Lord Murugan and the Power of Kavadi

A talk given by Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami at the Somnath Spiritual Park, Temple and Goshala at Grand Bassin during the 2014 Mauritius Innersearch. Following the installation of a Murti, Bodhinatha discusses the attributes of Lord Murugan and the performance of penance.

Photo of  Gurudeva
We make very little progress when we strive to conquer these baser instincts in a good mood. However, vast strides are possible when we are miserable and work with ourselves to replace our misery with joy and understanding.
—Gurudeva