Publisher: Thames & Hudson (April 2003)
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in recent times, the West has proven a large and enthusiastic curiosity in tantra and its software to lifestyle. notwithstanding its roots are in Hinduism, tantra's objectives are the common ones of self-knowledge and liberated pleasure. Its tools and results go beyond geography and period. Basing its strategy on a old and explanatory survey, this publication bargains in a close manner with astronomy, astrology, alchemy, and cosmology in tantrism. additionally, there's dialogue of different viewpoints of "left-hand" and "right-hand" tantrikas and their respective attitudes in the direction of human sexuality and its position in ritual. The drawings and illustrations serve additional to give an explanation for and educate, hence supplying a special chance for shut touch with one of many world's oldest functional equipment of attaining an accelerated and inventive expertise of oneself.