News From India
Here is Bodhinatha on a previous innersearch in Malaysia. Today he is in New Delhi. Below we continue with the story of innersearch.
Today’s Pilgrims and Visitors
Naoko Hatsudu and Mayumi Iwagami are visiting from Japan and have been attending morning pujas every day
of their four day pilgrimage here. Naoka described Kadavul Temple as being an “absolutely beautiful temple where the energy was so sacred, peaceful and powerful, reminding me that God’s energy is inside me.”
Today they accompanied a Hindu family to the Iraivan Temple. Kiran and Suneetha Edukulla with their two children, Shriya (age 5) and Ashrith (age 2) are from Honolulu and are hosting their parents, Bhaskar and Vijaya Vourganti from Temple, Texas. Bhaskar stated that he found his visit to the temple “very inspiring.”
Today’s Innersearch Slide Show Links
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News from 2008 Asian Odyssey Innersearch
Our 2 days in Rajapalayam began with a visit to a meditation hall on the first afternoon.
Bodhinatha in front of a large photo of Mount Kailas.
Then we were off to a tribal village school. These children have been brought in from remote villages, with permission from their parents, and given education.
That evening a grand event was held for Bodhinatha in town. More than a 1,000 people showed up to listen to Bodhinatha’s message.
The next morning a visit to a library that quite a collection of religious books.
Then to a padasala that is so beautifully maintained.
The grounds are emaculate and so are the buildings.
One of the padasala boys.
Then it was off to a school were Bodhinatha addressed all the students.
The entire innersearch group in Kerala.
Our Spiritual Park and Monastery on the Island of Mauritius in the Indian Ocean
In Mauritius a beautiful peedam has been made for the installation of a Narmada Siva Lingam. The photos tell the story.