Aum Sivaya.It is always so beautiful to see how Guruji is welcomed back home to Kauai. So much gratitude,so much reverence , So much Love. Jai Satguru! Heart felt love forever! Thanks for all you are to us.Aum Shanti
All of the complaining monks should come to Canada. It is only minus 20 degrees here with a lot of snow. It is great for sadhana. Really. Sages of yore used to meditate in the Himalayas for this very reason – the cold !!!
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