Kadaitswami (Muktiyananda) at Mandaitivu

Kadaitswami, with his ever-present umbrella.

Photo of  Gurudeva
The uninitiated might ask: "What is it like to be in the clear white light?" The young aspirant may reply, "It is as simple as sitting in a darkened room, closing the eyes in deep concentration and finding the entire inside of the cranium turning into light."
—Gurudeva