7 mysteries Revealed about Shiva :

1 Why Snake?

Snakes are a symbol of awareness.

You can’t be asleep with a snake around your neck!

2 Why Ashes?

To remind you of the impermanence of life; knowing that we live life fully.

3 Is the Moon an Ornament?

The moon and the mind are connected. To be happy in all phases of life, you have to have a say over the mind.

4 Why Damru?

It has the same shape as the symbol of infinity. Shiva is the unbound infinite consciousness!

5 Trishul – A Weapon?

Shiva rules over the three gunas represented in the trishul. Yet he encourages everyone to do their dharma – to act and stand up for truth.

6 Blue Bodied

The sky is limitless and so is Shiva.

The sky is blue and Shiva is blue too.

7 What about Ganga?

Ganga represents gyan (knowledge). Wisdom dawns naturally when you are established in the Shiva.