Dear Pancha Mukha Ganapati Oh How I love Thee!. How beautiful you look decked with flowers and love from all you provide for. I loved walking in the Monk’s Garden to see all the plants and lovely cows. Such a beautiful place. I am reminded of how our loving God Siva and Lord Ganesa along with Lord Murugan takes such good care of us all in every way.It is such a lesson in trusting God to see these “miracles”after tending his garden.All Is Siva. Aum
"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