Encyclopaedia of Tantra, 5 Vols

By: Sadhu Santideva

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The Hindu Tantras and are usually set in the form of a dialogue between the god Shiva and his consort Parvati, in which he explains to her the philosophy and myths underlying the Tantric ritual. They emphasize the goddess Shakti as the female power or energy of the God. This view taken to its extreme holds that Shiva without Shakti is like a corpse. The text guides the reader towards a greater understanding of the secrets, explaining various important and key facets in language simple enough for a general reader to understand the mystery of Tantras and clear enough for student to provoke him to further research on the subject. The Encyclopaedia is being, for the first time, made available in paperback edition on persistent demand of the readers. The hardbound edition since its first publication in 2003 has been enormously successful the world.Printed Pages: 1327.

Title: Encyclopaedia of Tantra, 5 Vols

Author Name: Sadhu Santideva

Categories: Sanskrit and Vedic Literature, India,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Chaukhamba Publications: 2008

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Seller ID: 100646

Keywords: Encyclopaedia of Tantra, 5 Vols Sadhu Santideva