Bodhinatha had many darshan meetings with devotees at the hotel during his stay. Here is a very special young man — Arunesh Eswaran, son of Sivaram and Devika. He it the product of a cross-cultural marriage and third generation in Saiva Siddhanta Church on his Mother’s side, being the grandson of Hotranatha and Punita Ajaya in California.
In our teachings we're both monistic and theistic. In the beliefs of Saivism the idea of the three worlds is the basis and key to understanding temple worship, theism. The inner worlds are there to help you. The essence of the soul is already the same as the essence of God Siva, monism. You just have to find it.