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.
Bodhinatha continues with his weekly series of commentaries on The Path to Siva. In this past Sun One talk, he elucidates the four key beliefs in Hinduism, the three pillars of Sanatana Dharma and Gurudeva's three stages of faith. Primary to Hinduism is the key belief that God is within each of us. To have a well-rounded understanding and experience of Hinduism, to make spiritual progress, adhyatma vikasha, we need scripture, humility, temple worship, devotion. To fully experience God we need the guru to give the spark for meditation and deeper wisdom.