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Niyama 10: Tapas

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2012-01-11

Tapas is to practice austerity, serious disciplines, penance and sacrifice which increases the speed at which we are...

The Three Phases of the Mind

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2010-06-13

Three phases of the mind- instinctive, intuitive, intellectual. Each function in distinct ways: 0:2:45; Instinctive mind, automatic, animal...

Dance and the Spiritual Path

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2004-10-30

Five ways in which the attitudes involved in studying dance and the attitudes involved in striving to make...

Resolving Difficult Situations - A Sadhana for the Jivana Ritau

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2004-08-24

The talk begins with an overview of the sadhanas for the Jivana Ritau, the second of the three...

Muruga, The God of Yoga and the Spiritual Path, Part 3

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2004-06-05

Part 3 of 3. Finally in his talk on Lord Murugan and the spiritual path, Bodhinatha took the...

Introduction to the Yamas and Niyamas

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-11-12

Cybertalk: Bodhinatha gives his introduction to the Yamas and niyamas, the Hindu Code of Conduct. He explains that...

Yama 6 - Dhriti, Steadfastness

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-06-10

Yama number 6 - dhriti, steadfastness. Willpower has to be used to be steadfast. Overcoming fear, and perseverance,...

Affirmation Part 1-- Rebuilding Self-Confidence

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-06-01

Rebuilding Self-Confidence through Affirmation, Part 1 of 3. For a gathering recently we were explaining the Hindu spiritual...

Positive Attitudes for Positive Spiritual Progress

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-04-05

Bodhinatha reads sloka 2 of Dancing with Siva - "Where am I going? What is my path?" The Hindu spiritual path can be described in...

False Concepts About the Spiritual Path

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-03-29

As is true in many areas of life, there are more false concepts about something than true concepts,...

The Importance of Controlling Anger

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-02-15

Part 2 of 4 - In Bodhinatha's moksha ritau address for 2002, he continues with a practical explanation...

The Nature of Desire

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-11-01

Bodhinatha gives a wonderful discourse on the nature of desire. Gurudeva never asked us to give up desire....

Responsiveness

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-09-11

Responsiveness is important on the spiritual path, both in the monastery and in the family home. Bodhinatha talks...

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...

Controlling Anger part 3

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-06-22

In part three of his talk on anger, Bodhinatha begins by referring to the Tirukural and its chapter...

Yamas and Niyamas part 3 Ashtanga Yoga

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-05-13

The Yamas are the first stage of the spiritual path. It is the first step in ashtanga yoga,...

Yamas and Niyamas part 2 Foundation

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-05-10

Today many people interested in a spiritual path say "Forget the basics, let's just start with the end of the path." Of course this approach doesn't work very well...

Foundation of Bhakti

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-03-30

Cybertalk: Bodhinatha reads from and gives bhashya on today's Master Course lesson of the Day from Gurudeva's trilogy,...

Dealing with Discouragement

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-03-23

How do we deal with discouragement? Gurudeva gave us a tool, the vasana daha tantra, to deal with...

Austerity Part 3

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-03-07

Bodhinatha elaborates on the four-fold concept of austerity, which Gurudeva defined as sadhana, penance, tapas and sacrifice. So,...

Austerity Part 2

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-03-04

Bodhinatha elaborates on the four-fold concept of austerity, which Gurudeva defined as sadhana, penance, tapas and sacrifice. So,...

Austerity Part 1

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-03-03

Bodhinatha elaborates on the four-fold concept of austerity, which Gurudeva defined as sadhana, penance, tapas and sacrifice. So,...

Moksha, Realizing God

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-02-21

There is a misconception that one day we are experiencing zero percent God, then the next moment we...