A big smile to Mauritius from Beloved Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami.
Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami and Shanmuganathaswami just stepping into the gangway from the plane.
Bodhinatha is welcomed at the SSR Airport VIP Lounge by our kulapaties..
A souvenir photo at one of our granite plates donated by Kauai Aadheenam to Mauritius.
The chairman of the Airport of Mauritius (left) had one of these plates fixed at the Arrival Passenger Terminal at the SSR International Airport. It reads: " Mauritius-The Rainbow island of Beauty and Harmony." A nice welcome to foreigners coming to the island!
Shanmugathaswami meeting devotees at the airport.
A little crowd is there to welcome Bodhinatha.
Sishyas are happy to see Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami back to Mauritius and are happily moving forward to greet the Guru with garlands and flowers.
Everyone is chanting devotional songs honoring the Guru.
An unusual devotional joy at the airport which quickly attracted the attention of onlookers…
The last devotee to touch Bodhinatha's Feet
Time now to leave the airport…. after this brief contact with the sishyas. Watch TAKA for forthcoming events of Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami’s visit to Mauritius. Aum.
"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