The Siddhidata Kulam gave their news today. Yoginathaswami is working on drawings for the Nandi Mandapam with the help of Thamby Kumaran in California. He says they have reached a stage where it is time to bring in a civil engineer to review the plans.
The rest of his team has been working hard on patching our stream beds and pools while the water is still “off” as Wailua Reservoir remains in a drained state.
Things are warming up and the with our showers alternating with sun, the vegetable garden is really producing well.
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.