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Mambashum 3, Four Perspectives, Part 3

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2021-05-05

Shumif is the perspective one holds when centered within oneself, living two thirds within and only one-third in...

Three Points of Concentration, Samyama

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2021-04-29

In meditation, focusing the mind on three facts or points of concentration. Its called samyama in the Yoga...

Mambashum 3, Kaif and a Life Style, Part 1

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2021-04-21

Gurudeva's commentary on Mambashum Three--Kaif. The way to kaif, being totally aware of being aware and maintaining the...

Mambashum 2, the Map to Inner Light, Part 2

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2021-04-21

Satguru Bodhinatha continues imparting Gurudeva's commentaries on Mambashum Two including the Shum definitions of tilimf, astral seeing, and...

Mambashum 2, the Map to Inner Light, Part 1

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2021-04-13

Bodhinatha imparts definitions of several Shum words relating to the second mambashum, a meditation beginning with balikana and...

Mambashum 1, the Map to the Basics of Consciousness, Part 2

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2021-03-23

Shum maps to the inner mind; meditations upon the Mambashum. The Tyemmuif Mamsani, looking within, first of twelve,...

Mambashum 1, the Map to the Basics of Consciousness - Part 2

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2021-03-14

Satguru Bodhinatha begins a new series of upadesh with exploration of 'Mambashum': Shum concepts describing inner states of...

The Self - Gurudeva On the Multiple Ways To Realize God

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2021-03-11

Satguru Bodhinatha's Mahasivaratri Upadesh imparting Gurudeva's quintessential early teachings on realizing the Self; worshiping Siva as the source...

Awareness and Omnipresence, Summary and Conclusion, Part 9

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2021-03-07

Bodhinatha summarizes his 8 part series of talks on Awareness and Omnipresence begun on 01/07/2021. First talk: Omnipresence...

Awareness and Omnipresence-Niif, Iif, Iimf, Part 8

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2021-03-01

In Gurudeva's language of meditation, Shum, iimf is awareness traveling in the sixth dimension separate and apart from...

Awareness and Omnipresence-Niimf, Iif, Part 7

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2021-02-21

Understanding the depths of the teachings, the superconscious mind is putting information into your subconscious mind through the...

Awareness and Omnipresence-Iif, Part 6

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2021-02-12

In Shum, Gurudeva's language of meditation, 'iif' is awareness traveling, flowing constantly in the fifth and fourth dimensions....

Awareness and Omnipresence-Kaif, Part 5

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2021-02-06

Gurudeva created the Shum Tyeif language to be able to have precise descriptions of the realm of meditation....

Awareness and Omnipresence-Satchidananda, Part 4

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2021-01-30

God is our dearest beloved implying transcendence of individuality and 'sayujya' union with the Divine; identification with Satchidananda....

Awareness and Omnipresence-Yoga, Charya, Part 3

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2021-01-22

The practices of Saiva Siddhanta, thousands of years of teachings: The four padas of charya, kriya, yoga and...

Awareness and Omnipresence-Yoga Sutras, Part 2

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2021-01-14

Patanjali: "Yoga is the restraint of mental activities. Then awareness abides in its essential nature." Awareness disunites with mental activities. Disunion also takes place in deep meditation, the sustained experience of...

Awareness and Omnipresence-Awareness, Part 1

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2021-01-07

The concept of awareness, claiming your omnipresence is the most central concept in Gurudeva's approach to meditation. The...

The First Dimension and the Shum Perspective

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2021-01-01

"The first dimension is the inside of things that you cannot see or touch... All dimensions of the mind exist in every cell, every atom in the universe...Within the first dimension of the mind, called 'arehmushum' there are energy flows..." Gurudeva's story of a breakthrough of mambashum in 1969. Shum definitions of Arehmushum, Mumlingmi, Nashumif, and the...

The Second Dimension and the Shum Perspective

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2020-12-23

"The second dimension consists of things which can be both seen and touched--the surfaces of objects such as flowers, stones and water...the second dimension is created by the instinctive forces of nature, the instinctive mind of animals and man in conjunction with the memory patterns of the grand mind of nature--created by man according to his needs and desires..." If you just look at the second dimension something exists and then after a while it doesn't...

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...