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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...

Intuition Requires Careful Handling of the Intellect

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2019-11-21

Who am I? "I am my intuitive mind. I am my inner divine being." The three bodies, the five sheaths and the seven aspects of man work together....

Involution, Nirvikalpa Samadhi, Shum Technique

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2019-11-14

The philosophical meaning of involution. Turning within on itself the primary constituents of nature, prakriti, until the world...

Remold in Subscious Mind to Gain Access to Intuition

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2019-11-05

"You are the knower of all that is known." The inner being is already perfect. The subconscious mind contains impressions of this lifetime and from previous...

Defining the Subsuperconscious Mind

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2019-10-29

To cause the subconscious mind to quiet and function subsuperconsciously requires consistent reprogramming over a number of years....

Using Intuition

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2019-10-22

A good time to use intuition is after worship or meditation. Intuition is direct, "like a bolt of lightning in the inner sky," not having the...

Esoterics of Namasivaya Japa

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2019-09-23

Aum Namah Sivaya takes us into the reality above and beyond the 'relatively real.' Part of us is...

Knowing, Realizing, Vedanta, Siddhanta

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2019-09-16

Experience by intuition is what Gurudeva means by realizing. Realizing the inner light, balikana. Knowing your Self means...

What Is the View of Monastic Theism?

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2019-09-07

The teachings of Saiva Siddhanta includes both monism and theism called Advaita Ishvaravada. Vada means a doctrine. Advaitavada...