In Spite of a Man's Malicious Intent, The Sadhu Blesses and Garlands Him

Guru puts garland on devotee who formerly intended to hurt him

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
If difficult things are happening to you and your mind is disturbed because of them and you have mental arguments within you because you can't accept your own karma, go to the feet of Lord Siva in your mind.
—Gurudeva