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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...

Don't Get Stuck in the Mud

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-03-30

One reaction many face in life is the feeling of being unworthy and wanting to give up in...

False Concepts About the Spiritual Path

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-03-29

As is true in many areas of life, there are more false concepts about something than true concepts,...

Darshan Goes Both Ways

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-03-28

Reading from Gurudeva's upadesha on darshan, Bodhinatha delves into Gurudeva's special insights on the spiritual darshan of the...

Malaysia-Singapore Visit Report Part 4

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-03-27

Bodhinatha continues his report on his visit to Malaysia and Singapore (part 4). Bodhinatha enjoyed satsang in Klang,...

Malaysia-Singapore Visit Report Part 3

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-03-26

Bodhinatha continues his report on his visit to Malaysia and Singapore (part 3). Bodhinatha attended a large Hindu...

Malaysia-Singapore Visit Report Part 2

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-03-23

Bodhinatha continues his report on his visit to Malaysia and Singapore (part 2). Bodhinatha gave a wonderful talk,...

Malaysia-Singapore Visit Report Part 1

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-03-22

Jai Ganesha! Bodhinatha and Arumugaswami have returned from a very successful program in Singapore and Malaysia. Bodhinatha had...

Ethical vs. Unethical Conversion

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-03-14

Bodhinatha reviews some of the important points of the Hindu Renaissance talk, including ethical vs. unethical conversion, which...

Strengthening Hinduism in Your Community

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-03-13

Bodhinatha delivers a wonderful talk which he will be giving at the Hindu Renaissance 2, the second rally...

Focuses for a Malaysia/Singapore Trip

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-03-12

Bodhinatha discusses his focuses for a nine-day trip to Malaysia and Singapore. In his satsangs, the focus will...

Uplifting Those Who Don't Want to Be Uplifted

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-03-09

Many of our members take care of elderly parents, which can be a stressful situation if the parent...

The True Sources of Happiness

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-03-08

Bodhinatha describes how harmonious relationships are maintained in grihastha life, in which the natural state is to be...

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...

State of the Church Address 2003, Part 4

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-03-06

Part 4 of Bodhinatha's State of the Church Address for 2003 discusses sadhana follow-up for members, primary focuses...

State of the Church Address 2003, Part 3

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-03-05

In part 3 of his State of the Church address for 2003, Bodhinatha continues with two more of...

State of the Church Address 2003, Part 1

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-03-01

Bodhinatha reviews last year's State of the Church message and discusses how each Church focus has been fulfilled....