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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...

There is No Satan or Hell, Focus on the Here and Now

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2019-06-04

There is no hell. Only "hellish" states of mind. The state of mind in the here and now...

Attaining the Ultimate

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2019-02-27

Hindu scripture: The knowledge God has put into all souls. In meditation go deep enough to have realization...

Why Should We Learn a Cultural Art?

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2019-02-05

Become an accomplished human being; soar into the fourth dimension. Artists experience mountaintop consciousness. Having their source in...

How Do We Use Our Home Shrine?

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2018-09-18

We need to perfect Ishvarapujana, personal worship, before we can expect to do really well in meditation. "The idea of Ishvarapujana, worship, is to always be living with God, living in Siva in God's house..."...

Why Are We Vegetarian?

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2018-07-20

Vegetarianism: Man's natural and noble diet with a minimum of hurt to other beings. The object of nutrition...

How Do We Meditate? Part 2

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2018-06-14

"Adjust yourself to the realization that you are a divine being, a self-effulgent, radiant being of light." Jyoti is the Sanskrit word for inner light. To bestow on devotees terms that were more specific,...

How Do We Meditate? Part 1

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2018-06-08

"Meditation is a long journey, a pilgrimage into the mind itself." In Gurudeva's approach we start meditation with the physical body then get more and more subtle, withdrawing...

What Is Meditation?

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2018-05-23

Meditation is the study of awareness, of yourself and of the universe, experiencing the soul. The purpose of...