Tirukkural 74: Possession of Love

Love begets desire: and that (desire) begets the immeasureable excellence of friendship

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
We neither fear death nor look forward to it, but revere it as a most exalted experience. Life, death and the afterlife are all part of our path to perfect oneness with God.
—Gurudeva