Our Siddhidata Kulam team does a great deal of work to keep the Aadheenam and the Iraivan temple running smoothly. Here are (left to right) Sadhaka’s Rajanatha, Tejadevanatha and Nilakantha on the right, working on a a cart for our new small welder.
The Masters of Metal!
The ceiling of their shop shows the results of recent handy work. Many man hours have been spent getting all the wiring up to code by running it through conduit. Weather-proof, fire-safe and long lasting.
The Siddhidata Kulam is responsible to keep the whole Iraivan temple operation running, providing for all the silpis’s needs, managing outside contractors and constantly providing the support logistics on site to keep the project moving forward.
It was so nice to see your picture, I remember each one of you very very well!!! It took me some months after my visit to Kauai´s Aadheenam to realy understand what Amma Vicky told me, that I´d “gain” another 25 sons besides my own… So, I send all of you a lot of love, from
The letter "Ya" in the Panchakshara Mantra, Namasivaya, stands for the soul. Bodhinatha uses the Panchakshara Mantra to show how the soul is initially drawn by Siva's veiling grace, which leads the soul to maturity through experience in the world. Then comes Siva's revealing grace. When we've had enough of the world, Siva's grace pulls us toward God. The mantra also has the simple, two-syllable form. Si- Reflecting on God the Transcendent Absolute, Va-God as the All Pervading Consciousness