Nandi is a symbolism of eternal waiting, because waiting is considered the greatest virtue inIndian culture. One who knows how to simply sit and wait is naturally meditative. Nandi is not expecting Shiva to come out tomorrow. He is not anticipating or expecting anything. He is just waiting. He will wait forever. That quality is the essence of receptivity. Before you go into a temple, you must have the quality of Nandi – to simply sit. You are not trying to go to heaven, you are not trying

Nandi is a symbolism of eternal waiting, because waiting is considered the greatest virtue inIndian culture. One who knows how to simply sit and wait is naturally meditative. Nandi is not expecting Shiva to come out tomorrow. He is not anticipating or expecting anything. He is just waiting. He will wait forever. That quality is the essence of receptivity. Before you go into a temple, you must have the quality of Nandi – to simply sit. You are not trying to go to heaven, you are not trying

Kali - my guide and divine ass-kicker. Sometimes wish she was gentler with me.

Kali - my guide and divine ass-kicker. Sometimes wish she was gentler with me.

Mahayogi

Mahayogi

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