Tantra – tradiţia hinduistă has 6 ratings and 1 review. A synthetic presentation of the Hinduist branch of Tantra – the domain, the world-view and Tantra. Bibliographic Details. Title: EL TANTRA: La tradicion hindu. Publisher: Kairós. Binding: Encuadernación de tapa blanda. Book Condition: Nuevo. About this title. The Hindu Tantric world: an overview by André Padoux(Book) 8 editions La lumière sur les tantras: chapitres 1 à 5 du Tantrāloka by Abhinavagupta(Book).

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Tantra – tradiţia hinduistă

English Choose a language for shopping. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. The second part of the book delves more deeply into key concepts relating to the tantric body, mysticism, sex, mantras, sacred geography, and iconography, while the final part considers tanntra practice of Tantra today, both in India and in the West. The bulk of the book is well written and backed up with primary and secondary sources.

Read more Read less. The Heart of the Yogini: In individual chapters, Andre Padoux discusses the extraction and examination of mantras, certain characteristics such as their “perfect nature” and their imperfections, and he describes certain mantrics practices. It also explores how many mainstream Hindu rituals and mantras are can be classified as Tantric, if one is using the scholarly definitions attributed to the classifications of Tantra. Share your thoughts with other customers.


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Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. The Hindu Tantric World pushes against this with its chapters exploring the historical accounts and the texts, traditions, and rituals.

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About the Reviewer s: There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Set up a giveaway. Illuminating a 1,Year-Old Spiritual Masterpiece. Padoux also goes into detail regarding Tantric views on body, sex, mantras, and locations. Thanks for telling us about the problem.

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. This ancient tradition is still active in Nepal and India. The volume included writings by Octavio Paz and Henri Michaux, and Jamme became fascinated by the images’ affinity with modern art and poetry.

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Tantra – tradiţia hinduistă by André Padoux

For the first time, Andre Padoux’ work on Tantric mantras is made accessible to an English-speaking readership. Withoutabox Padooux to Film Festivals. Refresh and try again. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. The book situates itself within the Hindu religion, the Sanskrit tradition, and the historical narratives which nourish its roots.

The fundamental religious elements now denominated as Tantra were one of the ways the Indian continent functioned for fifteen hundred years and a crucial example of religious praxis.

Marilyn Charlton marked it as to-read Aug 11, Its carnal dimension has made its name instantly recognizable, but this popular fascination with sex has obscured its philosophical depth and ritual practices, to say nothing of its overall importance to Hinduism.

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