The Ganapati Kulam reported on their work today. They are calling their work place the “Media Studio” now.
Work continues on getting the July issue of Hinduism Today digitized. Articles for the October issue are in development. Senthilnathaswami is working on the Publisher’s Desk video of Bodhinatha. Palaniswami and Kumarswami are forging ahead on the new book about our Paramapara and Gurudeva’s life. Sadhaka Satyanatha worked on the translations that TAKA brings you today. And there is a lot of background research going on hook into new slideshow technologies and publications channels on the internet. Stay tuned for more in the days ahead.
~~~~~~~~~~~ END OF PHASE
Today is the last day of our phase.
This edition of TAKA will remain posted
over our coming two-day retreat,
until Navami Tithi, Sun One, Monday, May 18th.
"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