Winter: A Woman Applies Herbal Oils to Her Dry Skin

Amid a backdrop of snow-clad hills, fields of sugar cane glow green in the evening light while a woman cares for her skin.

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Sitting in a state of real meditation, one must be more alive and alert than a tight-rope walker suspended without a net on a taut cable three hundred feet above the Earth.
—Gurudeva