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Visiting the Temple Purifies the Mind, Grants Humility

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-03-25

Religion needs to be of the present. Mankind is evolving spiritually; mass consciousness is rising. When we go...

All Religions Not the Same; Right Beliefs; Accepting

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-03-02

"Truth is one, paths are many." Some religions feel that it's their duty to try and convert, that theirs is the only true...

No Divisions in Life, Live Spiritually Every Day, Hour, Minute

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2013-02-11

Following a path of religion that involves theism or worship, not relying too much on philosophy alone, we...

No Guilt, Do Penance, Live Joyously

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2012-08-26

Think of heaven and hell as being states of mind, available in the present moment. Live in a...

How God and Gods Come Into the Murti During Puja; Jivana Ritau

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2012-08-18

Three varied Hindu views regarding the Gods and temple images. Gurudeva's perception: During the high point of puja...

Find Your Divinity Within, Do Sadhana and Service

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2012-04-26

We don't have to do anything to become God. Religion gives us an age-old, well proven structure to...

The Foundation of Spiritual Progress

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2010-12-23

Spiritual unfoldment is slow and steady. Habitual consciousness can be raised up life after life. The foundation is...

Hindu mysticism and scripture

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2008-09-23

The September 2008 visit to Singapore and Malaysia included a television presentation on What is Hinduism. Only a...

State of the Church 2007

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2007-04-18

Planning for the future. Shum Mamsani booklet in progress includes: Story of Shum language, states of awareness, meditations,...

The role of the sannyasin in world stabilization.

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2007-03-27

The monastery's internal approach to improving the world by achieving and sustaining spiritual consciousness. Readings from Saiva Dharma...

Meditation is Silence

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2006-07-13

Bodhinatha reads from the October 2006 "Publisher's Desk" which illustrates, through an experience with Yogaswami, that "meditation is silence" and the...

Hindu Temple of Atlanta, Bhakti Yoga

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2005-05-02

Bodhinatha presents an overview of the Hindu Temple of Atlanta and the Hindu Temple of Orlando where he...

Hindu Temple of Atlanta, diversity, Nartana Ritau

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2005-04-13

Bodhinatha reviews last year's visit to the Siva Temple of Atlanta and preparation for this year's visit, He...

A Report on The Third Annual Trip to Mauritius

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2004-09-30

Recalling the remark that in Mauritius, the Church seemed to be getting better organized every year and much...

Hindu Unity

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2004-09-01

Richly illustrated with many stories, this talk on 'Hindu Unity' to be given at the Draupadee Ammen Temple...

Parents Teaching Hinduism to Children, Part 1

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2004-05-21

Bodhinatha spoke this morning in Kadavul Temple on "Some Suggestions to Parents for Teaching Hinduism to Their Children." He outlined areas for training, which includes living the...

Work Is Worship

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2004-04-02

Bodhinatha spoke today on the concept of "work is worship" in the Hindu religion. He recounted how many visitors have...

Monastic Order - Religion of the Now

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2004-03-08

Bodhinatha shared with visitors in the temple an overview by Gurudeva of the monastic order and its mission....

I Want to See God

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2004-02-24

Bodhinatha talks on how to see God, relating concepts and stories from a recent Publisher's Desk article he...

Improving Our Behavior with the Help of the Guru Part 6

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-08-03

Part 6 of 7 - Continuing Bodhinatha's first Guru Purnima class on the role of the guru and...

The Importance of Knowing Thy Self

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-04-13

Finding our spiritual identity, "Knowing Thy Self," is not a concept at the forefront of the world's mind. With knowledge...

Malaysia-Singapore Visit Report Part 1

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-03-22

Jai Ganesha! Bodhinatha and Arumugaswami have returned from a very successful program in Singapore and Malaysia. Bodhinatha had...

Malaysia Conference Part 2

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-11-22

Bodhinatha continues his talk about unethical and ethical religious conversion and cites a number of very useful quotes...

Why Bodhinatha became a Hindu

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-09-04

Bodhinatha talks about the recent symposium on Hinduism at the Pittsburgh temple. Some asked Bodhinatha why he became...

Need for Religion Part 2

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-03-09

Gurudeva said there is a need for religion. Gurudeva at first just taught meditation, but then later he...

Need for Religion Part 1

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-03-08

Gurudeva said there is a need for religion. Gurudeva at first just taught meditation, but then later he...