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The Soul and Its Five Bodies

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2012-05-08

One of the ways of understanding the soul is to understand what it is not. The faculties of...

Decisions, Discover and Use Your Intuition

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2012-04-30

As a human race we don't solve problems until we have to; then we get highly motivated. Forget...

Find Your Divinity Within, Do Sadhana and Service

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2012-04-26

We don't have to do anything to become God. Religion gives us an age-old, well proven structure to...

Life's Experiences Accelerate Our Evolution

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2012-04-22

Most of us need interaction with other people to challenge us, to make spiritual progress. The more we...

No Need to Ponder Past Lives - Look to the future

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2012-03-23

We are the sum total of actions and reactions set in motion in past lives, recorded in the...

Accepting and Facing Challenges

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2012-03-13

Having a sense of who we are, fulfilling the dharma of that person, we're motivated to do certain...

Accept Your Life; Be Engaged

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2012-02-22

Many people end up in the state of mind that we should be doing something else. Accept reincarnation...

Importance of Associations; Hinduism In the Technological Era

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2012-01-17

The inner nature of every person is divine. We need a balance in recognizing the inner divinity but...

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...

Accepting Mistreatment

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2011-12-27

Create a vibration of love and harmony. Misunderstandings, not cleared up, build year after year. Karma is in...

See God by Guru's Grace

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2011-11-12

In Hinduism believing in God is only the first step. Hindus want to move beyond just believing to...

Three Spiritual Goals of Life and Willpower

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2011-11-03

Three goals of life : realization, liberation and merger. Realization means we have a complete experience of the...

The Many Benefits of Temple Worship

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2011-10-13

The most important teaching of Gurudeva: "Siva's followers strive for God Realization as the first and foremost goal of life." Gurudeva's mystic and psychic abilities. Gurudeva is the only teacher in...

Hindu versus Christian Practice

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2011-10-05

Doing good works is not enough. Practicing Hinduism, believing that we are all divine beings, we to come...

Let Go of Attachments, Part 2

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2011-08-30

Achieve the maximum possibilities we can attain in this life inwardly and outwardly. Attachments, regrets about the past,...

Let Go of Attachments, Part 1

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2011-08-26

The sacredness of rivers. "The River of Life." as inspired by Niagara Falls. Attachment comes in many forms and hinders us...

Siva Meditation Only for Serious Meditators

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2011-07-31

Shi Va. Two syllable version of the Panchakshara, a monistic version. When we go deep enough in meditation...

Identify God Within

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2011-07-24

Hold a balance between thinking of ourselves as an immortal soul and realizing that we make mistakes or...

Master Your Energy Patterns Through Meditation

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2011-07-02

Consistent meditation draws energy from the instinctive mind into superconscious, lessening antagonistic forces. Energy is energy although it...

Overcoming Disappointments in Life and on the Spiritual Path

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2011-06-17

Disappointment is a natural human emotion which can be overcome if we don't personalize it. Without challenges we...

Life Planning, Part 3, Persistance and Push

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2011-05-19

Planning ahead in the various departments of life. Lack of persistence happens all the time. Changeableness is reconsidering...

Life Planning, Part 2. Success Depends on a Wise Plan

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2011-05-12

A wise plan includes learning about the field and consultation with experienced others. Start the activity out with...

Life Planning, Part 1, Set Clear Goals

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2011-04-26

Nartana Ritau is a natural time for planning. Having goals for our lives. Spiritual, social, cultural, economic, educational...

State of the Church 2011

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2011-04-20

Digital Dharma Drive. Ebooks. Websites: Church Members, Digital Resource Library, HHE. Printed Publications: Guru Parampara Biography, Children's Books,...

Will Power - Concentration, Continuity in Striving

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2011-03-14

Continuity of effort is needed between our inner and outer life. Control of the mind throughout the day...

Moksha - Resolving Karma, Fulfilling Dharma

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2011-03-05

The most important aspect of resolving karma is to accept it. Find a way of depersonalizing mistreatment. Everything...

Monism and Theism Both Are Needed

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2011-02-26

Our tradition combines the two perspectives of monism and theism, dimfi and shumif, into one tradition. It is...

God Within and Without

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2011-02-12

The highest philosophy: Everything is One. To have a well rounded Hindu philosophy both perspectives are important: To...

The Importance of the Agamas. Willpower and Cognition.

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2011-01-21

The Agamas focus on externals containing compelling, solid, scriptural reference for why the temple is so important. The...

The importance of bhakti

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2011-01-13

Growing up in the west is challenging as devotion and humility are foreign to the culture. Striving for...

Focus on Sadhana and Ahimsa

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2011-01-05

Sadhana is regular serious practice with a goal of changing oneself and also our daily vigil. The deepest...

The Foundation of Spiritual Progress

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2010-12-23

Spiritual unfoldment is slow and steady. Habitual consciousness can be raised up life after life. The foundation is...

Karma Management Seminar Part 2

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2010-11-02

Karma Management Seminar day 2 given to pilgrims and devotees at the 9th Annual Mahasamadhi Celebration preliminary to...

Seeing the World as an Ashram for Making Spiritual Progress

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2010-11-01

Our view of the world is colored by our state of mind. How can one act in an...

Karma: Resolving Karma

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2010-11-01

Part 1 of Bodhinatha's Karma Management Course preliminary to a presentation to be given in Singapore including questions...

Jnana in Saiva Siddhanta

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2010-10-24

Jnana in Saiva Siddhanta is realization achieved through raja yoga. A realistic goal is to move forward in...