Another dynamic day at the Aadheenam. Tile is being set outside in front of Kadavul. Dohadeva, Nagavathy, Bhani and Remadevi are here from Singapore. Many guests coming and going.
The Pillaiyar Kulam reported on their activities. Shanmuganathswami has opened up a new channel for importing things to the US from India via Malaysia. Vayudeva Varadan has been helping Shanmuganathswami with drafting sales write ups for all our books. We will show you these later.
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