Alakai Swamp Trail Hike

A few of the monks took Vel Mahalingum, our visiting brahmachari from Mauritius, on a hike in the mountains of Kauai. The Alakai Swamp is near the very top of Mt. Waialeale, around 4,000 feet in altitude, with much unique flora.


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Photo of  Gurudeva
Life is meant to be lived joyously. There is in much of the world the belief that life is a burden, a feeling of penitence, that it is good to suffer, good for the soul. In fact, spiritual life is not that way at all.
—Gurudeva