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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tantra

Tantra denotes the esoteric traditions of Hinduism and Buddhism that co- developed most likely ... Society[show] .... The connotation of the word tantra to mean an esoteric practice or religious ritualism .... definition" of Tantra, by including a broad range of "magical beliefs and practices" such as Yoga and Shaktism practices.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neotantra

Neotantra, navatantra (Sanskrit: नव, nava 'new') or tantric sex, is the modern, western variation of tantra often associated with new religious movements. ... Tantra is now synonymous with "spiritual sex" or "sacred sexuality," a belief that sex .... Sunyata Saraswati and Bodhi Avinasha, Kriya Jyoti Tantra Society (1987), Pages ...

www.ulc.org/ulc-blog/tantra-combining-sexuality-and-spirituality

May 6, 2011 ... Tantric sex seeks to elevate couples to a sublime spiritual plane through a ... by all sectors of society, especially religious organizations.

www.elephantjournal.com/2017/04/the-role-of-myth-in-spirituality-from-tantra-to-the-12-steps

Apr 6, 2017 ... The storyteller's elevated status in society is owed to their ability to .... He can distance himself from organized religion, but not spirituality and ...

www.allabouttantra.info/en/english/165-tantra-the-way-to-ecstasy

In Tantra, the way to spirituality goes through the heart of the being, consciously open ... Matriarchal societies considered religion a living experience, where the ...

psmag.com/social-justice/the-dangers-of-spiritual-amateurism-in-america

Mar 17, 2015 ... Since the late 1800s, Americans have been collecting religious wisdom from ... priest, and eventually proclaimed the incarnation of a Tantric goddess. ... For more from Pacific Standard on the science of society, and to support ...

www.scienceandnonduality.com/tantra-and-the-west

by Dr. Sthaneshwar Timalsina Tantra in the Western imagination stands for exotic ... Bringing Tantras to the West, in this light, is about selling spirituality in the .... practice into the society where institutionalized forms of religion do not allow for ...

www.mdpi.com/journal/religions/special_issues/tantric_studies_proceedings

Religions, an international, peer-reviewed Open Access journal. ... Special Issue "The Society for Tantric Studies Proceedings (2016)" ..... of India retained indigenous practices, religious festivals, and beliefs in a plethora of exotic goddesses, ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3190564

The studies on how religion and spirituality affect the brain, though ... the Positron Emission Tomography (PET) studies on Yoga, Tantric Yoga and Yoga Nidra; the ..... International; Award Committee Chairperson, Indian Psychiatric Society.