6 edition of Tantra for the West found in the catalog.
Tantra for the West
Bibliography: p. 231-232.
|LC Classifications||BL624 .A45 1983|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||235 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||235|
|LC Control Number||80000316|
Tantra in the West is the encounter of ‘sacred sex’ as determined by ‘capitalistic ethics.’ Reflection upon Tantra in the West can be more meaningful, if read within these parameters. The challenge now is to unravel what the Western individual finds attractive in the ‘alien other’ of Tantra and what in this is repellent to the. The word Tantra: is Sanskrit and literally means, "a continuum, or unbroken stream [of energy].". The term Tantra refers first (1) to the continuum of vital energy that sustains all existence, and second (2) to the class of knowledge and practices that harnesses that vital energy, thereby transforming the practitioner.. Tantra is primarily known in two forms.
Vajrayana is older than Hindu Tantra and is in fact more likely the influencer on Shaivism. If you actually knew anything about Vajrayana Ulisis, you would understand how far more complete of a path it is, and how it's history is far more in depth and older. Dzogchen which isn't Tantra, as well as Vajrayana which is Tantra, influenced early. For those who wonder what relation actual Tantric practices bear to the "Tantric sex" currently being marketed so successfully in the West, David Gordon White has a simple answer: there is none. Sweeping away centuries of misunderstandings and misrepresentations, White returns to original texts, images, and ritual practices to reconstruct the history of South Asian Tantra from the medieval Reviews: 1.
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Tantra for the West by Marc Allen is a book about ancient principles of tantra. You can actually use it for every part of your life, not just sex. So, if you ever wanted to learn more about this way of life, delve into this book and take a tantric journey of your own. Tantra for the West is a well-written and researched book/5(9).
Tantra for the West: A guide to personal freedom Paperback – January 1, by Mark Allen (Author)5/5(3). The term Western Tantra as a specific practice is the universal aspect of the traditional forms of tantra practiced in the Eastern religions, stripped of its Eastern cultural trappings and reframed and repopulated with the cultural foundations of the Western nations.5/5(5).
There are so many misconceptions about Tantra, due to the brand of neo-Tantrism that makes it to the West, that writing a book about it must be a challenge. This author is not an adept, as he makes clear, but a researcher, and he does his best to lay it out for the reader in a scholarly way.4/5.
Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Tantra for the West by Allen, Mark,New World Library edition, in English - Pages: Tantra has become a synonym in the West for unbridled sexuality; however sexuality per se is only one facet of this elaborate spiritual practice, as a representation of the union of the soul with the Goddess.
Rather, this attitude reflects the spiritual vacuum of mainstream Western religions when it comes to sacred sexuality. Georg Feuerstein, PhD, (–) is internationally respected for his work on Yoga and is the author of over fifty books.
He designed and taught several distance-learning courses on Yoga philosophy for Traditional Yoga Studies. For more information, go to Read by: Kularnava Tantra is a main work in the Tantric tradition.
The book teaches the Tantric rituals in great details and propounds the basic philosophy of Tantrism, revealing the best aspects Read more and download PDF Great Bliss: Tantric Sex and the Path to Inner Awakening.
Top 12 books on tantra and aghora tantra is not for everyone. it is for selected few. the need of guru is emphasized in every spiritual path.
but many people have reached without guru also. but in tantra its not l. Join our email list for updates on the Reading the West Book Awards and other bookish news. Tantra for the West is filled with ancient and modern principles and practices that help you use all your experiences as part of your mental, emotional, and spiritual growth.
Within your way of life — whatever it may be — within your everyday thoughts and feelings, within your fantasies and dreams are the keys to love, freedom, and fulfillment. Known only for the virtues of its sexual practice, ancient Tantric ideology is a universal and wide-reaching ideology virtually ignored in the West.
In Tantra: The Cult of the Feminine, one of Europe's foremost Tantric authors and teachers, Andre Van Lysebeth, gives readers a balanced, well-informed, modern examination of the secret teachings and symbolism of Tantra.
The book deals with yantra pooja, design of yantras, the mantras being used for worshiping the yantra, energising (praan prathishtha) the yantra and other usages of the yantras. This book is the first part of work on tantra, mantra and yantra.
The contents of this book are purely based on old Sanskrit classics. Etymology Tantra (Sanskrit: तन्त्र) literally means "loom, warp, weave". The connotation of the word tantra to mean an esoteric practice or religious ritualism is a co.
About the author: Marc Allen is the author of several books including Tantra for the West, The Magical Path, The Greatest Secret of All, Visionary Business, and others. He is an internationally renowned seminar leader, entrepreneur, author, and composer. Tantra for the West. An interview with Dr.
Jonn Mumford conducted by Chris Burgess. What is Tantra. Chris, in answering your questions, I would like to weave my way between the academic, turgid, tedious extreme and the populist simplistic, stupid replies so common in queries about Tantra. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.
Book Six of the Tantra in the West Series: Angels Unawares Bilbao, in the Basque Territories, is a virtual-financial capital. Investors from the world fill its augmented skies, required by law to appear as winged angels.
The Truth About Tantra. But over the last couple of decades an increasing number of Americans and Europeans have turned instead to books, videos, and seminars with such titles as Spiritual Sex, The Art of Sexual Ecstasy, right up through the West's recent curiosity, outsiders' fascination with Tantra has always focused on sex.
This is a guest blog by a friend of mine, Anssi has a great analytical mind and I admire his ability to coherently express complex topics.
This text is an article he wrote about the book Tantra Illuminated by Christopher Wallis and ideas behind it, and I have translated the article from Finnish. The article is quite long, so I will divide it into several shorter pieces so that. the Tantra/Chan center in Paris and has taught courses on the spiritual traditions of the Far East at the University of California.
He is the author of several books of nonfiction, including Nirvana Tao, and many novels. His mystery novels, written under the pen name Delacorta, include Diva, which was made into an award-winning film in Yoga, Tantra and Meditation by Janakananda Saraswati and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Reliable books by qualified Tantric masters are rare in the West, butTharpa Publications offers five unique titles by contemporary Tantric Master, Geshe Kelsang Gyatso.
Mahamudra Tantra – an introduction to meditation on Tantra. Tantric Grounds and Paths – an explanation of all the stages of Tantric meditation. Clear Light of Bliss – a detailed explanation of completion stage according.