KAUAI’S HINDU MONASTERY AND TEMPLE (June 3, 2014)
(2 of two movies)
Hindu Monk in a Golf Cart!
This heart was based in 1970 by Guredeva, who developed the property previously often called the “Tropical Inn” resort and he lived there for over 31 years.
The older temple, which is seen within the movies and in a second set of photographs is named the Kadavul Hindu Temple.
The brand new temple, throughout the Wailua River, are the gold-leafed domes of the Indian design Iraivan Temple.
The brand new temple is made from white granite and was carved in India totally by hand after which erected on the island of Kauai. On our final go to, we heard nothing however “Chip, Chip, Chip” of hammers and chisels, however this time there have been no artisans on website, ready for sufficient work to make the trek again from India.
Allen Service, Dal and Mary Goldsmith and I toured the property right this moment for over two hours, and their child was blessed by one of many Hindu monks. That’s proven on 1 of the two movies.
Hinduism, also referred to as Sanatana Dharma, or “Everlasting Approach”, is our planet’s unique and oldest dwelling faith, with practically 1,000,000,000 adherents. There are 4 primary denominations: Saivism, Shaktism, Vaishnavism and Smartism — every with lineages.
There is no such thing as a everlasting hell, no damnation and no intrinsic evil. The cosmos was created out of God, is permeated by God and God creates, sustains and destroys the universe solely to re-create it once more in never-ending cycles. All souls, with out exception, will attain the best non secular summit, though it could take many lives.
Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
On occasion on this Earth there arises a soul who, by dwelling his custom rightly and wholly, perfects his path and turns into a light-weight to the world. Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami (1927-2001) was such a being, a dwelling instance of awakening and knowledge, a frontrunner acknowledged worldwide as one among Hinduism’s foremost ministers. He hailed from the Nandinatha Sampradaya’s Kailasa Parampara, a line of gurus relationship again 2,200 years, and handed the continuity on to his successor, Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami, who now heads the monastery and all of its actions worldwide, together with Saiva Siddhanta Church, Himalayan Academy Publications, Hinduism At present journal and Hindu Heritage Endowment.
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[2 videos • Tuesday, June 3, 2014]