Converting to Another Hindu Sect

An e-devotee from New Zealand asks is it is possible and beneficial to officially convert from one sect to another within Hinduism, such as from Vaishnavism to Saivism. Gurudeva says, "Yes."

Photo of  Gurudeva
The person who has a heart full of joy, even if he doesn't have material possessions to speak of, always finds something to give; he gives what he has.
—Gurudeva