The Two-Syllable Mantra: A Bodhinatha Upadesha

Upadesha by Bodhinatha on the Two-Syllable Mantra given at Kadavul Temple on July 31, 2011. The Sun is the goal of the devotee's path. Siva is the self God; the Sun. Si (absolute state) Va (all prevading) A person's karma and dharma may be changed by deep meditation. Surrender is key to realising the Self and prapatti (total surrender) can be achieved by regular and consistent practice. Monistic theism - dual state of identify is also explained.


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Photo of  Gurudeva
Every form of life, every group of men, has its dharma, the law of its being. When we follow dharma, we are in conformity with the Truth that inheres and instructs the universe, and we naturally abide in closeness to God.
—Gurudeva