Velayudhan and Sundari Velu from southern California have been here a couple times before and also attend our donor appreciation receptions. Today they brought their identical twin daughters with their husbands and young children for their first visit to Kauai.
Blessings under Lord Ganesha.
They all had a great time.
Hindu temples are marvelous places to explore in all levels.
Visiting us for the second time is psychology professor and author Danie Beaulieu, from Quebec, Canada. She studies Gurudeva’s Master Course trilogy.
Brindhy Nadeswaran is visiting with her mother Krishnaverny from Sydney, Australia. They are devotees of Rochester Peetam in New York.
The letter "Ya" in the Panchakshara Mantra, Namasivaya, stands for the soul. Bodhinatha uses the Panchakshara Mantra to show how the soul is initially drawn by Siva's veiling grace, which leads the soul to maturity through experience in the world. Then comes Siva's revealing grace. When we've had enough of the world, Siva's grace pulls us toward God. The mantra also has the simple, two-syllable form. Si- Reflecting on God the Transcendent Absolute, Va-God as the All Pervading Consciousness