Tantra: Path of Ecstasy

Shambhala Publications
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Tantra—often associated with Kundalini Yoga—is a fundamental dimension of Hinduism, emphasizing the cultivation of "divine power" (shakti) as a path to infinite bliss. Tantra has been widely misunderstood in the West, however, where its practices are often confused with eroticism and licentious morality. Tantra: The Path of Ecstasy dispels many common misconceptions, providing an accessible introduction to the history, philosophy, and practice of this extraordinary spiritual tradition.

The Tantric teachings are geared toward the attainment of enlightenment as well as spiritual power and are present not only in Hinduism but also Jainism and Vajrayana Buddhism. In this book, Georg Feuerstein offers readers a clear understanding of authentic Tantra, as well as appropriate guidance for spiritual practice and the attainment of higher consciousness.
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Publisher
Shambhala Publications
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Published on
Jul 28, 1998
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Pages
336
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ISBN
9780834825451
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Language
English
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Genres
Religion / Hinduism / General
Religion / Hinduism / Rituals & Practice
Religion / Hinduism / Theology
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