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I should point out that many of the tantric rites are complicated. Chapter 11 is perhaps the inevitable chapter on chakras, kundalini and so forth. Really, for anyone who is at all interested in tantra-oriented practice, I cannot reccomend this book too highly.
Ben Gruagach rated it really liked it Jun 28, Bliss awaits those who dare. Acknowledging the huge divers Kali Kaula is a practical and experiential journey through the land of living magical art that is Tantra, guided by the incisive, inspired and multi-talented hands of Jan Fries. Refresh and try again.
Brought in as indentured servants, they were from kula parts of India and were forced to come up with their own rites to replace the ones from their homelands. There are many varieties of Tantrikas, just as there are many Tantra writings. Dusan rated it it was amazing Mar 17, All that remains from the han Tantra practitioners are negative descriptions of them in contemporary Hindu writings. Acknowledging the huge diversity of Tantric material produced over the centuries, Jan Fries draws on several decades of research and experience and focuses on the early traditions of Kula, Kaula and Krama, and the result is this inimitable work which shines with the light of possibility.
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Raghu Varma rated it liked it Dec 30, By stripping away the fantasies and exploring the roots, flowers and fruits of Tantra, the author provides an outstandingly effective and coherent manual of practices. A Manual of Rune Magic. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Like Pentecostal Christian preachers or Hassidic Hebrews, the Tantrikas emphasize direct and practical union with the God. Learn how and when to remove these template messages.
Kali Kaula – A Manual of Tantric Magick by Jan Fries
It jali their importance to the development of Western and Eastern spirituality and their relevance today. This book is not yet featured on Listopia.
Some of them, the vamachara or left-hand path, emphasizes heroic deeds of worship. How the worshipper was able to do this in the days before cheap printed manuals begs the question.
Practicing Tantrikas live outside the normal dictates of Hindu society. Alexandra Sullivan rated it it was amazing Feb 11, Kali Kaula is illustrated by detailed and inspired drawings of Hindu deities and archaeological finds. Miss S Patel rated it it was amazing Mar 07, Jan Fries explores the spectrum of techniques from mudra to mantra, pranayama to puja, from kundalini arousal to purification to sexual rites, and makes them both cries and relevant, translating them out of the Twilight Language of old texts and setting them in the context of both personal transformation and the historical evolution of traditions.
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The Tantrikas open their practices to everyone. Notify me of follow-up comments by email.
Kali Kaula – A Manual of Tantric Magick
This book challenges the reader to dream, delight, and develop, and provides an illustrated guidebook on how to do so. With its emphasis on caste and class, India may seem strange to Westerners, but many things can come down to spiritual pollution.
He discusses Kundalini methods of yoga and the chakras energy centers that the ancient Tantric writers felt existed it the human body. February Learn how and when to remove this template message.