Tirukkural 675: Modes of Action

Do an act after a due consideration of the (following) five, viz. money, means, time, execution and place.

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Once a profound relationship is developed with Lord Muruga, then with the guru's permission and guidance, true yoga may commence. Otherwise, no matter how long one sits in meditation, no matter how hard one tries, it is just sitting, it is just trying.
—Gurudeva