Temples in India, Anger in Worship

An e-devotee in Texas asks Gurudeva about the temples in South India that have been taken over by the government. The question triggers a forceful talk from Gurudeva on the effectiveness of temple priests, which can be either for higher or lower purposes, depending upon how the priests maintains himself and his religious disciplines.

Photo of  Gurudeva
We begin to consciously dance with Siva, to move with the sacred flow that surrounds us, to accept praise and blame, joy and sorrow, prosperity and adversity in equanimity, the fruit of understanding.
—Gurudeva