Models of the Human in Tantric Hinduism

Publication: Research - peer-reviewBook

This research project explores the origins, developments and transformations of yogic models of the human (e.g. kundalini yoga, the cakra system and ritual sex) in the tantric goddess traditions or what might be called Śāktism of medieval India. These Śākta models of esoteric anatomy originating in ascetic traditions became highly influential as they became pan-Indian and were popularized in the West.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationOxford
StateIn preparation - 2018

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