Results for: Subramuniyaswami, audio

A Chance to Meet Gurudeva

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-05-20

Today Gurudeva briefly answers a question from Singapore and one from Johor Bahru, Malayasia. The questions are on...

Who Invented the Gods?

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-05-16

Gurudeva responds today to a question about the abundance of Hindu Gods. "Why were they invented?" a devotee asks. Gurudeva explains...

Dreaming of the Gods

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-05-14

An interesting question comes in from Norway, from Nordic Pagan. This devotee says that he regularly dreams of...

A Lifetime of Study

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-05-13

A question about how books are selected for libraries in Hindu temples leads Gurudeva to speak about the...

Playing with Fire

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-05-12

Gurudeva advises and e-devotee who was initiated into Kundalini Yoga to adhere closely to the guidance and teachings...

Where to do Puja

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-05-09

A devotee read about doing temple puja in the ancient Tirumantiram yoga text and wonders if he should...

Interfaith Marriage

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-05-08

What does Gurudeva think about a Hindu man who loves a Christian woman. He wants to remain Hindu,...

A Formula for Sadhana

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-05-07

Gurudeva answers two questions related to sadhana, "How much is enough? How can I be sure I don't slide backwards on the path?" In response Gurudeva gives a simple formula for daily sadhana...

Just a Way of Life

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-05-06

Today's talk is short and to the point. Gurudeva has answered this question so many times that he...

Meet the Guru

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-05-05

Gurudeva divulges his own personal computer use in response to a cyber-devotee's question, "Gurudeva, do you yourself use a computer?"

How Hinduism Today Got Started

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-05-02

Gurudeva speaks at length in response to a question about what inspired him to create the magazine Hinduism...

The Technological Religion

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-05-01

What role can modern technology play in the promotion of religion? We've heard that Gurudeva's monks each have...

The West's Role in Religious Resurgence

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-04-30

We continue our series of Gurudeva's answers to questions posed by the editor of Jain Spirit magazine in...

Listen in for a colorful talk

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-04-29

Gurudeva responds to a question today about the use of art in religion. Just how important is art?...

Reforming a Religion

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-04-28

The Editor of Jain Spirit asked Gurudeva a series of questions. Here Gurudeva responds to a question about...

Animals and Group Souls

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-04-25

We finish the phase with a fun question and answer session on the concept of individual souls and...

Experience, Dreams and Visions

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-04-24

Gurudeva briefly answers two questions today, one on whether we must experience every experience to be experienced, or...

Mitigating Bad Thoughts

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-04-23

"Gurudeva, I was feeling low and had bad thoughts and feelings about other. Now that I feel better, can I do something to cancel out those thoughts?" This is the question posed to Gurudeva from a Yahoo.com devotee. Wouldn't you like to know the...

Native American Gurus

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-04-22

A young cyber devotee asks Gurudeva's perspective on whether a Hindu could be guided by a Native American...

Sustaining Successes

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-04-21

Gurudeva responds to a query about how to avoid negating our successes. A cyber devotee posed that some...

Fire Worship; Lotus of the Heart

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-04-20

Gurudeva briefly answers two questions today, one about fire worship and the other about the lotus of the...

Guidelines for Study of Merging with Siva

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-04-16

Following in the spirit of the enthusiastic book signing and sales of Merging with Siva, we present Gurudeva's...

How to Send a Prayer to the Devas

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-04-15

Gurudeva explains the specifics of writing a prayer to the devas, which can be sent through the sacred...

How To Send Prayers to the Devas

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-04-10

Gurudeva has anticipated some questions about sending prayers to the devas and he explains clearly how to do...

I Love Who You Love

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-04-09

Gurudeva answers a question about strengthening the bonds between parents young adult children who marry outside the race...

Using the Subsuperconscious Mind

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-04-08

Gurudeva gives a cogent explanation of the subsuperconscious mind, gives examples of how you may already be using...

Bane or Boon?

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-04-07

The Editor of the UK's Jain Spirit magazine asked about the use of technology for spirituality. Can the...

Color Meditation for Beginners

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-04-06

Someone asks if Gurudeva can help a beginning meditator, and Gurudeva responds by presenting a simple color meditation,...

Who Answers our Prayers?

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-04-05

Gurudeva gives an interesting answer to a question about prayer. He begins by stating that there are many...

Prayer, Meditation and Ritual

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-04-02

Today we have a delightful question and answer session about the difference between prayer and meditation and the...

Dare to Take Action

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-04-01

Someone asked, "If we see someone physically disciplining a child in public, should we step in and do something?" Gurudeva answers with a story of a real occurence in a US supermarket.

Staying Clear of Maya

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-03-31

Today's question comes from a devotee who is concerned about getting too caught up in maya. "What can I do, Gurudeva?" Gurudeva...

Quitting Smoking

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-03-30

A cyber-devotee asks for the Guru's advice on quitting smoking, saying he doesn't even want to think about...

Group Prayer; Free Will

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-03-29

Gurudeva answers two questions today. One is about the efficacy of group prayer. The other is about the...

Seeing Yourself in Others

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-03-26

If we see someone doing something that we really dislike, which really disturbs us, is that something that...

Sealing Off the Lower Nature

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-03-25

An e-devotee asks what asana besides the lotus posture would work to close off the lower chakras. Gurudeva's...