Today was Sun Four and the Ganapati Kulam shared the news of there recent full court press on ePub technology. For the past three days all members of the kulam were hard at work exporting and testing files for a new digital version of Dancing with Siva to which will run on eBook Readers.
It’s a new tall publishing workflow and coding mountain to scale, but, it’s also not rocket science and you will be seeing our books in the digital market place in the future for sure. It is all part of Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami’s urging us to expanding from ink on paper to pixels in cyberspace.
"Temples with multiple deities can be confusing, especially for today's Hindu youth. For clarity, we need to bring forward a more precise understanding of the different Hindu denominations and how the different Gods are viewed from within each denomination. For spiritual advancement it is best to focus on one deity and get to the vibration that deity. When we hear teachings from various Hindus, it is important to understand and identify which denomination they are speaking from. This will avert confusion when that teaching gets contradicted in a different context where someone is talking about the same subject but from a different philosophical background."
Bodhinatha reviews the main characteristic of Saivite philosophy and practice with an indepth focus on the four stages of religions evolution, chariya, kriya, yoga and jnana. He highlights how this shows that Saiva Siddhanta is unique and quite from the modern practice of Hinduism as Vedanta