The word Shiva means propitious. The deity is depicted both as a static as well as a dynamic principle. In the Shiva-Shakti context, he is the principle of changeless and a supreme state of peace and joy, attainment of which is the goal of human life, as we have already seen. In the dynamic aspect, He is the creator, preserver and destroyer of the universe. Bring home this spiritual idol to give higher positive energy .