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Understanding the different styles of Yoga

Understanding the different styles of Yoga

The word yoga is deemed to have been derived from the Sanskrit word ‘Yug’, meaning ‘to unite’ or ‘to join’, so can therefore be described as a path of Union. What you may not know is that Yoga can be expressed in four different paths, they are...

Sacred sexuality

Sacred sexuality

Let's talk about Sex So here we are, speaking about an important subject that has become the face of Tantra in the western understanding. We would like to start by saying here that sexual practices in Tantra equate to only five percent of the...

What is Kriya?

What is Kriya?

What is Kriya?  The practice of Kriya is a very important key in Traditional Tantra, and is interestingly different from many aspects of Tantra practice. A number of Kriyas can be seen as similar to Asana in Yoga, yet Kriyas are far superior in...

What is Yantra & Mantra?

What is Yantra & Mantra?

Traditional Tantric Practices Tantra is a spiritual path that embraces life in order to awaken consciousness. Within Tantra Yoga various techniques are used such as mantra, yantra, ritual and meditation to purify and energize our being thus...

What is Sanskar & Shodhan?

What is Sanskar & Shodhan?

What makes the path of traditional tantra so effective? The process of Sanskar and herbal medicines combined with the use of Mantra. Just as in Ayurveda and other ancient systems of medicine the process of healing is accelerated through the use of...

What is Fire Yagna?

What is Fire Yagna?

What is fire yagna?  Tantric Fire Yagna Yagna is a sacred fire ceremony traditional to the Tantric and Vedic systems of India. Various materials depending on the specific quality of the Yagna are offered to the fire, whilst reciting mantras. These...