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How Do We Observe Pilgrimage?

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2019-01-29

Set aside ordinary affairs, prepare inwardly, get into the spirit of pilgrimage "... a special cherished time to take problems and prayers to God." The shakti and blessings are...

How Do We Celebrate Festivals?

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2019-02-22

Festivals are times of intimate devotion and communion with God and the Gods. The shakti of the Deity...

How Can We Strengthen Our Temple?

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2019-01-06

"Blessed with the knowledge that the temple is the home of God and the Gods, we visit often for they are our dear friends." Bhakti yoga is an important part of our practice. The more we visit the temple the more...

What Are the Three Worlds?

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2017-04-13

"The temple enables us to feel the presence of God, Gods and devas." We use our inner eyes to see what's going on in the temple, the three worlds. In...

Who Is Siva?

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...

Patanjali: Practice to Achieve Samadhi

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-06-21

Bodhinatha continues with his commentary on Patanjali's Yoga Sutras. We learn to control the mind through practice, detachment,...

How God and Gods Come Into the Murti During Puja; Jivana Ritau

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2012-08-18

Three varied Hindu views regarding the Gods and temple images. Gurudeva's perception: During the high point of puja...

The Sixth and Seventh Dimensions

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2007-01-20

Excerpts from Gurudeva's original writings explaining the sixth dimension: The superconscious plane, the heart of the generative and...

The Hindu Temple, Hinduism's four main sects and scriptual study

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2005-04-18

Bodhinatha speaks about Hindu solidarity based on diversity not sameness. He also explains Agamic verses Puranic Hinduism-the importance...

Hindu Unity

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2004-09-01

Richly illustrated with many stories, this talk on 'Hindu Unity' to be given at the Draupadee Ammen Temple...

Muruga, The God of Yoga and the Spiritual Path, Part 1

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2004-05-31

Part 1 of 3. Bodhinatha gave a talk on Lord Murugan that he is preparing for upcoming trips...

Niyama 8 - Vrata, Vows

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-08-14

Bodhinatha speaks on the eighth niyama, vrata, the practice of taking vows to ourselves, to the inner worlds...

Niyama 5 - Ishvarapujana, Worship

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-07-22

Bodhinatha speaks on the niyama of Ishvarapujana, worship of the Gods. Cultivate devotion by having a home shrine...

Karma Management Day 3, Part 4

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-08-26

Bodhinatha talks about the Seventh Principle: We can lessen the karma we are carrying by doing Karma Yoga....

Antar Mandir, The Inner Temple

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-04-09

I am working on an article countering the intention of some in North India to build a Sri...

Cultivating Bhakti, or Devotion

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-02-16

The beginning of Bhakti is our understanding of the temple and Deities and the three worlds. The goal...

Karma Management Part 2

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-02-08

Review of part 1 plus... Fifth principle: create no negative karmas. Refrain from actions that will create negative...