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Tantra Sadhna and Siddhis

Bhuta Suddhi is an important Tantric rite.  It means purification of the five elements of which the body is composed.  The sadhaka (aspirant) dissolves the sinful body and makes a new divine body. Nyasa is a very important and powerful … Continue reading

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Useful plants in Tantra

There are many plants in muntains which are very beneficial to the mankind and are used as medicines.  The same plants are very useful in Yantra and Tantra.  We provide below a few plants with their uses, which be kept … Continue reading

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Dus mahavidyas in tantra

Once during their numerous love games, things got out of hand between Shiva and Parvati.  What had started in jest turned into a serius matter with an incensed Shiva threatening to walk out on Parvati.  No amount of cajoling by … Continue reading

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Tantrik Practices

If not performed properly without expert  guidance, quite a few of them can have negative side effects.  The repercussions of provoking and playing with the highest forces can be devastating at times.  However all tantrik practices are not dangerous.  There … Continue reading

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tantra aspects of awakening

In the ordinary human society , man and woman are the two different poles of energy.  These energy poles have been discussed in detail in ancient tantric tradition.  You may have seen a photograph of Kali standing practically naked, with … Continue reading

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women in tantra

Sexual intercourse by a man with a woman who is not lawful to him is a sin.  The Vaidika Dharma is very strict on this point.  It forbids not merely actual Maithuna but Ashtanga or eightfold Maithuna namely Smaranam (thinking … Continue reading

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Islamic Tantra

At first glance, Islam and Tantrism might seem an unlikely pair for comparison, the former known for its austere simplicity and uncompromising monotheism, the latter presenting a plethora of rituals, mantras, and deities.  But looking beneath the surface at the … Continue reading

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Yogini Tantra

In the place of Kama, which is in the centra of the place of Kama and in the middle of Kama, one should fashion a hole.  By Kama one should accomplish Kama, and should place Kama within Kama.  Having made … Continue reading

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Buddhist Tantra

Different people have different capacities for spiritual understanding and practice.  For this reason, out of his compassion, Buddha Shakyamuni gave teachings at many levels, just as a skillful doctor administers a variety of remedies to treat different types of sick … Continue reading

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Tantra and Vedas

A number of writers and teachers have tried to divide the two great traditions of India of Veda and Tantra as different or even contrary.  They see the Vedic tradition as Aryan and patriarchal and the Tantric tradition as non-Arya … Continue reading

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