Temple as the Source of Culture - Publisher's Desk

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami reads his editorial from the Oct/Nov/Dec 2013 edition of Hinduism Today magazine. Gurudeva guided at least 37 temples across the world from 1970s as he firmly believed that temples perpetuate religion/culture. Without a temple, home shrine and pilgrimage in a distant land at least once a year culture fails. The process of strengthening culture can be achieved by regular attendance at a temple and daily puja at the home shrine


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Photo of  Gurudeva
Saivites consider it most important to live near a Siva temple, and we build one wherever we find ourselves in the world. This is a most meritorious act, earning blessings in this life and the next.
—Gurudeva