Overview

Tantric yantras are precise geometric forms that have been used for centuries as tools for self-realization and the attainment of mystical powers. In Tools for Tantra, Tantric practitioner and scholar Harish Johari has re-created the exact colors and proportions of the primordial yantras along with step-by-step instructions for their accurate construction, coloring, and use.
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Tools for Tantra

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Overview

Tantric yantras are precise geometric forms that have been used for centuries as tools for self-realization and the attainment of mystical powers. In Tools for Tantra, Tantric practitioner and scholar Harish Johari has re-created the exact colors and proportions of the primordial yantras along with step-by-step instructions for their accurate construction, coloring, and use.
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This volume features a bounty of rare yogic lore...
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"This volume features a bounty of rare yogic lore."
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"This volume features a bounty of rare yogic lore."
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781620550755
  • Publisher: Inner Traditions/Bear & Company
  • Publication date: 11/1/1988
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 162
  • Sales rank: 1,202,943
  • File size: 7 MB

Meet the Author

Harish Johari (1934-1999) was a distinguished North Indian author, Tantric scholar, poet, musician, composer, artist, and gemologist who held degrees in philosophy and literature and made it his life's work to introduce the culture of his homeland to the West.

Here is a hot link to a web site dedicated to Harish Johari's work that was set up by his students. sanatansociety.com/artists_authors/aa_harish_johari.htm

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Table of Contents


1. What is Tantra?

2. Temperament and Tantra

3. Mantra: the Auditory Tool

4. Yantra: the Visual Tool

5. Yantras of the Ten Mahavidyas

6.
Tantric Worship

Index

Color Plates
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