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God is Love; Putting This Into Practice

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2016-02-02

The deepest perception of Love: Love is the ultimate Truth. Our Affirmation of Faith: "God Siva is Immanent Love and Transcendent Reality." You are also...

The Soul's Relationship to God

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2016-01-11

Combining Theism and Monism into Monistic Theism—s it a question of becoming God or a question of being...

Theism, Monism, Meditation, the Shumif Perspective

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2015-12-27

urudeva's teachings and Saiva Siddhanta: Monistic Theism, Advaita Ishvaravada. Become a great Theist first. When perfected, through charya,...

Resolve, Mitigate, Dissolve Karma

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2015-12-20

Internalizing and externalizing. Turning within, we're uplifting ourselves. Astrology choreographs and spreads out our karma. Purification, focus on...

Hatha Yoga, Relaxation, Letting Go

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2015-11-12

Set aside personality. Focus on being a spiritual individual. Hatha yoga helps release stress and tension. Use subsuperconscious,...

The Practice of Contentment

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2015-11-06

Reflect on happiness, joy and sorrow. Even when having what we want, suffering is built in. Sometimes we...

Staying in Tune with Superconsciousness

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2015-10-29

By having a strong habit of a daily religious practice we don't lose contact with with superconscious by...

Meditation Empowers the Mind with Restraint and Intuition

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2015-10-21

Superconsciousness is always there within us. A simple key to contacting it is relaxation. Step back, become internalized....

Influences in the Conscious Mind

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2015-09-30

On the spiritual path be careful to not let the worldly approach of others influence us. Take time...

Bhakti, Devotion, the Key to Meditation

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2015-09-06

It's easier to meditate after puja. If you try and practice meditation without devotional practice you can build...

Challenges Bring Progress

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2015-07-25

Living through major challenges, gaining better self control, moving in the right direction, trying for improvement not perfection,...

Stay in the Now, Create Your Future

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2015-07-17

Bisi in Shum: ["I am aware of the unreality of time and the eternity of the moment."] To...

Sadhana: Establish Daily Practice

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2015-07-10

In the past forty years temples and priests have come over to the U.S. from India. The daily...

Keys and Benefits of Meditation

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2015-07-04

Meditation: Transmute the physical and emotional forces. Quiet the intellect, slow down thinking. Tune into the spiritual energy...

Handling Life's Experiences

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2015-06-25

The three gunas: brightness (satya,) activity (rajas), inertia (tamas). Each soul needs a certain amount of experience before...

Purify Subconscious, Let Go of Negative Attachments

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2015-05-06

With the worship of Lord Karttikeya, the study of Gurudeva's teachings and the practice of daily sadhana awaken...

Progressive Stages of Practice

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2015-02-27

The progressive practice of karma, bhakti and raja yogas. Suffering is caused by our own improper, unwise action,...

Uphold Behavior Twenty-Four Hours a Day

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2015-04-19

Don't let down. Success comes with consistency of conduct. Improve and control our mind and behavior standards twenty-four...

Bliss, Satchidananda and Samadhi

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2015-04-13

The experience of ananda in savikalpa samadhi has to cease before you can have the deeper nirvikalpa samadhi....

Activating Kundalini; Patanjali's Kriya Yoga

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2015-03-28

Unless kundalini is active, the deepest meditative states are not available to us. But to activate kundalini, Gurudeva...

Sadhana Path of Change

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2015-03-21

Follow Gurudeva's teachings in a serious way; take up a daily vigil, sandhya vandana, worshiping at the change...

Contentment - Santosha, Cultivating Joy and Serenity in Life

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2015-03-15

Santosha, the second niyama. Find joy in the morning. In the physical world no thing is perfect as...

Attenuating Obstacles, Meditation

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2015-02-20

Understanding keys to the mind and transformation. Kriya, the yoga of action, comprised of tapas, svadhyaya and Ishvara...

Nine Ways to Merge with Siva; the Nature of Liberation

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2015-02-16

The celebration of Mahasivaratri is to have a deeper experience of God. Realization, liberation and merger. Nine progressive...

The Summit of All Religions; Regular Meditation

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2015-02-13

Religion has a oneness in mysticism but has major differences in terms of beliefs and practices. Unrelenting effort,...

Control of Thought, Includes Purifying the Subconscious

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2015-01-14

Mechanism for major change in the subconscious mind from an ordinary to a spiritual state. Vasana Daha Tantra...

Harnessing Reaction; Live in the Box of Dharma

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2015-01-07

Responding and handling karma when feeling mistreated. The goal: insight into our self, get into a more refined...

Breath is a Key to Meditation

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-12-23

Realize the bi-directional inter-relatedness of the mind and the breathing. Practice! Regulate your breathing, it stills down the...

Face and Accept Karma; Three Ways to Mitigate Karma

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-12-30

Human nature is very strange in that we tend to blame others when things go poorly. Avoid that....

How Is All Karma Finally Resolved If We Make Karma in Each Life?

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-11-16

Bodhinatha answers an interesting question: if we are making karma in each life, how can we ever possibly...

Patanjali - Overcoming Obstacles with Concentration and Friendliness

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-11-08

Bodhinatha discusses Patanjali's description of the eight obstacles to progress in Raja Yoga. He discusses two of Patanjali's...

Four Places In Which to See God

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-11-01

Where and how to look for Divinity. Four places to see God: In great teachers, in other people,...

Eight Features of Natha Sampradaya (Version 2)

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-10-25

Don't put the search for the innermost divine Self in the future tense. You are Brahman. We're already...

God Ishvara, In Patanjali's Yoga Sutras

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-10-03

The ideal of pure awareness, pure devotion. With devotion become open, sensitive to the grace of Siva. "Parameshvara as the original, uncreated soul, the creator of all other souls."...

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...