Today the Siddhidata Kulam gave their report. Yoginathaswami said another shipment of stones is about to leave India from Chennai. He also reported on progress on the water-proof roof of Iraivan. Sadhaka Adinatha described the kulam’s work in the garden. As fall is here they are switch to winter crops and broccoli and cauliflower will soon be planted. They are also experimenting with new varieties of taro. The taro root is very nutritious and we have almost eliminated imported potatoes completely from our diet as switch to native foods like breadfruit and taro.
Bodhinatha continues with his weekly series of commentaries on The Path to Siva. In this past Sun One talk, he elucidates the four key beliefs in Hinduism, the three pillars of Sanatana Dharma and Gurudeva's three stages of faith. Primary to Hinduism is the key belief that God is within each of us. To have a well-rounded understanding and experience of Hinduism, to make spiritual progress, adhyatma vikasha, we need scripture, humility, temple worship, devotion. To fully experience God we need the guru to give the spark for meditation and deeper wisdom.