Bodhinatha and Shanmuganathswami left very early this morning for Singapore and Malaysia He will be holding a seminar for the public at the Kandasamy Temple in Malaysia on the 28th and then a retreat for sishya and students on the June 3rd.
The event at the temple will also feature the release of the two new children’s story books on Self-Discipline and Religious Life (Yamas and Niyamas).
Religion needs to be of the present. Mankind is evolving spiritually; mass consciousness is rising. When we go to the temple, in the right spirit, contributing devotion and prana, being open to the blessings of the Deity; it purifies the mind. The Hindu religion focuses on the mind; purifies it; controls it, subdues the ego, makes us more humble.