In Tantra: The Cult of the Feminine, one of Europe’s foremost Tantric authors and teachers, Andre Van Lysebeth, gives readers a balanced, well-informed. Tantra: The Cult of the Feminine reveals a practical and balanced, modern view of the secret teachings of Tantric yoga. Van Lysebeth discloses the sexual. André Van Lysebeth (October 10, – January 28, ) was a Belgian yoga instructor and author whose books about yoga have been translated into many languages. He is also known for a quintessential book on human sexuality he took thirty years of his life to write, ‘Tantra: The Cult of.

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Ray and Lama Thubten Yeshe among many others have written about this wonderful subject.

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lysebrth Their is a brief mentioning of the relationship between the two which was defined by the balance of the energies of the masculine and feminine as opposed to physical bodies; but overall it felt like an aside or a brush off.

Sarah rated it liked it Mar 02, Roger Ferrer rated it really liked it Jul 05, Want to Read saving…. Throughout the major part of the book I could not avoid the feeling that this person was more into theory than into practical aspects. Michael rated it really liked it Jun 13, Cult of the Feminine. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Jillian Strong rated it really liked it Sep 05, To ask other readers questions about Tantraplease sign up.

There are no core texts or lysebefh beliefs, and the movement has been suppressed by opposing systems, still associated with darkness today.


Cult of the Feminine Andre van Lysebeth No preview available – It is not a book what’s easy to read therefore my rating is 4 instead of 5but it is one of the most profound books on Tantra I have read. Brett rated it it was amazing Jun 18, My library Help Advanced Book Search. This is a very down to earth lsebeth on the subject.

Van Lysebeth discloses the sexual techniques of Tantra that can be used by Western couples to enhance relationships and help open the door to a new kind of enlightenment.

Espousing no dogma, Tantra involves a search for reality that contradicts neither science nor religion.

tantrq User Review – Flag as inappropriate excellent book for those who about to get engaged. He also reveals the wisdom of tantra–the essential belief that our universe is a creation of the physical and spiritual union of the Mala and Female principles, manifested in the human plane as Love.

The Ande of the Feminine, one of Europe’s foremost Tantric authors and teachers, Andre Van Lysebeth, gives readers a balanced, well-informed, modern examination of the secret teachings and symbolism of Tantra. Originally published inTantra has become the classic text on the subject, the source for serious students.

Ideology or Wonder would reflect the writings more carefully. I want to read this book. The Cult of the Feminine’.

Tantra: The Cult of the Feminine by André Van Lysebeth

However the male appears to be a modified female. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. No eBook available Weiser Books Amazon. No trivia or quizzes yet. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Despite Lysebeth’s criticism of Osho, I am going to vqn his approach lyseebeth. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.


In Rishikesh, he met Shivananda and attended his classes in his yoga institute, today known as the Sivananda Ashram. Presently, I think such a large question deserves a ahdre answer.

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A little hard to find and expensive but a must read for anyone with a genuine interest in the history of tantric practice.

No eBook available Motilal Banarsidass Publ. This has been shown for many lyseveth species, leading to the conclusion that the female is the blueprint from which the male is drawn.

Linda Smith-Wyrembelski rated it really liked it Jan 03, But then I reached the end of the book and it surprised me pleasantly. Tantrists have perceived this unity for over thirty-five centuries,” points out van Lysebeth in his introduction.

Mich Must Read rated it really liked it Jul 25, The popularity of tantra in the modern world partly came about through new age type workshops, centred on California in the US, and although probably helping people with their sex life and intimacy, unfortunately this “Neo-Tantra” may come without the depth of understanding of this profound practice. Jun 03, Isabel Losada rated it really liked lysebfth.