Results for: audio, Bodhinatha

Eight Features of the Natha Sampradaya

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-09-17

We have to discover that part of us that is the Self. One of the important benefits of...

Not Getting Upset, Viewing Reaction from Higher Faculties

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-09-11

A measure of how serious we are in making spiritual progress is that we've learned the lesson from...

The Difference in Practice of Theism and Monism

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-09-03

During a puja we're in Theism, to receive the blessings of the Deity. After a puja we can...

Lord Murugan and the Power of Kavadi

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-07-06

A talk given by Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami at the Somnath Spiritual Park, Temple and Goshala at Grand Bassin...

Bodhinatha discusses the vishuddha chakra, the pranic sheath, the nine ways of merging wih Siva and the jnana pada

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-07-11

A class given by Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami during the 2014 Mauritius Innersearch. He discusses the vishuddha chakra, the...

Bodhinatha discusses the manipura and anahata chakras, Siva's omniscience and the yoga pada

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-07-10

A class given by Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami during the 2014 Mauritius Innersearch. He discusses the manipura and anahata...

Bodhinatha discusses the Muladhara and Svadhishthana chakras, the pranic body, the nature of the soul and the kriya pada

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-07-08

A class given by Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami during the 2014 Mauritius Innersearch. He discusses the Muladhara and Svadhishthana...

Bodhinatha discusses the 7 chakras, kundalini, Self relization and the Charya Pada

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-07-07

A class given by Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami during the 2014 Mauritius Innersearch. He discusses the 7 chakras, kundalini,...

Bodhinatha discusses the chakras, prana, the meaning of Siva's dance and gives an introduction to the four Padas

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-07-04

A class given by Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami during the 2014 Mauritius Innersearch. He discusses the chakras, prana, the...

Bodhinatha discusses the seven chakras, the pranic body, the San Marga and the 52 character qualities

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-07-03

A class given by Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami during the 2014 Mauritius Innersearch. He discusses the seven chakras, the...

Bodhinatha Speaks at Goodlands Temple - the importance of temple worship

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-07-04

A talk given by Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami at the Goodlands Temple during the 2014 Mauritius Innersearch. He discusses...

Patanjali's Two Kinds of Samadhi

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-07-27

Bodhinatha comments on Patanjali Yoga Sutras verses on samadhi. One basic phenomena present in savikalpa samadhi is awareness...

Patanjali: Practice to Achieve Samadhi

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-06-21

Bodhinatha continues with his commentary on Patanjali's Yoga Sutras. We learn to control the mind through practice, detachment,...

Patanjali's Yoga Sutras - False Knowledge

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-06-15

Bodhinatha comments on Patanjali Yoga Sutras, Verses 1.5 through 1.12. The restraint of the mental activities of correct...

Separating Awareness From What It Perceives

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-05-29

The preliminary practices of meditation ideally put us into a state where we are not thinking. Then there...

Jnana Yoga, Jnana Pada

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylansswami
Given On: 2014-05-23

Distinguishing Jnana Yoga from the Jnana Pada. A significant component of Jnana Yoga, the path of knowledge, is...

Yoga: Restraint of Mental Activity

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-05-08

Yoga is not about the body, it's about nirodhah, restraint of mental activity. When we sit to meditate...

Understanding Attachment and Affectionate Detachment

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-04-30

If we think about something frequently it means we're attached to it. Attraction is positive attachment; aversion is...

Ahimsa, All is One, See Others As Yourself

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-04-23

The desire to harm comes from discontent. A profound basis for ahimsa is that everything is One and...

Karma Management Review

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-04-17

Moksha includes resolving karma. Even if you realize God, if you have karma you haven't resolved, you're going...

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...

The Mission of the Mission - Our Monastic Order

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-03-09

Bodhinatha comments on lesson 331 from Living with Siva in which Gurudeva describes the spiritual inner work of...

Nine Ways to Merge With Siva

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-02-27

On Mahasivaratri, February 27, 2014, Satguru Bodhinathaswami comments on Gurudeva's introduction to Merging with Siva, where he elucidates...

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...

Closing Off the Lower Chakras

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-02-01

There is a continuity between the dominant states of consciousness you are in at the time of death...

Resentment; Control of Speech; Responding Kindly

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-01-25

"Realize That God Is Love." Resentment is a barrier in spiritual life. Accept the Hindu point of view, that whatever happens to...

Chakras In Relation to the Gods

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-01-18

An important feature of Saiva Siddhanta is the mixing of Monism and Theism. Worshiping in the temple and...

Stabilize Consciousness in the Muladhara Chakra and Above

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-01-09

The challenge of not falling below the muladhara chakra. "Achieve freedom with responsibility," living in the box of dharma. Ahimsa and...

Raise Kundalini Gradually; Strive Continuously

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-01-02

Awakening the kundalini prematurely can have negative consequences. A slow gradual process is favored. Persevere, be consistent, particularly...

Mysticism, Patience, Resolving Karma, Astrology

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2013-12-19

Mysticism, direct experience of God, is commonly accepted in Hindu tradition. Principles and practices of Hinduism are designed...

The Human Aura

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2013-11-27

The human aura is in the astral plane. Two parts: The outer and inner auras. Clear congestion through...

Your Personality and Your Individuality

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2013-11-11

Finding that part of you that's been the same throughout your entire life. Putting positive experiences into the...

Remolding the Subconscious; You Are a Divine Being

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2013-10-20

Gurudeva gives a number of ways to impress and remold the subconscious mind that we are a spiritual...

Maturing Through Experience - Reaching Omniscience

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2013-10-13

Bodhinatha's comments on Dancing with Siva on how maturing through experience eventually takes leads to revealing our all-knowingness....

Bhakti, Giving Prana to the Deity

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2013-09-06

During puja the pujari, the devotion and worship of the devotees and the auspiciousness of the day combine...

Tradition, Adaption for Modern Life, Karma Yoga

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2013-08-29

God comes when you chant in Sanskrit, the language of invocation; English wouldn't work. Hinduism needs to change...