Devan and Suchita Padmanabhan with their two lovely children, Darshan and Sunaya. They enjoyed a visit to the Iraivan Temple and attended a powerful morning puja in Kadavul Temple. The Padmanabhan family outside the offices of Hinduism Today and Himalayan Academy after a wonderful meeting with Paramacharya Palaniswami. They received his blessings and were then on their way to the airport to board their flight home to Minnesota.
In our teachings we're both monistic and theistic. In the beliefs of Saivism the idea of the three worlds is the basis and key to understanding temple worship, theism. The inner worlds are there to help you. The essence of the soul is already the same as the essence of God Siva, monism. You just have to find it.