Shiva Lord of the dance protector one who destroys all negative energy servant to the Goddess Kali Ma Call upon Shiva when you are ready to shake things up in your life. Be ready for he moves quickly. Want to move a little slower call upon his Son Ganesha
Shiva consumed the poison in an act to protect the universe - Drinking of this gross poison was a small matter for Shiva. In the 'Linga Purana' Shiva said there is still much poison in this world and those who could drink that poison are the real heroes. (note similarity to what Jesus did)
Nataraja Symbolism. A depiction of the god Shiva as the cosmic dancer who performs his divine dance to destroy a weary universe and make preparations for the god Brahma to start the process of creation. Dancing is seen as an art in which the artist and the art s/he creates are one and the same, thought to evoke the oneness of God and creation.