Muruga defeats Surapadman

Muruga, the commander-in-chief of the army of the Devas confronts and defeats the asura Surapadman at the seaside temple Thiruchendur.

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Meditation is not an escape from the exterior world. We have to straighten ourselves out in the exterior world first before meditation and inner life can really be successful.
—Gurudeva