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Chakras In Relation to the Gods

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-01-18

An important feature of Saiva Siddhanta is the mixing of Monism and Theism. Worshiping in the temple and...

Consistency, Continuity, Learning from Mistakes

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2013-07-17

Nalif: The continuity of vibration from one shumnuhm or puja to another. Regret from making a mistake is...

Worship Supports but Differs from Meditation

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2013-03-12

The theological blending of the two perspectives, theism and monism. Dimfi: Worship of the deity in the temple,...

You Are the Self, Identify with Awareness

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2012-10-23

Find the right balance in the world that you can sustain. Purify, quiet the mind, transcend externalities. See...

Find the Self

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2012-10-16

Wrapped up in externalities, upset, life in a swirl, we forget about going within. Be sublime, control actions...

Dealing with Distraction, Lesson 99 of Living with Siva

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2012-07-20

The shumif perspective is helpful in detachment. Thoughts are stationary, move awareness to the pattern we want to...

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...

Monistic Theism

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2010-09-03

Theism: focus on temple, puja, homa. Monism: focus on meditation, on the identity of the soul with God....

Four Steps To Meditation

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2010-07-19

The four basic steps ito meditation. Shum provides a map going from one place to another place, a...

Inner happiness, life cycles, visualizations.

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2010-06-13

Claim happiness then radiate it out to other people. We find ourselves naturally doing what we were doing...

Shum Kanif, uu, makaif -- Mamsani for February

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2009-02-04

Awareness can expand into the endless inner space of the seventh dimension: ilimingshum. The experience of kaif: awareness...

Shum Mamsani for January

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2009-01-13

Our own potential attainment is that of the great yogis; for that we should strive. Inner space is...

Intellect: A tool for the soul.

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2008-11-21

Intellect and technology can be tools but also can obscure the soul. Kaif, naam ariyom: The concepts are...

Taming Distraction--Mamsani for May

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2008-07-20

Shumif perspective: awareness that travels through the mind. Inner peace, inner light always there, we don't have to...

Be Simple

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2008-07-03

Our intellectual mind can make the most simple thing complicated. In Shum we are trying to have a...

The Body of the Soul

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2007-11-26

Focusing on the soul: It is becoming and being, slowly maturing, it's essence already identical with God Siva....

Four Perspectives of Consciousness

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2007-11-03

Perceive with an overview. Detach, move to different perspectives of the mind. Observe like a child. Think a...

The Subsuperconscious: Fourth and Fifth Dimensions.

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2007-10-28

In superconscious we are functioning in a creative, intuitive manner while maintaining simshumbisi, in a mountaintop consciousness of...

The seed of desire.

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2007-09-28

The seed of desire is a false concept. Shum helps transcend thinking, to experience spiritual energy. Call upon...

Prapatti and Bhakti Yoga

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2007-09-05

Devotion is a calm, intelligent expression of love for the Deity. Emotion means excitement. Create a closeness to...

The Four Perspectives of the Mind

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2007-08-01

Awareness, energy, willpower are the same thing. Interest-awareness can shift energy levels. Strengthening willpower. Inner and outer willpower...

Being dynamic in meditation

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2007-07-02

With successful meditation our external point of reference changes and we become aware of ourselves as a spiritual...

From Darkness to Light

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2007-06-16

The light of understanding is the foundation for the bright light of spiritual perception. The self-concept of Divine...

Lotus of the Heart and Simshumbisi

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2007-06-09

A reading from "Merging With Siva" titled: "The Lotus of the Heart," shows the way to "Opening an inner door for awareness to flow through;" followed by a parallel Shum lesson highlighting...

The Clear White Light

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2007-06-02

Selections from: "Merging With Siva," "The Clear White Light," with bhashya on components such as: Our own greatness and spiritual potential, worry and...

Awareness in context of the Shum language

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2007-05-11

Bhashya on "Merging With Siva: The Story of Awareness." "We can put awareness, which we are, into the state of consciousness we choose to put it in if we keep control of our mind." Shum images that describe awareness and awareness traveling in the higher dimensions are discussed...

Sustaining and Deepening Meditation Utilizing Shum

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2007-04-25

Lesson One from Merging With Siva is read with bhashya and emphasis on the externalities of the world,...

State of the Church 2007

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2007-04-18

Planning for the future. Shum Mamsani booklet in progress includes: Story of Shum language, states of awareness, meditations,...

The Advaitin: The Beginning of the Shum Language

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2007-01-27

The transcript for today's talk includes Bodhinatha's "Introduction to Shum" which was given on January 5th. Technical problems prevented recording...

The Sixth and Seventh Dimensions

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2007-01-20

Excerpts from Gurudeva's original writings explaining the sixth dimension: The superconscious plane, the heart of the generative and...

Four perspectives mentioned in the Shum language

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2006-12-29

Bodhinatha begins with a brief history of Chidambaram. He also mentions that we will celebrate Gurudeva's vision which...

Gurudeva and the Shum Language

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2006-11-14

The story of Gurudeva's unfoldment of the Shum language is related. Some effects and uses of the Shum...

Kundalini and Self Realization for the Monastic

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-03-07

Bodhinatha discusses today's lesson from Dancing with Siva as it relates to Moksha Ritau and Self Realization. The...