Results for: Bodhinatha

What Is the Nature of Our Soul?

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2017-04-27

"The essence of the soul is Pure Consciousness and Absolute Reality." There are three bodies, shariras, five sheaths, koshas, an inner and an outer aura. The chakras are...

The Three Worlds; Surrender the Ego Through Devotion

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2017-04-13

"The temple enables us to feel the presence of God, Gods and devas." We use our inner eyes to see what's going on in the temple, the three worlds. In...

Our Holy Scriptures; the Greatness of the Tirukural

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2017-03-22

Within our Saiva Siddhanta Holy Scriptures the Saiva Agamas explain the basis of temple ceremonies and worship plus...

What is the Nature of Life for Saivites?

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2017-03-06

"Stand strong for Saivism." The nature of life for Saivites is to turn work into worship, to turn the secular into...

Four Stages On the Path of Personal Evolution

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2017-02-24

The soul body takes many lifetimes to mature. The height of divine consciousness: There is no difference between...

Our Affirmation of Faith - All-Pervasive Love, Absolute Reality

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2017-02-27

"God Siva is Immanent Love and Transcendent Reality." Devotion is present in each of Saiva Siddhanta's four paths in our relationship to God. When we...

What is the Nama Sivaya Mantra?

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2017-02-13

The letter "Ya" in the Panchakshara Mantra, Namasivaya, stands for the soul. Bodhinatha uses the Panchakshara Mantra to...

Lord Nataraja, The Meaning of Siva's Dance

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2017-02-05

Initially we're looking at the world. By Siva's revealing grace, anugraha, ultimately we turn toward God. The soul...

Siva's Traditional Forms, Pancha Brahman, Cycle of Desire

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2017-01-28

"Every form is a form of Siva." The Sivalinga symbolizes Siva's formless state. Yantras for Siva temples involve the Panchakshara Mantra. Kadavul represents Si,...