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Improving Our Behavior with the Help of the Guru Part 6

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-08-03

Part 6 of 7 - Continuing Bodhinatha's first Guru Purnima class on the role of the guru and...

Improving Our Behavior with the Help of the Guru Part 5

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-08-02

Part 5 of 7 - Continuing Bodhinatha's first Guru Purnima class on the role of the guru and...

Improving Our Behavior with the Help of the Guru Part 4

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-08-01

Part 4 of 7 - Continuing Bodhinatha's first Guru Purnima class on the role of the guru and...

Improving Our Behavior with the Help of the Guru - Part 3

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-07-31

Part 3 of 7 - Continuing Bodhinatha's first Guru Purnima class on the role of the guru, Bodhinatha...

Improving Our Behavior with the Help of the Guru - Part 2

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-07-30

Part 2 of 7 - Continuing Bodhinatha's first Guru Purnima class on the role of the guru, focusing...

Improving Our Behavior with the Help of the Guru - Part 1

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-07-27

Part 1 of 7 - Bodhinatha gives a class during Guru Purnima on the role of the guru....

The Role of the Guru

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-07-24

Choose a sect of Hinduism and a guru and dedicate yourself to him. The need for a guru...

Niyama 6 - Siddhanta Shravana

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-07-23

The niyama of siddhanta shravana involves studying and listening to learned people, our primary scriptures, the Vedas, and...

Niyama 5 - Ishvarapujana, Worship

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-07-22

Bodhinatha speaks on the niyama of Ishvarapujana, worship of the Gods. Cultivate devotion by having a home shrine...

Niyama 4 - Astikya, Faith

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-07-19

Bodhinatha speaks on the niyama of astikya, faith. In Hinduism experience develops faith. Faith starts out as a...

Niyama 3 - Dana, Giving

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-07-18

After a short introduction on the progress of our children's course, of efforts to get Gurudeva's teachings to...

Niyama 2 - Santosha, Contentment

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-07-17

Bodhinatha speaks on santosha, contentment. This niyama is about being content and happy on the inside of ourselves...

Niyama 1 - Hri, Remorse and Modesty

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-07-16

Bodhinatha speaks on hri, the niyama of remorse, which is needed to resolve problems. Niyamas focus on helping...

Yama 10 - Saucha, Purity

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-06-17

Yama number 10, saucha, purity. Purity includes clean clothing, good character, physical surroundings and no foul language. Physical...

Yama 9 - Mitahara, Moderate Appetite

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-06-16

Bodhinatha begins with a note about Mother's Day, Father's Day and Grandparent's Day. He offers the key that...

Yama 8 - Arjava, Honesty

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-06-12

Yama number 8 - arjava, honesty. Part of the reason for these talks is that there is a...

Yama 7 - Daya, Compassion

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-06-11

Yama number 7 - daya, compassion. Compassion is conquering cruelty. It is the outgrowth of love. Bodhinatha explains...

Yama 6 - Dhriti, Steadfastness

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-06-10

Yama number 6 - dhriti, steadfastness. Willpower has to be used to be steadfast. Overcoming fear, and perseverance,...

Toronto Trip Summary

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-06-09

Bodhinatha had a wonderful trip to Toronto. Everyone was very devotional, especially at the pada pujas. One letter...

Yama 5 - Kshama, Patience

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-06-06

Yama number 5 - kshama, patience. The youth group in Malaysia is focusing on the yamas and niyamas...

Teaching Tolerance to Children

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-06-05

Terrorism has brought forth hatred on TV. We need to teach children tolerance, teach them to love and...

Saiva Siddhanta, a Path of Knowing Thyself

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-06-04

Bodhinatha is getting ready for his trip to Toronto, Canada. His talk is titled "Saiva Siddhanta A Path of Knowing Thyself". In summarySaiva...

Affirmation Part 3-- Family affirmation. Sharing Life Decisions with God, Gods and Guru

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-06-03

Affirmation Part 3 of 3. Gurudeva developed an affirmation for his married devotees and just finished editing it...

Affirmation Part 2 -- Remolding the Subconscious

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-06-02

Part 2 of 3 Remolding the Subconscious through Affirmation. This is a two-part process. The first is vasana...

Affirmation Part 1-- Rebuilding Self-Confidence

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-06-01

Rebuilding Self-Confidence through Affirmation, Part 1 of 3. For a gathering recently we were explaining the Hindu spiritual...

Mahasivaratri, 2003, Part 3

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-05-29

Mahasivaratri, Part 3 of 3, Being Still. Bodhinatha elucidates some wonderful quotes from Yogaswami on the theme of...

Mahasivaratri, 2003, Part 2

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-05-28

Mahasivaratri, Part 2 of 3, Yogaswami as an Example of Saiva Siddhanta. Bodhinatha acknowledges the presence of some...

Mahasivaratri, 2003, Part 1, Meditation

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-05-27

Mahasivaratri, Part 1 of 3Meditation and Mahasivaratri. Bodhinatha remarks how special Gurudeva's talk was which we played tonight,...

The Importance of Knowing Thy Self

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-04-13

Finding our spiritual identity, "Knowing Thy Self," is not a concept at the forefront of the world's mind. With knowledge...

Results of Self Realization

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-04-12

If the Self is nothing, how do you know you have realized it? One way you know is...

Gurudeva's Description of the Self

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-04-11

Siva exists in three perfectionsas the personal God, as omnipresent consciousness and as the transcendent Self. One of...

Siva's Five Actions

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-04-06

Saivites worship God Siva as the Supreme Being. One popular misunderstanding is that Siva is the Destroyer. While...

Positive Attitudes for Positive Spiritual Progress

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-04-05

Bodhinatha reads sloka 2 of Dancing with Siva - "Where am I going? What is my path?" The Hindu spiritual path can be described in...

How to See God Everywhere

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-04-04

Bodhinatha continues his exploration of sloka 1 from Dancing with Siva with sentences 2 and 3 - "We came from God, live in God, and are evolving into oneness with God. We are in Truth, the truth we seek."...

The Progression of Self-Concept

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-04-03

Bodhinatha discusses the talk he delivered to a nice metaphysical group that visited from Chicago, describing the 4...

Our True Soul Identity

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-04-02

The first mandala from Dancing with Siva speaks on Self-realization, "Know Thy Self," a core teaching of our Guru Parampara...