Tantra Illuminated

Written By Christopher D. Wallis
Tantra Illuminated
  • Publsiher : Unknown
  • Release : 18 August 2022
  • ISBN : 9780989761307
  • Pages : 506 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Tantra Illuminated written by Christopher D. Wallis which was release on 18 August 2022, this book published by Unknown. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Tantra Illuminated takes the reader on a fascinating journey to the very heart of Tantra: its key teachings, foundational lineages, and transformative practices. Since the West s discovery of Tantra 100 years ago, there has been considerable fascination, speculation, and more than a little misinformation about this spiritual movement. Now, for the first time in the English language, Tantra Illuminated presents an accessible introduction to this sacred tradition that began 1,500 years ago in the far north of India. Using translations from from primary Sanskrit sources and offering a profound look at spiritual practice, this book reveals Tantra s rich history and powerful teachings.

Tantra Illuminated

Tantra Illuminated
  • Author : Christopher D. Wallis
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 506
  • ISBN : 9780989761307
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Summary : Tantra Illuminated takes the reader on a fascinating journey to the very heart of Tantra: its key teachings, foundational lineages, and transformative practices. Since the West s discovery of Tantra 100 years ago, there has been considerable fascination, speculation, and more than a little misinformation about this spiritual movement. Now, for ...

Tantra Illuminated

Tantra Illuminated
  • Author : Christopher D Wallis
  • Publisher : Mattamayura Press
  • Release Date : 2013-08-15
  • Total pages : 516
  • ISBN : 9780989761307
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Summary : This book takes readers on a fascinating journey to the very heart of Tantra: its key teachings, foundational lineages, and transformative practices. Since the West's discovery of Tantra 100 years ago, there has been considerable fascination, speculation, and more than a little misinformation about this spiritual movement. Now, for the first ...

Understanding Yoga Therapy

Understanding Yoga Therapy
  • Author : Marlysa B. Sullivan,Laurie C. Hyland Robertson
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-05-07
  • Total pages : 260
  • ISBN : 9780989761307
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Summary : Understanding Yoga Therapy offers a comprehensive and accessible perspective on yoga therapy as a complementary, integrative route to promoting whole-person well-being. Readers will come away from the book understanding how the philosophy, texts, and teachings of yoga benefit a wide range of health conditions. The book is split into three ...

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Transformational Embodiment in Asian Religions
  • Author : George Pati,Katherine C. Zubko
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2019-10-28
  • Total pages : 268
  • ISBN : 9780989761307
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Summary : This volume examines several theoretical concerns of embodiment in the context of Asian religious practice. Looking at both subtle and spatial bodies, it explores how both types of embodiment are engaged as sites for transformation, transaction and transgression. Collectively bridging ancient and modern conceptualizations of embodiment in religious practice, the ...

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Yoga Therapy Foundations  Tools  and Practice
  • Author : Laurie Hyland Robertson,Diane Finlayson
  • Publisher : Singing Dragon
  • Release Date : 2021-06-21
  • Total pages : 544
  • ISBN : 9780989761307
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Summary : Providing essential support to schools and universities that offer yoga therapy training programs, this comprehensive, edited textbook develops robust curricula, enabling them to prepare yoga therapists to integrate into healthcare settings safely and effectively. The book includes a large and international list of contributors from diverse lineages and backgrounds such ...

Recognition Sutras

Recognition Sutras
  • Author : Christopher Wallis
  • Publisher : Mattamayura Press
  • Release Date : 2017-10-06
  • Total pages : 544
  • ISBN : 9780989761307
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Summary : One thousand years ago, in the valley of Kashmir, a great Tantric master named Kshemaraja wrote his masterpiece: the Pratyabhijnahrdayam, which means "The Essence of the Recognition Philosophy". This text was a concise primer, written to introduce spiritual seekers to the Recognition philosophy in less formally philosophical, more approachable language. ...

An Indian Tantric Tradition and Its Modern Global Revival

An Indian Tantric Tradition and Its Modern Global Revival
  • Author : D.E. Osto
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-03-06
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9780989761307
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Summary : This book analyzes the contemporary global revival of Nondual Śaivism, a thousand-year-old medieval Hindu religious philosophy. Providing a historical overview of the seminal people and groups responsible for the revival, the book compares the tradition’s medieval Indian origins to modern forms, which are situated within distinctively contemporary religious, economic ...

Yoga for Times of Change

Yoga for Times of Change
  • Author : Nina Zolotow
  • Publisher : Shambhala Publications
  • Release Date : 2022-06-14
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 9780989761307
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Summary : Stay calm, steady, and composed through the ups and downs of life with yoga poses, relaxation techniques, meditations, and lessons on how to manage stress, grief, anxiety, depression, and life's transitions. Yoga was originally designed to make you calmer, steadier, and more content, not just stronger and healthier. This guide ...

Llewellyn s Complete Book of Chakras

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  • Author : Cyndi Dale
  • Publisher : Llewellyn Worldwide
  • Release Date : 2015-11-08
  • Total pages : 1056
  • ISBN : 9780989761307
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Summary : The Ultimate Guide to Chakras and Energy Systems As powerful centers of subtle energy, the chakras have fascinated humanity for thousands of years. Llewellyn's Complete Book of Chakras is a unique and empowering resource that provides comprehensive insights into these foundational sources of vitality and strength. Discover what chakras and ...

Tantric Kali

Tantric Kali
  • Author : Daniel Odier
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2016-10-14
  • Total pages : 128
  • ISBN : 9780989761307
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Summary : The mythology, rituals, meditations, and practices used in Tantric worship of the goddess Kali in the tradition of Kashmiri Shaivism • Reveals the practices of Vamachara, known as the Left-hand Path but more accurately translated as the Path of Shakti • Includes a Kali ritual from the Nirrutara Tantra, translated here for ...

Roots Routes and a New Awakening

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  • Author : Ananta Kumar Giri
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-03-01
  • Total pages : 384
  • ISBN : 9780989761307
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Summary : This book seeks to find creative and transformative relationship among roots and routes and create a new dynamics of awakening so that we can overcome the problems of closed and xenopbhobic roots and rootless cosmopolitanism. The book draws upon multiple philosophical and spiritual traditions of the world such as Siva ...

Restorative Yoga

Restorative Yoga
  • Author : Anna Ashby
  • Publisher : Singing Dragon
  • Release Date : 2022-03-21
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 9780989761307
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Summary : From Anna Ashby, one of the first yoga teachers in the UK to offer this style, comes a complete overview of restorative yoga for teachers, trainees and experienced students. Arranged into three sections, the book is designed to help readers understand the history, purpose and characteristics of the practice; its ...

Hinduism in the Modern World

Hinduism in the Modern World
  • Author : Brian A. Hatcher
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2015-10-05
  • Total pages : 340
  • ISBN : 9780989761307
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Summary : Hinduism in the Modern World presents a new and unprecedented attempt to survey the nature, range, and significance of modern and contemporary Hinduism in South Asia and the global diaspora. Organized to reflect the direction of recent scholarly research, this volume breaks with earlier texts on this subject by seeking ...

Making a Mantra

Making a Mantra
  • Author : Ellen Gough
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release Date : 2021
  • Total pages : 296
  • ISBN : 9780989761307
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Summary : "Jainism originated in India and shares some features with Buddhism and Hinduism, but it is a distinct tradition with its own key texts, ontology and epistemology, art, rituals, beliefs, and history. One way it has been distinguished from Buddhism and Hinduism is through the contested category of Tantra: Jainism, unlike ...

Liquid Light

Liquid Light
  • Author : G. William Barnard
  • Publisher : Columbia University Press
  • Release Date : 2022-06-07
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9780989761307
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Summary : The Santo Daime is a syncretic religion that arose in the Amazon region of Brazil in the middle of the twentieth century and now has churches throughout the world. Its spiritual practice is based around the sacramental use of ayahuasca, a psychedelic brew consumed only within regular ceremonies. In Liquid ...