By: Mahamahopadhyaya Pandit & Mukund Ram Shastri (Eds)
New Delhi, India, Chaukhamba Publications: 2009
Edition: First Edition
Seller ID: 100670
Tantraloka is the masterwork of Abhinavagupta, who was in turn the most revered Kashmir Shaivism master. On account of its size and scope it is a veritable Encyclopedia of non-dual Shaivism, a treasure text containing the synthesis of the monistic agamas and all the schools of Kashmir Shaivism. The work contains both ritualistic and philosophic aspects. Abhinavagupta a Kashmir Saivite guru (ca 950-1015), scholar and adept in the lineage of Vasugupta. Among his philosophical writings, Pratyabhijna Vimarshini and Tantraloka are an important basis of Kashmir Saivism. Also an influential theoret... View More...