Results for: audio, Subramuniyaswami

Chakras in the Arms

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-08-21

A healing touch practitioner asks Gurudeva about the chakras in the arms. Gurudeva explains briefly that the 21...

Peace in the Home

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-08-20

When Positive Discipline author, Jane Nelson, was visiting Kauai Aadheenam, Gurudeva was asked how a family can have...

Hindu Duty

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-08-19

The question put to Gurudeva is, "What is my duty as a Hindu?" Gurudeva answerslearn your religion, practice what you have learned, and everything...

Mental Illness

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-08-18

A cyberspace devotee from Canada asks, "What is mental illness from the Hindu perspective." Listen in. Gurudeva's explanation, centering on the understanding of the subconscious...

Astrology and Free Will

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-08-17

A cyber-devotee asks about the use of astrology and whether the will of man is stronger than the...

Speeding Up Iraivan Temple

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-08-16

An e-devotee asks when Iraivan temple will be completed. In response, Gurudeva explains the new initiative for building...

The Karma of Healing

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-08-13

An e-devotee asks if a healing power should be used, or whether doing so interferes in the karma...

Avoiding the Occult

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-08-12

A devotee attending Gurudeva's talk in Kadavul temple on Kauai asks why Gurudeva advises not to become involved...

Saivism North and South

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-08-11

Here's a short talk from Gurudeva about the differences between Saivism in the north of India as compared...

Protecting Children from Abuse

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-08-10

An e-devotee asks how to protect children from abusive parents and teachers. Gurudeva suggests ways to help, and...

The Vedas and Seeking the Self

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-08-09

Today we answer two questions, one from someone seeking the Vedas and the second from someone seeking the...

An Aum Tatoo

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-08-08

An e-devotee who had an Aum tatoo put on now asks Gurudeva about the Aum and also wonders...

Selfless Service and Penance

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-08-05

An e-devotee asks if it is better to do a personal penance or to do some kind of...

The Internal and External Ego

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-08-04

Today Gurudeva discusses the subtleties of the anava in its internal and external aspects. Gurudeva stresses that the...

Karma and the Jivanmukti

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-08-03

Occasionally a question comes in that inspires Gurudeva to expound deeply upon the subject. So it is today...

Why Did Gurudeva Choose Hinduism?

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-08-02

A cyber-devotee in El Paso, Texas, asks how it is that Gurudeva came to pursue Hinduism rather than...

Meaning of Temple Sacraments

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-08-01

An e-devotee from New York asks about the significance of the sacred substances found in the temple and...

Soul Mates and Marriage

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-07-29

Our European Pagan asks another question, this one about the Hindu view of soul mates and the purpose...

Hinduism is Boundless

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-07-28

A European Pagan asks if one must be an Indian to be a Hindu. Gurudeva briefly but emphatically...

Transforming Sexual Thoughts

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-07-27

A cyber-devotee in Egypt asked Gurudeva how to handle sexual thoughts. Gurudeva discusses the flows of the prana...

Vedanta and Siddhanta

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-07-26

An e-devotee in Sri Lanka wonders about the difference between Vedanta and Siddhanta. Gurudeva explains the various meditative...

Children In Inter-religious Marriages

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-07-25

Gurudeva fields another question about interfaith marriages and how to raise the children in them. He explains that...

Today's Hinduism

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-07-22

Gurudeva gives a short response to a question about how Hinduism is faring in the modern age. Is...

Not Bound by Birth

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-07-21

Does our physical and social place of birth indicate the spiritual path that we were "destined" to follow?...

Take a Bath

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-07-20

Gurudeva keeps it short and sweet in response to a question from Chennai asking if it is necessary...

Inter-Religious Marriage

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-07-19

A Hindu man asks Gurudeva if it would be advisable for him to marry a Sikh woman. Gurudeva's...

Maha Vasana Daha Tantra (cont)

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-07-18

Gurudeva continues the discussion from last week about the Maha Vasana Daha Tantra, this is the practice of...

Maha Vasana Daha Tantra

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-07-14

Gurudeva responds to some of the reactions that devotees have run into in performing the Maha Vasana Daha...

Tips for Success

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-07-13

Today Gurudeva responds to an e-query about success. Is it ok for Hindus to be successful? Gurudeva offers...

Children In Love

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-07-12

A mother wonders what to do when she discovers that her child has fallen in love with someone....

The Bhagavad Gita; Interfaith Marriage

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-07-11

Today we post Gurudeva's answers to two separate questionsa short answer to someone who asked Gurudeva if his...

A Veggie Query

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-07-10

Mr. Prasad asks Gurudeva about the need for being a vegetarian and, if there is a need, what...

Depression found in Maha Vasana Daha Tantra

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-07-07

Gurudeva talks in depth about the practice of the Maha Vasana Daha Tantra, that is the subconcious purification...

Church and State

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-07-06

Today we offer part of an impromptu talk by Gurudeva in which he discusses the issues of separation...

Dealing with Noise Pollution

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-07-05

An e-devotee asks what we can do about combatting noise pollution, which seems to be low on the...

The Husband Is Responsible

Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Given On: 2000-07-04

A cyber-devotee (a woman) asks if it really is the total responsibility of the husband for the well...