We have been having some sublime and inner days recent as the astrology is highly conducive to meditation. Today was Sun One. Bodhinatha gave a remarkable upadesha on Gurudeva teachings about transmuting prana and how this is done through different stages of life. Stay tuned for it will be posted eventually.
Iraivan through the early morning mist
Many prayers were burned today in the sacred fire, Agni, the Messenger of the Gods
Sadhaka Rajanatha chanting Sri Rudram with the swamis.
Sadhaka Nandinatha is assistant to the pujari today.
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.