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Tantra in Tibet the great exposition of secret mantra, vol. 1 by Tsongkhapa

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Published by Motilal Banarsidass in Delhi .
Written in English


  • Buddhism -- China -- Tibet,
  • Tibet (China) -- Religion

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Edition Notes

SeriesWisdom of Tibet series
The Physical Object
Pagination252 p. :
Number of Pages252
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15310065M
ISBN 108120803760

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The general meaning of the word Tantra is any science or body of knowledge. Specifically it refers to a particular class of literature, devoted primarily to the cult of Shakti or the Divine Mother and containing an amalgam of religion, philosophy, esoteric and occult rites, . The papers in this collection,with one exception,originated in a session on Tibet and Himalayan Societies held at the Australian Anthropological Society conference at the University of Newcastle,Australia in August These essays provide a significant series of attempts to explore a side of Tibetan religious experience which is of central importance but which has remained on the sidelines. Kularnava Tantra. 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 of Saktism. The Kularnava Tantra also teaches the doctrine of duties, incorporating the laws of Manu, the Bhagavadgita, and sermons of the. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.

The term tantra and the tantric traditions of Hinduism and Buddhism have been subjected to a great deal of misunderstanding in both India and the West. There is a diverse range of attitudes toward the tantric traditions, ranging from their emic understandings as paths to liberation to the relatively widespread associations of the tantric traditions with sorcery and libertine by: 3. This is the first book in a series presenting The Great Exposition of Secret Mantra. The other two books are Deity Yoga and Yoga Tantra. Tantra in Tibet consists of three parts published under the auspices of the Dalai Lama. "Essence of Tantra" by the Dalai Lama discusses tantra for practice, refuge, the three paths, greatness of mantra, clear. Book Review of Jeffrey Hopkins's "Tantra in Tibet" & Alex Wayman's "Calming the Mind and Discerning the Real: Buddhist Meditation and the Middle View" Christopher Key Chapple Loyola Marymount University, [email protected] Week 1: Intro to Tibetan Tantra & 5 Element Healing Meditations Intro to Tibetan Tantra and how it differs from other lineages of Tantra Intro to the 5 Elements and how they heal mind, body, spirit and sex. Intro to Tantric meditation. Tantric Breathing to awaken your infinite consciousness. Homeplay practice for .