Dattatreyas Guru No 1

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This is covered in Srimad Bhagvatam.

Once King Yadu saw Avadhoot Lord Dattatreya (Avadhoot is one who has relinquished all worldly desires) in a forest and addressed him "Sir, you are indeed quite capable, energetic and wise. Such as you are, why do you live in the forest, free from all desires? Even though you have neither kith and kin nor even a family, how could you be so blissful and self-contented?"

Avadhoot Lord Dattatreya replied,
"My bliss and contentment are the fruits of self- realization. I have gained the necessary wisdom from the whole creation, through 24 Gurus.

Guru No. 1
Earth: Lord Dattatreya replied The earth along with its mountains and rivers is my first guru. All creatures, in accordance with their previous store of karma (action) assume different physical forms and live on earth. People plough, dig and tread the earth. They light fires on it. Still, the earth does not swerve from its course even by a hair’s breadth. On the other hand, it feeds and houses all creatures. Seeing this, I learned that the wise one should never swerve from his vow of patience, love and righteousness under any circumstances and one should dedicate his life for the welfare of living beings.