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Caring for a Dying Dog

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-09-29

An e-devotee in Arizona asks about the proper way to care for an elderly dog. Gurudeva answers that...

Talk by Swami Bua

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-09-28

During this year's Guru Purnima celebrations Gurudeva invited Swami Bua to talk for the internet. Swami Bua was...

Grihasta Dharma

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-09-25

A devotee attending a homa during Guru Purnima celebrations asks Gurudeva about grihastha dharma. Gurudeva continues to emphasize...

Greatest Religion in the World

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-09-24

Here's a talk from our Guru Purnima celebrations in July from a devotee of Swami Bua who was...

Cooperation of Church and State

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-09-23

An e-devotee from California asks about the influence of India and Hinduism on the politics of the future....

The Kauai Kadavul Temple

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-09-22

When Chennai artist A. Manivelu was visiting Kauai Aadheenam, he was impressed with the disciplines of worship and...

Anger and Worship

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-09-19

In response to a question about the Agnihotra, Hindu fire ceremony, Gurudeva discusses the principle of not performing...

To Bury Or Burn?

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-09-18

A cyber cadet asks why some bury and others burn their dead. It often surprises people to learn...

A Troubled Father

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-09-17

A question comes in from a concerned Asian family whose father comes home late, having drunk too much...

Objections to Marriage

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-09-16

We pray that we are not too late in putting up this response. A woman in Selangor, Malaysia,...

Making Teenagers Delinquent

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-09-11

A question about how mothers can help teenagers through their "troubled years" triggers an impassioned response from Gurudeva about...

Making Teenagers Delinquent, pt. 1

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-09-10

A question about how mothers can help teenagers through their "troubled years" triggers an impassioned response from Gurudeva about...

Temples in India, Anger in Worship

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-09-09

An e-devotee in Texas asks Gurudeva about the temples in South India that have been taken over by...

Namaste

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-09-08

Here's a brief answer to a question about the meaning of the Hindu greeting, "Namaste." Gurudeva says it...

Understanding Scriptures

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-09-07

Young Aditya Balachander in Texas asks Gurudeva why our Hindu scriptures are so difficult to understand. Gurudeva says...

Money Can't Buy You Wealth

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-09-04

A e-devotee in Germany asks about wealth. Gurudeva explains how many people approach wealth as the accumulation of...

Suffering, Disease, Unhappiness...Oh my!

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-09-03

An e-devotee in Selangor, Malaysia asks why there is so much suffering in the world, why people are...

Searching for a Path

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-09-02

A cyber cadet in Queensland Australia is questioning the ways of Western materialism an wonders where to turn....

The Gods Do Not Punish

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-09-01

An e-devotee asks Gurudeva for clarification of the statements in Merging with Siva about the Gods working with...

How To Help Counter Abuse

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-08-31

A young girl, just back in the US from having lived several years in India, as what she...

A Vision of Siva

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-08-30

E-devotee Anjali asks Gurudeva how she can have a vision of Siva. The answer applies to all of...

The Half-Hindus

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-08-27

Today we present two questions and answers which both deal with the issues of those people who practice...

The Self in Merging with Siva

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-08-26

A reader of Merging with Siva asks Gurudeva about his references to the Self in the book. Is...

Responding to Abuse

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-08-25

Christina, from California, asks Gurudeva what to do if we encounter abusive situations. Is it our karma to...

It's Deja-Vu All Over Again

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-08-24

Stop me if you have heard this before. A cyber-devotee asks about deja-vu. What is the Hindu perspective...

Chakras in the Arms

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-08-21

A healing touch practitioner asks Gurudeva about the chakras in the arms. Gurudeva explains briefly that the 21...

Peace in the Home

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-08-20

When Positive Discipline author, Jane Nelson, was visiting Kauai Aadheenam, Gurudeva was asked how a family can have...

Hindu Duty

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-08-19

The question put to Gurudeva is, "What is my duty as a Hindu?" Gurudeva answerslearn your religion, practice what you have learned, and everything...

Mental Illness

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-08-18

A cyberspace devotee from Canada asks, "What is mental illness from the Hindu perspective." Listen in. Gurudeva's explanation, centering on the understanding of the subconscious...

Astrology and Free Will

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-08-17

A cyber-devotee asks about the use of astrology and whether the will of man is stronger than the...

Speeding Up Iraivan Temple

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-08-16

An e-devotee asks when Iraivan temple will be completed. In response, Gurudeva explains the new initiative for building...

The Karma of Healing

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-08-13

An e-devotee asks if a healing power should be used, or whether doing so interferes in the karma...

Avoiding the Occult

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-08-12

A devotee attending Gurudeva's talk in Kadavul temple on Kauai asks why Gurudeva advises not to become involved...

Saivism North and South

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-08-11

Here's a short talk from Gurudeva about the differences between Saivism in the north of India as compared...

Protecting Children from Abuse

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-08-10

An e-devotee asks how to protect children from abusive parents and teachers. Gurudeva suggests ways to help, and...

The Vedas and Seeking the Self

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-08-09

Today we answer two questions, one from someone seeking the Vedas and the second from someone seeking the...