Today's excerpt is from the 9th chapter of the Bhagavad Gita, in the Light of Kashmir Shaivism... view on youtube Chapter/DVD 9 (11:42) न च मत्स्थानि भूतानि पश्य मे योगमैश्वरम्  । भूतभृन्न च भूतस्थो ममात्मा भूतभावनः  ॥५॥   na ca matsthāni bhūtāni paśya me yogamaiśvaram  / bhūtabhṛnna ca bhūtastho mamātmā bhūtabhāvanaḥ  //5//   See, there is...

An excerpt from the newly published book the Festival of Devotion & Praise by Swami Lakshmanjoo…   Chapter 12 (58:58) भगवन्भवदिच्छयैव दास - स्तव जातोऽस्मि परस्य नात्र शक्तिः  । कथमेष तथापि वक्त्रबिम्बं तव पश्यामि न जातु चित्रमेतत्  ॥२६॥ bhagavanbhavadicchayaiva dāsa- stava jāto’smi parasya nātra śaktiḥ / kathameṣa tathāpi vaktrabimbaṁ tava paśyāmi na jātu citrametat //26// O Lord, by...

A painting of Abhinavagupta with Swami Ram, Swami Mahatabkak and Swami Lakshmanjoo, Depiction of Abhinavagupta taken from a pen-picture (see verses below).   Abhinavagupta and the Kashmir Shaiva Lineage. 4 x 4 foot (1,5 x 1,5 m) Original painting by Claudia Dose. Prints available upon request. (100% of the proceeds going towards the Universal Shaiva Fellowship). click...