Skeptic Tantrika. Being european, and lacking a TV set, I have to admit that, until now, I hardly noticed the deplorable attack against a sikh temple in Wisconsin.
Let me first express my empathy with the victims and my deep conviction that violence is never the solution, regardless of the conflict. A friend pointed me to that recording of you making a few sad and regrettable, but most of all, simply incorrect claims about atheists. I would like to take the opportunity to urge you to take into account and acknowledge the following facts: I am an atheist.I do not hate god. God does not exist. Thanks for listening.
While you meditate on those facts, this might give you the opportunity to also reflect on the fact that you have blamed a whole group of people, made huge assumptions about how they feel and think, and massively contributed to hate and violence against a religious minority. Kind regards, betlamed. Society: Sexuality: Sacred Sexuality. Tantrisme. Daniel Odier - Accueil. Vijnana-Bhairava-Tantra. Lorin Roche, Ph.D. This is the Kashmir Series of Texts and Studies, No.
IX, “The Vijnana-Bhairava” with a “Commentary Called Kaumadi by Ananda Bhatta.” Printed at the Tatva-Vivechaka Press, Bombay, India, 1918: Here is the version we are working with. It has been modified slightly from the archived text at the University of Goettingen. ॥ श्री देव्युवाच। श्रुतं देव मया सर्वं रुद्रयामलसम्भवम्। अद्यापि न निवृत्तो मे संशयः परमेश्वर। किं वा नवात्मभेदेन भैरवे भैरवाकृतौ। नादबिन्दुमयं वापि किं चन्द्रार्धनिरोधिकाः। परापरायाः सकलमपरायाश्च वा पुनः। न हि वर्णविभेदेन देहभेदेन वा भवेत्। प्रसादं कुरु मे नाथ निःशेषं चिन्द्धि संशयम्। भैरव उवाच। साधु साधु त्वया पृष्टं तन्त्रसारम् इदम् प्रिये॥ गूहनीयतमम् भद्रे तथापि कथयामि ते। An introduction to Tantra. Mark Steinmetz.
Stone Mountain, GA, 1994 Mention tantra, and you’ll probably get the response that having sex for seven hours sounds really unappealing—as mythologized by an off-hand Sting quote from 1990 that still dominates the entire conversation about this ancient practice. So, what exactly is tantra? We were surprised to find that it’s not actually about sex at all—or specifically, not at all about sexual technique. It’s really about the bedrock of intimacy—and re-establishing sexual polarity, or in laymen terms, sexual tension. Tantra Is The Opposite Of Porn – Learning How To Actually Be Intimate. We're creating a positive news network.
We need your help. What if studying tantra could heal our addiction to Porn? What if tapping into our natural abilities to experience ecstasy changes everything? I was really nervous when I first realized that I wanted to teach Tantra. What would people think? But then a good friend said to me, “Do you realize what you’re offering people? Porn is a funny thing. Besides the obvious violence and anything involving children, there are much more insidious issues: 1) What We Look Like Is Everything Porn focuses on being stimulated through the body. 2) It’s All About Successfully Pleasuring The Other Porn focuses on pleasing the other. 3) Connection & Intimacy Aren’t Important Porn has nothing to do with connection. 4) This Is All We Are Capable Of The worst part of it is that porn makes us believe that this is all that there is.
THE TRUTH IS that we as humans are using maybe 5% of our sexual abilities. 1) We Are So Much More Than Our Physical Bodies. Porn vs Tantra – Disturbing Facts About Modern Day Sex We Should All Consider. *Photo is called “Shiva and Shakti” and was done by AlicePopkorn Admittedly, this is a touchy subject for most people, with opinions ranging vastly in degree and ferocity.
Not everyone is going to like the theory that porn may be psychologically detrimental, but is important to consider the notion nevertheless. For instance, some studies have found associations between watching pornography and a decrease in the volume of grey matter in certain regions of the brain. More concerning to me, however, are the expectations about sex that porn seems to program into us. Porn makes sex entirely about the physical, about the orgasm, instead of the connection and energy exchange that can happen when both parties are emotionally and spiritually present. Living with a Tantric Mongoose - Shantam Nityama: