Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami's Writings
Welcome to an index of all the teachings by Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami. This collection consists of Satguru's YouTube talks, audio talks, keynote presentations and Publisher Desks from Hinduism Today Magazine.
Table of Contents >
Achieving Affectionate Detachment | YouTube |
The deeper truth is that we are learning about ourself the whole time, and our inner changes are reflected in our relationships.
Almost everyone these days is challenged by the growing intensity of life. Here are some tools to maintain balance.
Five suggestions for all of the spiritual but not religious crowd.
A guide to the complexities of Deity images in Hindu temples and the nature of our temple consecration rites.
People who are religious have another factor in their life, the help of divine forces. Religious individuals invite blessings into their lives by practicing self-surrender, humble submission or taking refuge in the divine.
The Power of Kindly Speech Editorial | YouTube | Graphic Presentation |
It is the Instinctive, animal-like nature which contains the tendencies to become angry, jealous, fearful or hurtful to others. Part of making progress on the spiritual path is learning to control the instinctive mind. This is where the yamas, the ten ethical restraints, come into play.
An Alternative to Happiness Editorial | YouTube | Graphic Presentation |
When we look at the world as providing our happiness, life is a constant series of emotional ups and downs. When we derive our contentment from within, life is joyous, and we can share that joy with others.
Making Dharma Your Own Editorial | YouTube | Graphic Presentation
An explanation in dharma and which of its various definitions apply to you.
What could success in the fine arts possibly have to do with progress in our religious life?
Conflict and violence have their roots in hatred learned during youth. By teaching children tolerance, we create a more peaceful future.
The Journey to Liberation Editorial | YouTube | Graphic Presentation
Though moksha may seem remote, there is wisdom in keeping this ultimate goal in mind as we live our day-to-day life."To attain life’s ultimate purpose, three qualifications must be met: Earthly karma must be resolved; dharma must have been well performed and God must be realized."
A 10-Minute Spiritual Work-Out Editorial | YouTube | Graphic Presentation
An abbreviated daily regimen designed for those who find that today’s busy life allows little or no time for introspection.
Advancing through Life’s Four Stages Editorial | YouTube | Graphic Presentation
Applying the wisdom of ashrama dharma lends dignity and increasing purpose to every decade of life, but requires some new thinking.
Be a Spiritual Leader Editorial | YouTube | Graphic Presentation
Uplift the spirit of everyone you meet by expressing kindness, gratitude, appreciation and encouragement.
Behold the Sacred Lotus Flower Editorial | YouTube | Graphic Presentation
Progressing from our instinctive to intellectual to spiritual nature, our soul unfolds to resplendence like a beautiful lotus.
Can Everyone Benefit from Yoga Editorial | YouTube 1 | YouTube 2 | Graphic Presentation
While openly available, yoga is rooted in Hindu scripture, teaches Hindu practices and leads to oneness with God. Practice with caution!
Drawing Close to Ganesha Editorial | YouTube | Graphic Presentation
How sincerely approaching Him as a real being can deepen your relationship with the Lord of Obstacles.
Givings Secret Gifts Editorial | YouTube | Graphic Presentation
Consistently contributing to your religion has the power to draw spiritual fulfillment and material wealth into your life.
God of Fear/God of Love Editorial | YouTube | Graphic Presentation
Love is the basis of worship in all Hindu denominations, expressed through bhakti yoga toward one’s chosen Deity.
Hinduism: Religion or Way of Life? Editorial | YouTube | Graphic Presentation
Our publisher confronts a long-standing misapprehension about our faith, showing us why Hinduism is more than a way of life.
I Want To See God Editorial | YouTube: N/A | Graphic Presentation
Some pertinent suggestions to sincere seekers on where and how to look for Divinity.
Improving Our Character Editorial | YouTube | Graphic Presentation
If we start at the beginning and work systematically, we can replace undesirable qualities with their opposites.
Letting Go of Past & Future Editorial | YouTube | Graphic Presentation
A peaceful and effective life is waiting for those who undertake the not-so-easy work required to live in the eternal now.
Mistakes Are Part of The Spiritual Path Editorial | YouTube: N/A | Graphic Presentation
Blunders are, in truth, opportunities to improve our behavior and thereby make spiritual progress.
Noninjury: the Foremost Virtue Editorial | YouTube | Graphic Presentation
Belief in the law of karma and accepting the divinity of all beings are the twin pillars of ahimsa; compassionate nonhurtfulness.
Our Three Kinds of Temples Editorial | YouTube 1 | YouTube 2 | Graphic Presentation
The community temple, the home shrine and the sanctuary inside you are readily available to stabilize and uplift your daily life.
Path to Higher Consciousness Editorial | YouTube | Graphic Presentation
Exploring how following Hindu principles develops the refined character needed to move from anger and fear to lofty states of mind.
Practice Makes Perfect Editorial | YouTube | Graphic Presentation
Five core disciplines for bringing our inner perfection into our intellectual, emotional and instinctive nature.
Sinner or Divinity? Editorial | YouTube | Graphic Presentation
While some faiths view man as sinful by nature, Hinduism holds that our inmost self is the divine and taintless soul, or atma.
The Aim of Hindu Practices Editorial | YouTube | Graphic Presentation
Dharma, seva, puja and raja yoga lead to purification of the mind, which is the essence of all spiritual endeavors.
The Three Stages of Faith Editorial | YouTube | Graphic Presentation
We progress from blind faith to conviction bolstered by philosophy, and finally to certainty forged in the fires of personal experience.
The World Is an Ashram Editorial | YouTube: N/A | Graphic Presentation
Life is demanding and you have no time for spiritual pursuits? Everyday happenings offer abundant opportunities to evolve.
Using the Power of Affirmation Editorial | YouTube: N/A | Graphic Presentation
We mold our lives constantly by what we think and say. With positive affirmation, you can harness this creative force to improve your life.
What Is True Success? Editorial | YouTube: N/A | Graphic Presentation
Hinduism favors and furthers the pursuit of wealth, pleasure and happiness—all guided by dharma.
When Kids Embrace Hinduism Editorial | YouTube | Graphic Presentation
For best results in passing on your faith, present concepts as life-enhancing tools rather than life-restricting rules.
Which Yoga Should I Follow? Editorial | YouTube | Graphic Presentation
Exploring four popular approaches to four spiritual regimens: karma yoga, bhakti yoga, raja yoga and jnana yoga.
Be a Spiritual Leader Editorial | YouTube | Graphic Presentation
The Art of Listening | YouTube |
With the modern distraction of digital media, we must be more mindful than ever of person-to-person communications. Sound is regarded as divine in Hinduism, so it is fitting that listening has always held a central role in the faith.
Behold the Sacred Lotus Flower Editorial | YouTube | Graphic Presentation
Table of Contents >
Ten Tales About Religious Life
Yoga's Forgotten Foundation
Saivite Hindu Religion Book Two
Saivite Hindu Religion Book Three
Saivite Hindu Religion Book Four
Path to Siva in Russian
Life Skills for Hindu Teens
Growing Up Hindu
Path to Siva in Tamil
A Character Building Workbook
Path to Siva
2018-07-20—Why Are We Vegetarian?
2018-07-14—Why Do We Practice Ahimsa?
2018-06-14—How Do We Meditate, Part 2
2018-06-08—How Do We Meditate, Part 1
2018-05-23—What Is Meditation?
2018-05-16—What Is Japa?
2018-04-24—What Is Yoga?
2018-04-17—Nartana Ritau - A Season For Planning
2018-03-18—What Is Sadhana?
2018-03-10—How Do We Use Affirmations?
2018-02-19—The Meaning of Sivaratri and Nirvikalpa Samadhi
2018-02-09—What Are Our Five Core Practices?
2018-02-02—What Is Our Code of Conduct - Niyamas
2018-01-26—What Is Our Code of Conduct - Yamas
2018-01-17—Who Are the Four Great Tamil Saints
2018-01-10—Who Are Our Holy Men and Women?
2018-01-04—What Are the Two Paths?
2017-11-12—How Do We Prepare For Death?
2017-11-06—What is Reincarnation?
2017-09-29—What Is Dharma?
2017-09-14—Karma, Fate, Destiny
2017-09-08—The Saiva Path
2017-07-24—Who Are the Devas?
2017-06-25—What is Bhakti?
2017-06-18—Who is Lord Murugan?
2017-06-11—Who is Lord Ganesha
2017-05-20—What About Evil, Hell and Sin?
2017-05-12—Are Souls And World Essentially Good
2017-05-04—Why Are We Not All-Knowing? Three Bonds
2017-04-27—What Is the Nature of Our Soul?
2017-04-13—The Three Worlds; Surrender the Ego Through Devotion
2017-03-22—Our Holy Scriptures; the Greatness of the Tirukural
2017-03-06—What is the Nature of Life for Saivites?
2017-02-27— Our Affirmation of Faith - All-Pervasive Love, Absolute Reality
2017-02-24—Four Stages On the Path of Personal Evolution
2017-02-13—What is the Nama Sivaya Mantra?
2017-02-05—Lord Nataraja, The Meaning of Siva's Dance
2017-01-28—Siva's Traditional Forms, Pancha Brahman, Cycle of Desire
2017-01-21—How Can We See God?
2017-01-14—What Are Siva's Three Perfections?
2017-01-07—God Siva - the Supreme Being
2016-11-09—The Many Facets of Saivite Hinduism
2016-10-25—Hinduism Is Both A Religion and a Way of Life
2016-10-18—What is Hinduism? It's Key Features
2016-09-24—UItimate Goals: Realization, Liberation, Merger
2016-09-18—Evolve Through Self Control; Follow a Religion
2016-09-10—Bhakti Displaces Anger, Leads to Light
2016-07-28—Accept the World, Take Responsibility
2016-07-21—Awareness, Meditation, Work
2016-06-22—Temples, Monasteries, Peace
2016-06-06—Bondage: Anava, Karma, Maya
2016-05-30—Instinctive, Intellectual, Superconscious Mind
2016-05-07—Jnana. Self Correcting Awareness.
2016-05-01—Mindfullness, Being in the Present
2016-04-24—Happiness. Purify, remain within.
2016-04-15—Your Self-Concept; You Are A Divine Soul
2016-03-17—Moksha and The Two Paths
2016-03-06—Sivaratri 2016: The Meaning of Yoga
2016-03-03—Choose to Live Above Problems
2016-02-24—Focus on Moving Forward Toward Moksha
2016-02-16—We Know Not
2016-02-02—God is Love; Putting This Into Practice
2016-01-11—The Soul's Relationship to God
2015-11-12—Hatha Yoga, Relaxation, Letting Go
2015-11-06—The Practice of Contentment
2015-10-29—Staying in Tune with Superconsciousness
2015-10-21—Meditation Empowers the Mind with Restraint and Intuition
2015-09-30—Influences in the Conscious Mind
2015-09-06—Bhakti, Devotion, the Key to Meditation
2015-07-25—Challenges Bring Progress
2015-07-17—Stay in the Now, Create Your Future
2015-07-10—Sadhana: Establish Daily Practice
2015-07-04—Keys and Benefits of Meditation
2015-06-25—Handling Life's Experiences
2015-05-06—Purify Subconscious, Let Go of Negative Attachments
2015-04-19—Uphold Behavior Twenty-Four Hours a Day
2015-04-13—Bliss, Satchidananda and Samadhi
2015-03-28—Activating Kundalini; Patanjali's Kriya Yoga
2015-03-21—Sadhana Path of Change
2015-03-15—Contentment - Santosha, Cultivating Joy and Serenity in Life
2015-02-27—Progressive Stages of Practice
2015-02-20—Attenuating Obstacles, Meditation
2015-02-16—Nine Ways to Merge with Siva; the Nature of Liberation
2015-02-13—The Summit of All Religions; Regular Meditation
2015-01-14—Control of Thought, Includes Purifying the Subconscious
2015-01-07—Harnessing Reaction; Live in the Box of Dharma
2014-11-16—How Is All Karma Finally Resolved If We Make Karma in Each Life?
2014-11-08—Patanjali - Overcoming Obstacles with Concentration and Friendliness
2014-11-01—Four Places In Which to See God
2014-10-25—Eight Features of Natha Sampradaya (Version 2)
2014-10-03—God Ishvara, In Patanjali's Yoga Sutras
2014-09-17—Eight Features of the Natha Sampradaya
2014-09-11—Not Getting Upset, Viewing Reaction from Higher Faculties
2014-09-03—The Difference in Practice of Theism and Monism
2014-07-27—Patanjali's Two Kinds of Samadhi
2014-07-11—Bodhinatha discusses the vishuddha chakra, the pranic sheath, the nine ways of merging wih Siva and the jnana pada
2014-07-10—Bodhinatha discusses the manipura and anahata chakras, Siva's omniscience and the yoga pada
2014-07-08—Bodhinatha discusses the Muladhara and Svadhishthana chakras, the pranic body, the nature of the soul and the kriya pada
2014-07-07—Bodhinatha discusses the 7 chakras, kundalini, Self relization and the Charya Pada
2014-07-06—Lord Murugan and the Power of Kavadi
2014-07-04—Bodhinatha Speaks at Goodlands Temple - the importance of temple worship
2014-07-04—Bodhinatha discusses the chakras, prana, the meaning of Siva's dance and gives an introduction to the four Padas
2014-07-03—Bodhinatha discusses the seven chakras, the pranic body, the San Marga and the 52 character qualities
2014-06-21—Patanjali: Practice to Achieve Samadhi
2014-06-15—Patanjali's Yoga Sutras - False Knowledge
2014-05-29—Separating Awareness From What It Perceives
2014-05-23—Jnana Yoga, Jnana Pada
2014-05-08—Yoga: Restraint of Mental Activity
2014-04-30—Understanding Attachment and Affectionate Detachment
2014-04-23—Ahimsa, All is One, See Others As Yourself
2014-04-17—Karma Management Review
2014-03-25—Visiting the Temple Purifies the Mind, Grants Humility
2014-03-09—The Mission of the Mission - Our Monastic Order
2014-03-02—All Religions Not the Same; Right Beliefs; Accepting
2014-02-27—Nine Ways to Merge With Siva
2014-02-01—Closing Off the Lower Chakras
2014-01-25—Resentment; Control of Speech; Responding Kindly
2014-01-18—Chakras In Relation to the Gods
2014-01-09—Stabilize Consciousness in the Muladhara Chakra and Above
2014-01-02—Raise Kundalini Gradually; Strive Continuously
2013-11-11—Your Personality and Your Individuality
2013-10-20—Remolding the Subconscious; You Are a Divine Being
2013-10-13—Maturing Through Experience - Reaching Omniscience
2013-09-06—Bhakti, Giving Prana to the Deity
2013-08-29—Tradition, Adaption for Modern Life, Karma Yoga
2013-07-31—Develop Will Power; Three Phases of Mind; Accept Life
2013-07-17—Consistency, Continuity, Learning from Mistakes
2013-07-09—Moderate Consistent Practice
2013-07-01—Use Will Power to Raise Energy; Discipline Speech
2013-06-25—Affirmations - Really Feel It; Watch Out for Worry
2013-05-27—Exercise Your Will Power
2013-05-03—Detachment from Experiences; Importance of Daily Vigil
2013-04-30—Controlling Five Kinds of Thoughts
2013-03-29—True Jnana -- the Unspeakable Knowledge of Nirvikalpa Samadhi
2013-03-12—Worship Supports but Differs from Meditation
2013-03-06—Control Your Attachments and Aversions
2013-02-27—Jnana Many Lives Humility
2013-02-19—To Benefit from Darshan, Open Your Eyes, Look at the Deity
2013-02-11—No Divisions in Life, Live Spiritually Every Day, Hour, Minute
2013-02-05—The Jnani's Omniscient Vision
2012-11-30—Discipline Thinking about the Future
2012-11-22—Dealing with the Remnants of the Lower Mind
2012-11-15—Dealing with Past and Future
2012-11-08—Fulfill Dharma to Attain Realization
2012-10-31—Patience with karma. Double your Practice.
2012-10-23—You Are the Self, Identify with Awareness
2012-10-16—Find the Self
2012-10-09—Affirm Your Divinity
2012-10-02—We Are Not Sinners
2012-09-02—Bhakti, the Foundation, Leads to Humility
2012-08-26—No Guilt, Do Penance, Live Joyously
2012-08-18—How God and Gods Come Into the Murti During Puja; Jivana Ritau
2012-07-27—Theism and Monism in Saiva Siddhanta
2012-07-20—Dealing with Distraction, Lesson 99 of Living with Siva
2012-07-02—Importance of the Saiva Agamas
2012-06-12—Conduct, thoughts, life-cycles
2012-05-21—Classical Definition of Yoga
2012-05-14—Methods for Maintaining Inner Awareness
2012-05-08—The Soul and Its Five Bodies
2012-04-30—Decisions, Discover and Use Your Intuition
2012-04-26—Find Your Divinity Within, Do Sadhana and Service
2012-04-22—Life's Experiences Accelerate Our Evolution
2012-03-23—No Need to Ponder Past Lives - Look to the future
2012-03-13—Accepting and Facing Challenges
2012-02-22—Accept Your Life; Be Engaged
2012-01-17—Importance of Associations; Hinduism In the Technological Era
2012-01-11—Niyama 10: Tapas
2011-11-03—Three Spiritual Goals of Life and Willpower
2011-10-13—The Many Benefits of Temple Worship
2011-10-05—Hindu versus Christian Practice
2011-08-30—Let Go of Attachments, Part 2
2011-08-26—Let Go of Attachments, Part 1
2011-07-31—Siva Meditation Only for Serious Meditators
2011-07-24—Identify God Within
2011-07-02—Master Your Energy Patterns Through Meditation
2011-06-17—Overcoming Disappointments in Life and on the Spiritual Path
2011-05-19—Life Planning, Part 3, Persistance and Push
2011-05-12—Life Planning, Part 2. Success Depends on a Wise Plan
2011-04-26—Life Planning, Part 1, Set Clear Goals
2011-04-20—State of the Church 2011
2011-03-14—Will Power - Concentration, Continuity in Striving
2011-03-05—Moksha - Resolving Karma, Fulfilling Dharma
2011-02-26—Monism and Theism Both Are Needed
2011-02-12—God Within and Without
2011-01-21—The Importance of the Agamas. Willpower and Cognition.
2011-01-13—The importance of bhakti
2011-01-05—Focus on Sadhana and Ahimsa
2010-11-01—Seeing the World as an Ashram for Making Spiritual Progress
2010-11-01—Karma: Resolving Karma
2010-10-24—Jnana in Saiva Siddhanta
2010-10-16—ayudha puja, Work is worship
2010-10-02—Advancing Spiritually in the World Today.
2010-07-27—Harmony in Relationships with Others.
2010-07-19—Four Steps To Meditation
2010-07-12—It Was All Finished Long Ago
2010-07-06—Awareness and Controlling Thought
2010-06-28—Insights from Astrology
2010-06-19—Pilgrimage and Sadhana
2010-06-19—Self Image, Spiritual Progress, Moksha.
2010-06-13—Gurudeva's Spiritual Visions, Intuition
2010-06-13—The Three Phases of the Mind
2010-06-13—The Five States of Mind
2010-05-22—The Power of Observation
2010-05-15—Equanimity and Inner Consciousness
2010-05-07—Spiritualizing our Actions, the Cultivation of Humility
2010-04-30—Making Wise Decisions
2010-04-15—The Ultimate Goals of Life
2010-02-01—Living in Harmony with Intuition
2010-01-24—Kamsatyamne, Kamshumalinga, Dimensions of the Mind
2010-01-08—The Two Paths of Hinduism
2009-11-26—The Outer Human Aura
2009-11-17—The Inner Plane
2009-11-11—The Experience of Pure Awareness
2009-10-06—Transmutation and the stages of life
2009-09-26—The Tirukural on Virtue, Love and Charity
2009-08-21—Hinduism is Sanatana
2009-07-16—Diversity and Unity in Hinduism
2009-06-23—Force Fields and Thought
2009-06-17—Engage Positively With the World
2009-05-25—Faith, Willpower and Self Realization
2009-05-18—Mamsani Nuhmimf Meditation for the month of June
2009-05-11—Understanding Mind, Meditation and Control
2009-05-03—Harmonious Married Life
2009-04-26—The State of the Church
2009-04-04—Raising children with Positive Discipline, consensualocracy.
2009-03-14—The Quiet Mind
2009-03-05—Analyzing from the Fourth Dimension
2009-02-04—Shum Kanif, uu, makaif -- Mamsani for February
2009-01-27—Gratitude and Appreciation
2009-01-13—Shum Mamsani for January
2009-01-05—Diet for a spiritual life
2008-09-23—Hindu mysticism and scripture
2008-07-27—Awareness, Will and Life Force
2008-07-20—Taming Distraction--Mamsani for May
2008-07-11—Desires and Chakras
2008-06-27—The World is an Ashram
2008-05-06—Managing your Subconscious
2008-04-30—State of the Church 2008
2008-03-08—Attainment of Parashiva
2008-03-01—Seeing Siva in Everyone
2007-11-19—Remembering and Forgetting
2007-11-03—Four Perspectives of Consciousness
2007-10-28—The Subsuperconscious: Fourth and Fifth Dimensions.
2007-10-12—Sub of The Subconscious Mind
2007-10-03—Changing the Form of the Subconscious Mind
2007-09-28—The seed of desire.
2007-09-21—The Goal of Attaining Parasiva
2007-09-05—Prapatti and Bhakti Yoga
2007-08-30—Esoterics of Worship and Psychic Exploration.
2007-08-22—Standing in God's Presence
2007-08-01—The Four Perspectives of the Mind
2007-07-15—The Meditator: Remolding the Subconscious
2007-07-02—Being dynamic in meditation
2007-06-16—From Darkness to Light
2007-06-09—Lotus of the Heart and Simshumbisi
2007-06-02—The Clear White Light
2007-05-17—Awareness and Observation
2007-05-11—Awareness in context of the Shum language
2007-05-04—The River of Life
2007-04-25—Sustaining and Deepening Meditation Utilizing Shum
2007-04-18—State of the Church 2007
2007-03-27—The role of the sannyasin in world stabilization.
2007-03-20—The State of the World
2007-03-13—Mamsani-Basic Shum Mind Maps
2007-03-05—Spiritualizing life and giving
2007-02-25—Aadheenam update on evolving projects for 2007
2007-02-15—Maha Sivaratri: Who Am I?
2007-02-11—Nine Ways of Merging with Siva
2007-02-04—Kaif: Awareness Aware of Itself.
2007-01-27—The Advaitin: The Beginning of the Shum Language
2007-01-20—The Sixth and Seventh Dimensions
2007-01-12—The Fifth Dimension
2006-11-15—Introduction to "What is Hinduism?" found in Hinduism Today.
2006-11-14—Gurudeva and the Shum Language
2006-11-07—The Mission of Our Mission
2006-10-31—The World and Theism
2006-10-23—Saiva Siddhanta A Path of Devotion and Meditation
2006-10-09—Excerpts from prior talks
2006-08-27—Ganesha the Lord of Obstacles
2006-08-17—Inspired Temple Building
2006-07-26—The Art of Concentration
2006-07-19—Managing Disturbed Emotions, from "Spiritualizing Daily Life".
2006-07-13—Meditation is Silence
2006-06-20—The Hindu Path to Enlightenment: Ashtanga Yoga Part 2
2006-06-13—The Hindu Path to Enlightenment: Ashtanga Yoga, Part 1
2006-06-05—Yogaswami and one's relationship to the guru.
2006-04-22—How Our Soul Matures
2006-04-15—Worshipping Lord Ganesha
2006-03-24—The Importance of Worshipping in the Home Shrine
2006-03-01—Facing Life's Challenges: The Fourth Challenge--Disturbed Emotions
2006-02-25—The Soul and its Maturing Process, Part 2
2006-02-22—The Soul and its Maturing Process, Part 1
2006-02-15—Spiritualizing Daily Life and Opportunities to Serve
2006-02-06—Gossip and backbiting
2006-01-01—State of the Church
2005-10-28—Bhashya on Chapter One: Merging with Siva
2005-10-26—The Idea of Oneness
2005-10-19—God, soul and world
2005-10-12—The Importance of Obeying One's Guru, part two
2005-09-26—The Importance of Obeying One's Guru
2005-08-28—Who is a Hindu--What is Hinduism?
2005-08-21—Patience and Forbearance
2005-07-23—Siva is All Pervasive Love-Yogaswami Stories
2005-07-16—Vedic-Agamic approach to temple tradition.
2005-07-07—Tiruvalluvar's Tirukural Ch 13-14, synopsis written in prose
2005-06-24—Tiruvalluvar's Tirukural chapter 11-12, synopsis written in prose
2005-06-16—Travel, Personal planning-Nartana ritau
2005-06-10—Hindu Temples and worship of one Supreme Being
2005-05-17—Tirukural Chapter 9-10, Hospitality-Speaking pleasant words synopsis
2005-05-09—Peace and Contentment, Talk for Hindu Temple of Atlanta
2005-05-02—Hindu Temple of Atlanta, Bhakti Yoga
2005-04-18—The Hindu Temple, Hinduism's four main sects and scriptual study
2005-04-13—Hindu Temple of Atlanta, diversity, Nartana Ritau
2005-03-19—Tirukural, Chapter 7-8, BAPS, London Visit
2005-03-11—Tirukural, Chapter 5-6, Synopsis
2005-03-08—Mahasivaratri Talk 2005
2005-03-05—Tirukural, Chapters 1-4
2005-02-17—Stories of the Kailasa Parampara
2005-02-10—Darshan's Mystic Power
2005-02-03—The Many Forms of Giving
2005-01-18—Finding Peace and Contentment
2005-01-05—State of Church January 2005
2004-11-13—Invoking the Forces of Divinity with Lord Muruga
2004-11-09—Mahavakya and Their Influence
2004-10-30—Dance and the Spiritual Path
2004-10-22—Ahimsa, a talk by Bodhinatha for his Mauritius visit
2004-10-15—Trip to Northern California
2004-10-07—Gratitude and Appreciation
2004-09-30—A Report on The Third Annual Trip to Mauritius
2004-08-24—Resolving Difficult Situations - A Sadhana for the Jivana Ritau
2004-07-10—News from Cinncinatti trip. Yogaswami Stories
2004-06-29—A Personal Plan - Part 2
2004-06-29—A Personal Plan - Part 1
2004-06-28—Edmonton Temple -Yogaswami
2004-06-11—Success and Happiness in Life, Part 1
2004-06-05—Muruga, The God of Yoga and the Spiritual Path, Part 3
2004-06-01—Muruga, The God of Yoga and the Spiritual Path, Part 2
2004-05-31—Muruga, The God of Yoga and the Spiritual Path, Part 1
2004-05-23—Parents Teaching Hinduism to Children, Part 3
2004-05-22—Parents Teaching Hinduism to Children, Part 2
2004-05-21—Parents Teaching Hinduism to Children, Part 1
2004-05-20—Drawing the Lesson from Each Experience
2004-05-17—Getting to Know God through Sadhana
2004-04-08—Siva Is More Than Just the Destroyer
2004-04-03—Reincarnation, Karma and the Purpose of Life
2004-04-02—Work Is Worship
2004-03-08—Monastic Order - Religion of the Now
2004-03-01—Writing Prayers to the Devas
2004-02-29—Nine Ways to Merge with Siva, Part 2
2004-02-26—Nine Ways to Merge with Siva, Part 1
2004-02-25—The World Is an Ashram in which All Are Doing Sadhana
2004-02-24—I Want to See God
2004-02-23—The Significance of Hinduism Today
2004-02-22—Work Is Worship
2004-02-21—State of the Church 2004
2004-01-03—Teaching Hinduism to Non-Hindus
2003-11-27—Dealing with Difficult Situations
2003-11-12—Introduction to the Yamas and Niyamas
2003-11-11—Putting Gurudeva's Teachings to the Best Use, Part 5
2003-11-10—Putting Gurudeva's Teachings to the Best Use, Part 4
2003-11-06—Putting Gurudeva's Teachings to the Best Use, Part 3
2003-11-05—Putting Gurudeva's Teachings to the Best Use, Part 2
2003-11-04—Putting Gurudeva's Teachings to the Best Use, Part 1
2003-11-03—Trip to Asia and Colloboration with a Temple
2003-10-30—Yama 2 - Satya, Truthfulness
2003-09-13—Yama 1 - Ahimsa
2003-09-12—Overview of Upcoming Ganesha Chaturthi Trip
2003-09-08—Yama 4 - Brahmacharya
2003-08-15—Niyama 9 - Japa, Recitation
2003-08-14—Niyama 8 - Vrata, Vows
2003-08-10—Niyama 7 - Mati, Cognition
2003-08-09—Becoming a More Spiritual Person Part 3
2003-08-08—Becoming a More Spiritual Person Part 2
2003-08-07—Becoming a More Spiritual Person Part 1
2003-08-06—Improving Our Behavior with the Help of the Guru Part 7
2003-08-03—Improving Our Behavior with the Help of the Guru Part 6
2003-08-02—Improving Our Behavior with the Help of the Guru Part 5
2003-08-01—Improving Our Behavior with the Help of the Guru Part 4
2003-07-31—Improving Our Behavior with the Help of the Guru - Part 3
2003-07-30—Improving Our Behavior with the Help of the Guru - Part 2
2003-07-27—Improving Our Behavior with the Help of the Guru - Part 1
2003-07-24—The Role of the Guru
2003-07-23—Niyama 6 - Siddhanta Shravana
2003-07-22—Niyama 5 - Ishvarapujana, Worship
2003-07-19—Niyama 4 - Astikya, Faith
2003-07-18—Niyama 3 - Dana, Giving
2003-07-17—Niyama 2 - Santosha, Contentment
2003-07-16—Niyama 1 - Hri, Remorse and Modesty
2003-06-17—Yama 10 - Saucha, Purity
2003-06-16—Yama 9 - Mitahara, Moderate Appetite
2003-06-12—Yama 8 - Arjava, Honesty
2003-06-11—Yama 7 - Daya, Compassion
2003-06-10—Yama 6 - Dhriti, Steadfastness
2003-06-09—Toronto Trip Summary
2003-06-06—Yama 5 - Kshama, Patience
2003-06-05—Teaching Tolerance to Children
2003-06-04—Saiva Siddhanta, a Path of Knowing Thyself
2003-06-03—Affirmation Part 3-- Family affirmation. Sharing Life Decisions with God, Gods and Guru
2003-06-02—Affirmation Part 2 -- Remolding the Subconscious
2003-06-01—Affirmation Part 1-- Rebuilding Self-Confidence
2003-05-29—Mahasivaratri, 2003, Part 3
2003-05-28—Mahasivaratri, 2003, Part 2
2003-05-27—Mahasivaratri, 2003, Part 1, Meditation
2003-04-13—The Importance of Knowing Thy Self
2003-04-12—Results of Self Realization
2003-04-11—Gurudeva's Description of the Self
2003-04-06—Siva's Five Actions
2003-04-05—Positive Attitudes for Positive Spiritual Progress
2003-04-04—How to See God Everywhere
2003-04-03—The Progression of Self-Concept
2003-04-02—Our True Soul Identity
2003-03-30—Don't Get Stuck in the Mud
2003-03-29—False Concepts About the Spiritual Path
2003-03-28—Darshan Goes Both Ways
2003-03-27—Malaysia-Singapore Visit Report Part 4
2003-03-26—Malaysia-Singapore Visit Report Part 3
2003-03-23—Malaysia-Singapore Visit Report Part 2
2003-03-22—Malaysia-Singapore Visit Report Part 1
2003-03-14—Ethical vs. Unethical Conversion
2003-03-13—Strengthening Hinduism in Your Community
2003-03-12—Focuses for a Malaysia/Singapore Trip
2003-03-09—Uplifting Those Who Don't Want to Be Uplifted
2003-03-08—The True Sources of Happiness
2003-03-07—Kundalini and Self Realization for the Monastic
2003-03-06—State of the Church Address 2003, Part 4
2003-03-05—State of the Church Address 2003, Part 3
2003-03-01—State of the Church Address 2003, Part 1
2003-02-25—Making the Temple Worthwhile for Children
2003-02-22—How Temple Worship Can Help Our Life
2003-02-21—Staying in Touch with Gurudeva and Facing Karma
2003-02-20—Pancha Ganapati's Five Shaktis
2003-02-19—Gurudeva's Mahavakyas on Self Realization
2003-02-15—The Importance of Controlling Anger
2003-02-13—How Does Moksha Ritau Apply to Family Life?
2003-02-12—The Aftermath of Self Realization
2003-02-11—Identify with Pure Awareness
2003-01-08—State of the Church Address, 2003
2003-01-01—Effects of Self-Realization
2002-12-01—Good Conduct Means to Assist
2002-11-29—How Judgments Affect Others
2002-11-26—Not Getting Angry
2002-11-22—Malaysia Conference Part 2
2002-11-14—Honoring Gurudeva at Lydgate Park
2002-11-13—Gurudeva's Mahavakya Part 2
2002-11-09—Gurudeva's Mahavakya Part 1
2002-11-01—The Nature of Desire
2002-10-31—Good and Evil People
2002-10-30—Honoring the Mayor of Kauai
2002-10-16—When Everything Seems to Go Wrong
2002-10-15—Choose Realistic Goals in Meditation
2002-10-14—Be Firm but Kind with Children
2002-10-10—Bodhinatha's Travels to Mauritius part 3
2002-10-07—Bodhinatha's Travels to Mauritius part 2
2002-10-04—Bodhinatha's Travels to Mauritius part 1
2002-09-25—Gurudeva Mahasamadhi Observance Sneak Peak
2002-09-19—Mauritius Trip Talks
2002-09-18—Jivana Ritau Focuses
2002-09-16—Bringing a Gift for the Temple
2002-09-15—Talk for Mauritius on God Siva p2
2002-09-12—Mauritius Talk on Siva--Part 1
2002-09-10—Welcome to the Jivana Ritau
2002-09-05—Origin of Karma Management
2002-09-04—Why Bodhinatha became a Hindu
2002-09-03—Kauai's love for Gurudeva
2002-09-01—Karma Management Day 4, Part 3
2002-08-29—Karma Management Day 4, Part 2
2002-08-28—Karma Management Day 4, Part 1
2002-08-26—Karma Management Day 3, Part 4
2002-08-25—Karma Management Day 3, Part 3
2002-08-24—Karma Management Day 3, Part 2
2002-08-19—Karma Management Day 3, Part 1
2002-08-18—Karma Management Day 2, Part 3
2002-08-16—Karma Management Day 2, Part 2
2002-08-11—Karma Management Day 2, Part 1
2002-07-30—Karma Management Day 1 Part 3
2002-07-28—Karma Management Day 1 Part 2
2002-07-27—Karma Management Day 1 Part 1
2002-07-11—Vows (Tithing) part 4 of 4
2002-07-08—Vows (Parampara) part 3 of 4
2002-07-07—Vows (Vegetarian) part 2 of 4
2002-07-06—Vows (Foundation) part 1 of 4
2002-07-05—Non-stealing or Non-coveting Part 3
2002-07-04—Non-stealing or Non-coveting Part 2
2002-06-30—Non-stealing or Non-coveting Part 1
2002-06-29—Anger (Cold Shoulder) part 3
2002-06-27—Anger (Sneaky) part 2
2002-06-26—Anger and Meditation part 1
2002-06-22—Controlling Anger part 3
2002-06-21—Controlling Anger part 2
2002-06-20—Controlling Anger part 1
2002-06-19—Creating a Family Plan Part 2
2002-06-15—Creating a Family Plan Part 1
2002-06-14—Satya, or Truthfulness
2002-06-13—Noninjury and Brahmacharya
2002-06-12—Relation of noninjury to contentment
2002-06-11—Yamas and Niyamas part 4 Reference List
2002-05-13—Yamas and Niyamas part 3 Ashtanga Yoga
2002-05-10—Yamas and Niyamas part 2 Foundation
2002-05-09—Yamas and Niyamas pt 1
2002-05-06—Gratitude and Appreciation
2002-05-05—Gurudeva's Spiritual Toolbox
2002-04-23—California Trip April 2002
2002-04-09—Antar Mandir, The Inner Temple
2002-04-08—Kauai Aadheenam's Vibration
2002-04-07—Passing Your Knowledge On
2002-04-06—Master Course on Moksha
2002-04-02—Malaysia Youth Seminar
2002-04-01—Expressing Our Souls Divinity
2002-03-31—Karma Management and Ganesha
2002-03-30—Foundation of Bhakti
2002-03-26—Take a Moment to Listen to the Birds
2002-03-25—Arun Gandhi on Season of Nonviolence
2002-03-24—The Power of Consensualocracy
2002-03-23—Dealing with Discouragement
2002-03-20—Mahasivaratri Talk Part 3 Realizing the Self
2002-03-19—Mahasivaratri Talk Part 2 Being Siva
2002-03-18—Mahasivaratri Talk Part 1 Siva and Muruga
2002-03-17—Do I Now Have Two Gurus?
2002-03-16—Communicating with a Departed Guru
2002-03-15—Playfulness in Children
2002-03-14—Feedback on Words that Hurt
2002-03-10—The Self is like Waking Up
2002-03-09—Need for Religion Part 2
2002-03-08—Need for Religion Part 1
2002-03-07—Austerity Part 3
2002-03-04—Austerity Part 2
2002-03-03—Austerity Part 1
2002-03-02—Pujas to Gurudeva
2002-02-23—Ahimsa in Speech (Part 2)
2002-02-22—Ahimsa in Speech (Part 1)
2002-02-21—Moksha, Realizing God
2002-02-16—Cultivating Bhakti, or Devotion
2002-02-15—Valentine's Day to Lord Siva
2002-02-13—To err is human...
2002-02-09—Karma Management Part 3
2002-02-08—Karma Management Part 2
2002-02-01—Karma Management Part 1
2002-01-19—Martin Luther King Day and Hinduism on Tolerance
2002-01-18—Local Martin Luther King Day Speech
2002-01-15—Karma is not destiny
2002-01-11—Mistakes are not problems
2002-01-09—Parents are the First Guru
2002-01-03—The Magic of the High EE
2002-01-02—The Roots of Martin Luther King
2001-12-05—Deeper Perspectives and Monastic's Realization of the Self
2001-11-25—Honoring of Gurudeva at the Kauai Rotary Club