The occasional storm brings high energy and high winds. The giant swamp mahogany trees grow very tall, but are quite brittle. The rain makes them water laden and heavy. Then the wind comes along we always have a few branches to clean up. Here an entire tree came down. Of course this is just a natural thing, but when it falls on your main access road it means a big job on our hands
Chainsaws will come out tomorrow as right now with the high wind it is too dangerous to be out under the trees.
"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