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Pancha Ganapati's Five Shaktis

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-02-20

Part 4 of 4 - Bodhinatha finishes his moksha ritau address for 2002 by talking about the nature...

Gurudeva's Mahavakyas on Self Realization

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-02-19

Part 3 of 4 - Bodhinatha talks on Gurudeva's mahavakyas having to do with Self Realization, part of...

The Importance of Controlling Anger

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-02-15

Part 2 of 4 - In Bodhinatha's moksha ritau address for 2002, he continues with a practical explanation...

How Does Moksha Ritau Apply to Family Life?

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-02-13

Part 1 of 4 - Bodhinatha talks about the moksha ritau, the cool season and one-third of the...

The Aftermath of Self Realization

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-02-12

Bodhinatha talks about what the experience of Parasiva causes to happen within us. He describes 3 ways our...

Identify with Pure Awareness

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-02-11

Bodhinatha delves into the nature of awareness, describing that we are not the states of consciousness we experience,...

State of the Church Address, 2003

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2003-01-08

Bodhinatha gives the Annual State of the Church Address by the Guru Mahasannidhanam of Kauai Aadheenam. He reviewed...

A Solution to Emotional Problems

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-12-06

Often devotees will write to Bodhinatha about emotional problems. To these he says he always gives the same...

Hindu Culture and the Temple

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-12-05

Bodhinatha speaks on Hindu culture, the theme of the Jivana Ritau, and begins with Gurudeva's central thoughts on...

Good Conduct Means to Assist

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-12-01

Bodhinatha elucidates from Gurudeva's Master Course lesson of the day on good conduct and reminds us that our...

How Judgments Affect Others

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-11-29

Bodhinatha responds to an e-mail from Sheela Venkatakrishnan, the transcriber of his talks for the website, regarding how...

Not Getting Angry

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-11-26

After a short review of his recent talk on the Hindu philosophical outlook on the nature of man,...

Malaysia Conference Part 2

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-11-22

Bodhinatha continues his talk about unethical and ethical religious conversion and cites a number of very useful quotes...

Malaysia Conference

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-11-21

Bodhinatha speaks about an event he has been invited to by the Malaysia Hindu Sangam called "Hindu Renaissance Event," scheduled...

Honoring Gurudeva at Lydgate Park

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-11-14

At the Lydgate Park event honoring Gurudeva, Bodhinatha addressed the public regarding the monastery's intention to continue all...

Gurudeva's Mahavakya Part 2

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-11-13

Bodhiantha continues in Part 2 of his talk on the mahavakya, or great sayings, of our guru parampara....

Gurudeva's Mahavakya Part 1

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-11-09

Bodhinatha welcomes everyone to the first annual observances of Gurudeva's mahasamadhi with a talk on the mahavakya, or...

The Nature of Desire

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-11-01

Bodhinatha gives a wonderful discourse on the nature of desire. Gurudeva never asked us to give up desire....

Good and Evil People

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-10-31

That there are good and evil people who should be treated differently is not the correct Hindu perspective,...

Honoring the Mayor of Kauai

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-10-30

Bodhinatha gives news of a dinner at the Marriott Hotel which he and another monk attended in honor...

When Everything Seems to Go Wrong

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-10-16

Everyone has days when everything seems to go wrong. Bodhinatha emphasizes that we must recognize that days like...

Choose Realistic Goals in Meditation

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-10-15

Bodhinatha talks about the problematic attitude of getting sad when our spiritual experiences aren't as deep as we...

Be Firm but Kind with Children

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-10-14

Cybertalk: Bodhinatha gives a wonderful upadesha based on the Living with Siva lesson of the day (178) called...

Bodhinatha's Travels to Mauritius part 3

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-10-10

Bodhinatha continues his narrative of his visit to Asia (part 4), ending in Malaysia and Singapore. There was...

Bodhinatha's Travels to Mauritius part 2

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-10-07

Bodhinatha continues his narrative of his visit to Mauritius (part 2). At a Siva temple Bodhinatha gave a...

Bodhinatha's Travels to Mauritius part 1

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-10-04

Bodhinatha reports on his recent trip to Mauritius, Malaysia and Singapore. On the way to Mauritius he stopped...

Gurudeva Mahasamadhi Observance Sneak Peak

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-09-25

We're beginning to think about the upcoming first anniversary observance of Gurudeva's mahasamadhi. Bodhinatha tells us of the...

Nallupada Saivam

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-09-24

Bodhinatha recalls a segment of his talk on Nalupada Saivam where he compared the Vedanta and Siddhanta paths....

Mauritius Trip Talks

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-09-19

Bodhinatha tells us of the theme for his trip to Asia coming up, focusing on the parents as...

Jivana Ritau Focuses

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-09-18

Bodhinatha speaks a bit about the Jivana Ritau and its focus on looking at areas we are weak...

Bringing a Gift for the Temple

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-09-16

Continuing with highlights from his talk on God Siva, Bodhinatha talks about Gurudeva's admonition that devotees should never...

Talk for Mauritius on God Siva p2

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-09-15

Bodhinatha continues with highlights from a talk he is preparing for Mauritius on God Siva, talking about the...

Mauritius Talk on Siva--Part 1

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-09-12

Bodhinatha is preparing a talk for his trip to Mauritius on the topic of parents as the first...

Responsiveness

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-09-11

Responsiveness is important on the spiritual path, both in the monastery and in the family home. Bodhinatha talks...

Welcome to the Jivana Ritau

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-09-10

Welcome to the Jivana Ritau! Why did Gurudeva give us the three ritau system? Because he liked variety,...

Revealed Scriptures

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2002-09-08

Bodhinatha speaks about Hinduism's revealed scriptures, the Vedas and Agamas. These are called sruti, "that which is heard." This ties into...