He stopped to find
out the cause. When scrutinised, he found a tiny tot on the Sivagiri hill then
found lower. In the exchange of words, followed by fighting, the demon was
killed. At the intervention of Agasthya, he was given life.
compassionate Muruga ordered the first worship to him in his temple in addition
to making him his dwarapalaka at his request, as his loyalty pleased him. And
the practice of offering pujas first is being followed since then. Does this not
stand testifying his omni-compassion?