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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,...

Pujas to Gurudeva

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-03-02

Tomorrow is our monthly pada puja for Gurudeva on Chitra nakshatra. So, we're thinking about Gurudeva and the...

Megatrends

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-03-01

The Pittsburgh Venkateshvara temple is having an event on "Hinduism Past, Present and Future" in a few months. I have been asked...

Ahimsa in Speech (Part 2)

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-02-23

Ahimsa is a central principle in Hinduism. Let us take a look at the words we use in...

Ahimsa in Speech (Part 1)

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-02-22

Ahimsa is a central principle in Hinduism. Let us take a look at the words we use in...

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...

Cultivating Bhakti, or Devotion

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-02-16

The beginning of Bhakti is our understanding of the temple and Deities and the three worlds. The goal...

Valentine's Day to Lord Siva

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-02-15

We received an invitation to give a blessing at the County Council meeting tomorrow. It'll be Valentine's Day....

To err is human...

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-02-13

To err is human, to make a mistake only once is divine. Go beyond feeling bad about making...

Karma Management Part 3

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-02-09

Seventh principleaccelerate karma. Saivite Shastras talk about this in terms of monastic 36-year pattern for training. Within his...

Karma Management Part 2

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-02-08

Review of part 1 plus... Fifth principle: create no negative karmas. Refrain from actions that will create negative...

Karma Management Part 1

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-02-01

I get many questions about karma that are way off the mark. We need to understand karma and...

Martin Luther King Day and Hinduism on Tolerance

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-01-19

Parents need to teach tolerance. There are many practical ways to systematically do this from the pamphlet from...

Local Martin Luther King Day Speech

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-01-18

Bodhinatha give his final speech that he has prepared for the coming Martin Lurther King Day. Since the...

Becoming Centered

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-01-17

We welcome Swami Pragyanand from New Delhi, India. Merging with Siva talks about being thrown off center. Being...

Karma is not destiny

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-01-15

If the manifestation of karma is inevitable, why do parents need to discipline their children at all? If...

Mistakes are not problems

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-01-11

Cybertalk: Gurudeva said, "Problems are not problems. A problem is a repetition of the past that needs to be adjusted." It means that when we make a mistake, we think that we shouldn't have...

Parents are the First Guru

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-01-09

Parents are the first gurus. This will be my message to parents in Mauritius, Malaysia and Singapore when...

Jayanthi Address

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-01-08

Gurudeva's Shakti is so strong here at Kauai Aadheenam, stronger than any other place. Initiations are an important...

The Magic of the High EE

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-01-03

Sometimes we don't hear the high "ee" sound. Gurudeva says it is only there when the subconscious mind...

The Roots of Martin Luther King

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-01-02

The Lessons of Water

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2001-12-27

Bodhinatha talks about rain and water and their importance. We live by a river at the Aadheenam and...

Finding Affectionate Detachment

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2001-12-20

Bodhinatha describes the various kinds of negative attachment and methods by which to free ourselves from attachments to...

Deeper Perspectives and Monastic's Realization of the Self

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2001-12-05

The more you can detach yourself from life the more you can avoid the ups and downs of...

Fixing Problems

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2001-12-03

Problems are important for spiritual progress. We need a Guru to help us see our problems. We need...

Appreciation

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2001-11-26

Many times we don't tell people how much we appreciate them. A bird visited us for lunch a...

Honoring of Gurudeva at the Kauai Rotary Club

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2001-11-25

A New Shrine to Gurudeva has been created so that monks and pilgrims may come and prostrate. Poipu...

Prejudice Free Consciousness

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2004-11-28

We are not born with prejudice but prejudice is learned, there's a need to teach tolerance, joyous reverence...

Effects of Self-Realization

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-01-01

Bodhinatha elucidates how we can know if we have realized the Self. He describes the various experiences and...