Alakai Swamp Trail Hike

A few of the monks took Vel Mahalingum, our visiting brahmachari from Mauritius, on a hike in the mountains of Kauai. The Alakai Swamp is near the very top of Mt. Waialeale, around 4,000 feet in altitude, with much unique flora.


Transcript:

Photo of  Gurudeva
What is the binding force that keeps youths in the home? Love. If you love your children completely, they won't want to leave. You won't be able to force them out of the house, even if you try. You are bound together by bands of steel made of love.
—Gurudeva