Here is a photo of the Lodge in Malaysia where Bodhinatha will be holding his next seminars. And here is a short list of the things the Ekadanta Kulam of One, Saravananathaswami has been doing this phase.
Processing incoming Master Course Self-Evaluation Study worksheets and discussing progress with students
Coordinating Kailas Ashram visitors for four days
Coordinating various things for our resident guests Brahm. Mayuran and Vasaant, including setting up Brahm. Mayuran to start preparing for his next stage in the pre-monastic program— Supplicancy Pledge.
Preparing flyer, application and Minimela.com order pages for Malaysia weekend retreat in June
Updated guru travels web page
Adding news and tweaks to new private Saiva Siddhanta Church website
"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