Sun Two. All are busy and focused on their work. Saravananathaswami gave his kulam report today. He’s been working with Task Forcer Maruthu to get all the paper documents in his office scanned and these will be all filed on our big server here at the Aadheenam. He has also been processing a lot of Master Course student reports and evaluation sheets, which then go to Bodhinatha for review.
"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