship is developed with Lord Muruga, then with the guru's permission and guidance, true yoga may commence. Otherwise, no matter how long one sits in meditation, no matter how hard one tries, it is just sitting, it is just trying.
—Gurudeva