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The Third Dimension and the Shum Perspective, Part 2

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2020-11-23

"The third dimension is the essence of duality, the shifting of forces constantly. A constant ebb and flow of the odic forces characterizes this dimension. It is always in flux, always changing. Within the changing world of the third dimension are two basic and intricate energy flows. Shum words associated with the third dimension relating to the first three chakras. Akalyisimbi-the first chakra; in...

The Third Dimension and the Shum Perspective, Part 1

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2020-11-17

The third dimension, that most people live in most of the time is the rapidly changing world of...

The Fourth Dimension and the Shum Perspective, Part 2

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2020-11-02

The fourth dimension is the home-base for the jnani; living here he is peaceful, alive and balanced. The...

The Fourth Dimension and the Shum Perspective, Part 1

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2020-10-25

The fourth dimension is the "...threshold to vaster inner space and spiritual realization." The story of Gurudeva's twelve year, at sunrise, Tamalpais mountain top monthly...

The Fifth Dimension and the Shum Perspective, Part 4

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2020-10-17

The fifth dimension, beyond sequential time, the past, present and future, millions of years, all exist in the...

The Fifth Dimension and the Shum Perspective, Part 3

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2020-10-11

Gurudeva: "The fifth dimensional world which is a very vibrant world is the core of the body of the soul and the pivot point from which human destiny is mapped out." The fifth dimension is beyond ordinary sequential time. The past and the future exist in the...

The Fifth Dimension and the Shum Perspective, Part 2

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2020-10-03

Over time, even short encounters of the fifth dimension change the whole subconscious structure. Before becoming involved in...

The Fifth Dimension and the Shum Perspective, Part 1

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2020-09-25

It's easy to see the world as imperfect. The fifth dimension perspective means it's the way it is...

The Sixth Dimension and the Shum Perspective, Part 2

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2020-09-18

If you are trying for Self-Realization the sixth dimension, can be a side track. The idea is to...

The Sixth Dimension and the Shum Perspective, Part 1

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2020-09-11

Gurudeva: "Awareness in the sixth dimension has an all-knowing capacity. The sixth dimension is color, sound and vibration as well as subtle form. Temple Deities are sixth dimensional beings. Access is only gained once it is earned." Gurudeva's 1975 vision of Siva and the San Marga; the basis for Iraivan Temple. From the...

The Seventh Dimension-Pure Awareness, Part 2

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2020-09-04

Gurudeva's long explanations of the seventh dimension of the mind: "...Enter realms of knowledge resulting from superconscious perceptions of the superconscious itself...Everything learned must be forgotten..." Discard the baggage of accumulated opinions and...

Shum on the Seven Dimensions, Pure Awareness

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2020-08-27

Gurudeva divides consciousness into seven categories that range from gross to extremely subtle. The fourth through seventh are...

The Nature of the Jnana Pada

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2020-08-20

"Jnana is the fruition of yoga tapas... It is when the yogi's intellect is shattered that he soars into Parasiva and comes out a jnani." Gurudeva gives a sense of ways of realizing Parasiva. In Shum realization of Parasiva is described as...

The "Penultimate" Talk On Yoga

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2020-07-21

"Yoga is the process of uniting with God within oneself...Truly a living satguru is needed as a steady guide to traverse this path." Attaining equanimity, equal mindedness, balanced mindedness under all conditions. Different aspects of awareness: traveling-consciousness stationary, detached, dissolving;...

The Kriya, Wonderful Worship

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2020-07-14

"Kriya is joyous and regular worship, both internal and external, in the home and temple." When the shrine room at home is a separate room, with regular worship, it builds up a...

The Depth of Charya Worship

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2020-07-07

The more devotion the bhaktar has the stronger the darshan can be perceived. The natural place and time...

Spiritual Practice, the World of Life

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2020-06-22

Overcome the cycle of disappointment, discouragement, depression and despair. Focus on control of thoughts, feelings and emotions, remaining...

Four Perspective, Shumif, Mulif, Simnif and Dimfi

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2020-06-14

Our style of meditation: You are simply exploring your self. You are awareness...trying to explore your own consciousness....

Become an Experiencer, Not "Experienced"

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2020-06-07

Become the experiencer. At night before sleep play back the day looking for experiences reacted to yet not...

Finish What You Start, Willpower

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2020-05-31

Everything we do gives an opportunity to use and strengthen willpower which allows us to meditate better. Put...

Observetion, the Mahadevas Were Aware

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2020-05-23

Accept the fact that you are a superconscious being. Be more silent and observing. Observation, 'liim' in Shum,...

Story of Our Awareness, Being Afraid

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2020-05-09

The power of awareness: The inner self, the witness of perception, the inner eye of the soul. Yoga:...

Awareness and Consciousness, the Same Thing

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2020-05-16

Consciousness, separate from awareness, exists in all life forms. Meditation, awareness beyond thinking, without the use of words;...

Steadfastness, Perservance, Dhriti - Yamas

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2020-05-02

The Yamas focus on harnessing the tendencies of the instinctive mind. Foster steadfastness, perseverance forbearance; be firm, achieve...

The Path to Enlightenment: Monistic Theism-Advaita Ishvaravada

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2020-04-23

Taking care of the past, creating a plan for the future, perform at a higher level in the...

Learn, Serve, Meditate, Surrender

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2020-04-16

God Siva is the energy within us. "God is the Life of our life." The experiences in the world, facing its challenges are giving...

Facing Challenges With Affirmations

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2020-03-25

Affirmation is an excellent way of calming the mind and avoiding states of mind such as worry and...

Concentrate at the Top of Head, Going Beyond the Light

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2020-03-17

Even with the deepest experience, the change within us is gradual until we fully understood and accept it....

Expanded Consciousness-Apex, the Pulse of the Universe

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2020-03-04

Disturbance of the mind comes from unwise actions. Control the external, instinctive and intellectual mind. Meditation is man's...

Four Stages of Vedanta Versus Siddhanta

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2020-02-24

Gurudeva blends the practices of Vedanta and Siddhanta together in his teachings. Charya, kriya, yoga and jnana: the...

Nine Ways to Merge with Siva, Go As Deep As You Can

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2020-02-20

Mahasivaratri, the day before the new moon. Venerating Parasiva, all energies turning within, find through multiple realizations of...

Inner Worlds Open, Increased Sensitivity

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2020-02-17

Become interested in and treasure inner states of consciousness. Gurudeva's three suggestions: 1)Associate with others on the path;...

Mystic Power of Darshan, Vision of Oneness

Satguru Bodhinathaswami
Given On: 2020-02-11

This is Advaita Ishvaravada: When you really take darshan to its depth, you are looking at the Deity...

Ahimsa, All Life is God.

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2020-01-12

In Hinduism all life is seen as the Divine. Become aware of life energy in all that lives....

Ida Pingala; Daily Realization

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2020-01-04

Our approach to daily realization is to balance the two forces, ida and pingala naturally, activating the kundalini...

The Nada Nadi Shakti, Resolve Mistakes

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2019-12-27

Tracing the nada-nadi shakti to its source carries the seeker's awareness to the brink of the Absolute. Through...