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.


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Photo of  Gurudeva
When we are selfish, self-centered and flare up and lose control of ourselves, we are like animals. When we reflect understanding, have control of ourselves and use our will to conquer our lower nature, we are using the Godly part of our mind.
—Gurudeva