Results for: audio, karma, Bodhinatha

What is Reincarnation?

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2017-11-06

The destiny of all souls without exception is moksha. To achieve moksha we need to engage in the...

Karma, Fate, Destiny

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2017-09-14

"There are three kinds of karma: the karma of all deeds done in our past lives; the karmas we bring into this birth to experience; and the karmas we are making by our actions now." Karma is an automatic system of divine justice. Karma is self-created destiny; a consequence or fruit of...

Who is Lord Murugan?

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2017-06-18

The blessings of Lord Murugan awaken wisdom which resides in his chakra. "Pray to Lord Murugan to unravel the great mysteries of the universe." When we get emotional we...

Why Are We Not All-Knowing? Three Bonds

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2017-05-04

The three bonds/pashas, given by Lord Siva: karma, maya and anava, are there to mature the soul. At...

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...

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,...

God Siva - the Supreme Being

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2017-01-07

Lord Siva is the Supreme Being of the universe, not one of many gods. To Saivites Siva is...

Accept the World, Take Responsibility

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2016-07-28

What is happening in the world is supposed to be happening, not because God wants it to happen...

Temples, Monasteries, Peace

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2016-06-22

A temple helps you be a more peaceful person, live more deeply inside and into our soul nature....

Bondage: Anava, Karma, Maya

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2016-06-06

Why aren't we with God Siva? Bondage: anava, karma and maya. The law of karma is teaching us...

Moksha and The Two Paths

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2016-03-17

Moksha's three aspects: fully realizing God, resolving karma, performing dharma well. The advanced soul. Through many lives, have...

Focus on Moving Forward Toward Moksha

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2016-02-24

Facing challenges that are difficult cause us to mature spiritually. Doing what is next, our personal path of...

Resolve, Mitigate, Dissolve Karma

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2015-12-20

Internalizing and externalizing. Turning within, we're uplifting ourselves. Astrology choreographs and spreads out our karma. Purification, focus on...

Handling Life's Experiences

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2015-06-25

The three gunas: brightness (satya,) activity (rajas), inertia (tamas). Each soul needs a certain amount of experience before...

Progressive Stages of Practice

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2015-02-27

The progressive practice of karma, bhakti and raja yogas. Suffering is caused by our own improper, unwise action,...

Harnessing Reaction; Live in the Box of Dharma

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2015-01-07

Responding and handling karma when feeling mistreated. The goal: insight into our self, get into a more refined...

Face and Accept Karma; Three Ways to Mitigate Karma

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-12-30

Human nature is very strange in that we tend to blame others when things go poorly. Avoid that....

How Is All Karma Finally Resolved If We Make Karma in Each Life?

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-11-16

Bodhinatha answers an interesting question: if we are making karma in each life, how can we ever possibly...

Karma Management Review

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-04-17

Moksha includes resolving karma. Even if you realize God, if you have karma you haven't resolved, you're going...

Nine Ways to Merge With Siva

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-02-27

On Mahasivaratri, February 27, 2014, Satguru Bodhinathaswami comments on Gurudeva's introduction to Merging with Siva, where he elucidates...

Resentment; Control of Speech; Responding Kindly

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-01-25

"Realize That God Is Love." Resentment is a barrier in spiritual life. Accept the Hindu point of view, that whatever happens to...

Mysticism, Patience, Resolving Karma, Astrology

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2013-12-19

Mysticism, direct experience of God, is commonly accepted in Hindu tradition. Principles and practices of Hinduism are designed...

Tradition, Adaption for Modern Life, Karma Yoga

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2013-08-29

God comes when you chant in Sanskrit, the language of invocation; English wouldn't work. Hinduism needs to change...

Understanding Karma

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2013-03-21

Mitigate karma by living a religious life, being disciplined, following dharma, being of service, accepting responsibility. We create...

Find the Self

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2012-10-16

Wrapped up in externalities, upset, life in a swirl, we forget about going within. Be sublime, control actions...

No Need to Ponder Past Lives - Look to the future

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2012-03-23

We are the sum total of actions and reactions set in motion in past lives, recorded in the...

Accepting Mistreatment

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2011-12-27

Create a vibration of love and harmony. Misunderstandings, not cleared up, build year after year. Karma is in...

The Many Benefits of Temple Worship

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2011-10-13

The most important teaching of Gurudeva: "Siva's followers strive for God Realization as the first and foremost goal of life." Gurudeva's mystic and psychic abilities. Gurudeva is the only teacher in...

Siva Meditation Only for Serious Meditators

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2011-07-31

Shi Va. Two syllable version of the Panchakshara, a monistic version. When we go deep enough in meditation...

Moksha - Resolving Karma, Fulfilling Dharma

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2011-03-05

The most important aspect of resolving karma is to accept it. Find a way of depersonalizing mistreatment. Everything...

Karma Management Seminar Part 2

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2010-11-02

Karma Management Seminar day 2 given to pilgrims and devotees at the 9th Annual Mahasamadhi Celebration preliminary to...

Seeing the World as an Ashram for Making Spiritual Progress

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2010-11-01

Our view of the world is colored by our state of mind. How can one act in an...

Karma: Resolving Karma

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2010-11-01

Part 1 of Bodhinatha's Karma Management Course preliminary to a presentation to be given in Singapore including questions...

Advancing Spiritually in the World Today.

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2010-10-02

"I am" is a simple way of defining consciousness. Stretch your mind, meditate on as Yogaswami says: "You and God are the same age." Move...

Harmony in Relationships with Others.

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2010-07-27

Yoga is controlling awareness throughout the day. Interpersonal relationships impact our meditations. Mystical way of adjusting relationships. Find,...

It Was All Finished Long Ago

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2010-07-12

It has been accomplished long ago -- Eppavo mudintha kariyam. The major ebbs and flows of life are...