I can feel their joy at being in the blessed grounds of Kauai Aadheenam.Thank you for visiting the Monastery where the great God wanted to a temple built for Him. Enjoy the beauty & the hard work that went(&goes)with it hand in hand. MikkaNandri(much obliged,grateful,many thanks)to ALL who contributed to realize this manifestation.
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