Results for: Subramuniyaswami, audio

Loving Ganesha, A Chathurti Blessing

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-06-04

To celebrate Gurudeva's being in Malaysia this very moment, we present a talk he gave recently for Malaysia's...

The Mental Source of Suffering

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-06-03

Today we include the question before Gurudeva's answer, for a change of pace. The question is about learning...

Yoga is the Last Step

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-05-31

E-devotee Frank from Austin Texas has been practicing meditation for 28 years and asks Gurudeva how to deepen...

Converting to Another Hindu Sect

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-05-30

An e-devotee from New Zealand asks is it is possible and beneficial to officially convert from one sect...

What about the Goddess?

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-05-29

A cyber-devotee has been perusing our extensive website and noticed what seemed to be an absence of the...

Homa at Home

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-05-28

A question from Klang, Malaysia comes in about whether or not a homa should be performed at home....

Birth, Karma and Prayer

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-05-27

Gurudeva fields two questions from Malaysia and one from Singapore today. One e-devotee asks if Gurudeva is aware...

Achieving a New Identity

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-05-24

Is it possible to be successful in the world while maintaining your philosophical perspective? Gurudeva says, Yes, of...

Why Does God Create Anything At All?

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-05-23

Kailash Dakshinamurthi asks today's interesting question. To simply say that it is God's nature to create souls and...

Meaning of Initiation

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-05-22

A provocative question comes in to Gurudeva today about taking initiation from a Guru. What happens if that...

Siva Linga Symbology

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-05-21

A devotee writes to Gurudeva about his dismay over finding how some authors describe the Siva Linga as...

A Chance to Meet Gurudeva

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-05-20

Today Gurudeva briefly answers a question from Singapore and one from Johor Bahru, Malayasia. The questions are on...

Who Invented the Gods?

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-05-16

Gurudeva responds today to a question about the abundance of Hindu Gods. "Why were they invented?" a devotee asks. Gurudeva explains...

Dreaming of the Gods

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-05-14

An interesting question comes in from Norway, from Nordic Pagan. This devotee says that he regularly dreams of...

A Lifetime of Study

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-05-13

A question about how books are selected for libraries in Hindu temples leads Gurudeva to speak about the...

Playing with Fire

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-05-12

Gurudeva advises and e-devotee who was initiated into Kundalini Yoga to adhere closely to the guidance and teachings...

Where to do Puja

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-05-09

A devotee read about doing temple puja in the ancient Tirumantiram yoga text and wonders if he should...

Interfaith Marriage

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-05-08

What does Gurudeva think about a Hindu man who loves a Christian woman. He wants to remain Hindu,...

A Formula for Sadhana

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-05-07

Gurudeva answers two questions related to sadhana, "How much is enough? How can I be sure I don't slide backwards on the path?" In response Gurudeva gives a simple formula for daily sadhana...

Just a Way of Life

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-05-06

Today's talk is short and to the point. Gurudeva has answered this question so many times that he...

Meet the Guru

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-05-05

Gurudeva divulges his own personal computer use in response to a cyber-devotee's question, "Gurudeva, do you yourself use a computer?"

How Hinduism Today Got Started

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-05-02

Gurudeva speaks at length in response to a question about what inspired him to create the magazine Hinduism...

The Technological Religion

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-05-01

What role can modern technology play in the promotion of religion? We've heard that Gurudeva's monks each have...

The West's Role in Religious Resurgence

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-04-30

We continue our series of Gurudeva's answers to questions posed by the editor of Jain Spirit magazine in...

Listen in for a colorful talk

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-04-29

Gurudeva responds to a question today about the use of art in religion. Just how important is art?...

Reforming a Religion

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-04-28

The Editor of Jain Spirit asked Gurudeva a series of questions. Here Gurudeva responds to a question about...

Animals and Group Souls

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-04-25

We finish the phase with a fun question and answer session on the concept of individual souls and...

Experience, Dreams and Visions

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-04-24

Gurudeva briefly answers two questions today, one on whether we must experience every experience to be experienced, or...

Mitigating Bad Thoughts

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-04-23

"Gurudeva, I was feeling low and had bad thoughts and feelings about other. Now that I feel better, can I do something to cancel out those thoughts?" This is the question posed to Gurudeva from a Yahoo.com devotee. Wouldn't you like to know the...

Native American Gurus

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-04-22

A young cyber devotee asks Gurudeva's perspective on whether a Hindu could be guided by a Native American...

Sustaining Successes

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-04-21

Gurudeva responds to a query about how to avoid negating our successes. A cyber devotee posed that some...

Fire Worship; Lotus of the Heart

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-04-20

Gurudeva briefly answers two questions today, one about fire worship and the other about the lotus of the...

Guidelines for Study of Merging with Siva

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-04-16

Following in the spirit of the enthusiastic book signing and sales of Merging with Siva, we present Gurudeva's...

How to Send a Prayer to the Devas

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-04-15

Gurudeva explains the specifics of writing a prayer to the devas, which can be sent through the sacred...

How To Send Prayers to the Devas

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-04-10

Gurudeva has anticipated some questions about sending prayers to the devas and he explains clearly how to do...

I Love Who You Love

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-04-09

Gurudeva answers a question about strengthening the bonds between parents young adult children who marry outside the race...