Gurudeva's Mahasamadhi Observance 2016

Celebrating our Gurudeva's Last Samadhi

The monks and devotees of Kauai's Hindu Monastery have completed this years mahasamadhi observance for Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami who left his body in September of 2001. A long-time church member has made this film of our final days events. Aum


Transcript:

Photo of  Gurudeva
A better word than death is transition, passing into a new form of life--life into life. It is similar to moving to a new country, having completed all of one's tasks. Death is a closing of the door on deeds well done, on all beneficial karmas.
—Gurudeva