“The family sadhana for the final day is to bring forth love and harmony within all three worlds. Because of sadhanas well performed during the first four days, the family is now more open and aware of Ganesha’s grace, and their love for Him is now overflowing. On this day the entire family experiences an outpouring of love and tranquility from the great God Himself. His blessings fill the home and the hearts of everyone within it, inspiring them anew for the coming year.”
We are having a wonderful time here at Kauai Aadheenam, and wish you are, too.
We have two big Panchamukha murtis: this one in the courtyard and another one inside Kadavul.
Golden blessings to all.
Paramacharya Ceyonswami does an arati to Kadavul Temple’s Panchamukha Ganapati.
His blessings flow to Ganesha bhaktars, wherever they are.
Happy Pancha Ganapati! We wish you a sweet festival. We hope you enjoy the slideshow we prepared for you:
"Temples with multiple deities can be confusing, especially for today's Hindu youth. For clarity, we need to bring forward a more precise understanding of the different Hindu denominations and how the different Gods are viewed from within each denomination. For spiritual advancement it is best to focus on one deity and get to the vibration that deity. When we hear teachings from various Hindus, it is important to understand and identify which denomination they are speaking from. This will avert confusion when that teaching gets contradicted in a different context where someone is talking about the same subject but from a different philosophical background."
Bodhinatha reviews the main characteristic of Saivite philosophy and practice with an indepth focus on the four stages of religions evolution, chariya, kriya, yoga and jnana. He highlights how this shows that Saiva Siddhanta is unique and quite from the modern practice of Hinduism as Vedanta