Adi Shankarar - Smarta Tradition Deities

Adi Shankarar with Shiva, Parvati, Vishnu, Ganesha, Muruga and Surya

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Performing daily sadhana, keeping good company, pilgrimaging to holy places, seeing to others' needs--these evoke the higher energies, direct the mind to useful thoughts and avoid the creation of troublesome new karmas.
—Gurudeva