Today the monks gave Bodhinatha a belated gift for Guru Purnima. Some more useful IT accessories.
~~~~~~~~~~~ END OF PHASE
Today is the last day of our phase.
This edition of TAKA will remain posted
over our coming two-day retreat,
until Tritya Tithi, Sun One, Wednesday, August 11th.
on the left is a slim case of his computer he can use when just moving between buildings or going out locally so that he does not have to carry a big case for just a few hours away from his desk. Then we gave him a magic trackpad and iKlear for his iPhone.
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.