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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...

What Are Our Holy Scriptures?

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2017-03-22

Within our Saiva Siddhanta Holy Scriptures the Saiva Agamas explain the basis of temple ceremonies and worship plus...

What is the Nature of Life for Saivites?

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2017-03-06

"Stand strong for Saivism." The nature of life for Saivites is to turn work into worship, to turn the secular into...

Four Stages On the Path of Personal Evolution

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2017-02-24

The soul body takes many lifetimes to mature. The height of divine consciousness: There is no difference between...

What Is Our Affirmation of Faith?

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2017-02-27

"God Siva is Immanent Love and Transcendent Reality." Devotion is present in each of Saiva Siddhanta's four paths in our relationship to God. When we...

Being in Siva Consciousness

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 1989-03-05

Siva is very accessible, everywhere. But the barrier is ignorance, forgetfulness. There are great truths throughout the entire...

What is the Nama Sivaya Mantra?

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2017-02-13

The letter "Ya" in the Panchakshara Mantra, Namasivaya, stands for the soul. Bodhinatha uses the Panchakshara Mantra to...

What Is the Meaning of Siva's Dance

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2017-02-05

Initially we're looking at the world. By Siva's revealing grace, anugraha, ultimately we turn toward God. The soul...

What Are Siva's Traditional Forms

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2017-01-28

"Every form is a form of Siva." The Sivalinga symbolizes Siva's formless state. Yantras for Siva temples involve the Panchakshara Mantra. Kadavul represents Si,...