So what else happened today? The Ekadanta Kulam announced the first preparations for the 2010 Innersearch Kaua’i.
It is a wonderful opportunity. Bring your physical body to where your awareness is and visit us on 2010, in a unique pilgrimage!
Bodhinatha told us he is completing a small book with insights on how to get the most benefit from a pilgrimage. He will use it during his upadeshas on the 2010 Innersearch.
The dates are June 12-21, 2010 — save them on your calendar if you’re interested. It will be limited to around 50 participants. More details are to come. To join a mailing list for this Innersearch, please write to email@example.com
"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