Results for: tradition

Crystal Sivalingam, Lottery - good money or bad money

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-12-27

Gurudeva talks about the 700 pound crystal Sivalingam that will be enshrined in the San Marga Iraivan Temple....

Aum Saravanabhava mantra, Monastery for ladies, Merging with Siva

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-12-26

A cyberspace devotee wonders if he needs to be initiated into the mantra "Aum Saravanabhava". Gurudeva says the...

Who is an Adult, who's an Elder?

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-10-31

Today Gurudeva answers two questions from Sudir in Memphis Tennessee. First he asks why we would touch an...

Donating Blood; Aryan Invasion; Caste

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-10-28

Today Gurudeva answers a question about whether or not one should donate blood. Gurudeva explains that this will...

Be True to Your Initiation; Look Out for Harry Potter!

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-10-24

Two pertinent questions are answered today. First Gurudeva dispels a misconception about initiation, that, some think, the initiation...

Interreligious Marriage; Kundalini and the First Step

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-10-21

Today three questions span the subjects of marriage, yoga and the spiritual path. First Gurudeva advises an American...

Demons, Heaven and Hell; Taunting in School

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-10-16

Today we include two of Gurudeva's answers to questions from e-devotees. The first explores the view of demons,...

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...