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. Tantra: The Cult of the Feminine reveals a practical and balanced, modern view of the secret teachings of Tantric yoga. Van Lysebeth discloses the sexual. Buy a cheap copy of Tantra: The Cult of the Feminine book by AndrĂ© Van Lysebeth. Known only for the virtues of its sexual practice, ancient Tantric ideology is a.

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Their echoes are still seen in our cultures, however corrupted. The books numerous shortcomings include: However it’s pointed out that where God is thought of as being outside nature during our history, resources have been plundered and respect for the planet wanes.

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Science now knows for sure that the human female was not made primarily for reproductive sex; her biology is uniquely vast beyond that. Tantrists have perceived this unity for over thirty-five centuries,” points out van Lysebeth in his introduction.

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All our patriarchal religious got it wrong. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Account Options Sign in. Thanks for telling us about the problem. According to Shambati Saraswati, “neo-tantra ritualises sex.


Sarah rated it liked it Mar 02, Within are some wonderful insights into the lysebetth of the lingam and yoni, connecting these with the mantra Om, the Ahkh symbol and also buddhism’s Om Mani Padme Hum mantra. What a fascinating and revolutionary book, dealing with universality and connection with ourselves and other.

If you’re looking for a “how-to” manual for the more physical techniques you may have heard about, perhaps try something like the works of Mantak Chia, as this book is much more about philosophies.

A little hard to find and expensive but a must read for anyone with a genuine interest in the history of tantric practice. Yoga, with its focus on breath, body health, mantra and worship of creative forces feeds perfectly into tantric practices leading to long, respectful, tonifying and even enlightening sexual relations.

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Tantra: The Cult of the Feminine by André Van Lysebeth

This has been shown for many other species, leading to the conclusion that the female is the blueprint from which the male is drawn. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. User Review – Flag as inappropriate excellent book for those who about to get engaged. Paperbackpages.

This book has introduced me to a very interesting topic, but I could not say I enjoyed the form. Yet most of what he says here is abstract philosophical vapor, being in praise of Matriarchy and the Great Goddess and all that. Authentic tantra sexualises ritual. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Jewish mysticism and buddhism are tzntra referenced, the latter has a large body of tantric Vajrayana teachings which are related but quite different in practice and aims, monks and nuns being notably celibate!


Just a moment anvr we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Yoga, with its focus o Van Lysebeth was a yogic master who wrote and studied extensively on the topic and passed away in Originally published inTantra has become the classic text on the subject, the source for serious students.

If tantrs want to learn something about Tantra, read Abhinavagupta or D. But, for example, in a pregnant doe rabbit, atntra the embryo is castrated, whether it has ovaries or testicles, the resultant will always be female. See all 17 reviews.

Tantra: The Cult of the Feminine

Andre does a remarkable job of bringing ancient theories into the modern world. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, zndr it a second life. Where are we going. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally.

Van Lysbeth’s teaching are what I’d call “neo-tantra non plus ultra” Neo-tantra–and not much more. Chris Feldman rated it really liked it Jul 27, It’s not covered in this book but Reginald A. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.