Madhu Khanna – Yantra: The Tantric Symbol of Cosmic – Ebook download as PDF File .pdf) or read book online. 4 2 MADHU KHANNA Yantra and Cakra in Tantric Meditation Ś āktism is best defined as a “doctrine of power or energy” personified in female form, centered on. Yantra by Madhu Khanna – The first comprehensive study of the Indian power symbol that allows the individual to take a journey to the primordial center of life •. .

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Through this unconditional surrender, the adept dissolves every bond with outer life.

Sign up mqdhu get a free eBook! Get a FREE e-book by joining our mailing list today! He is answered by the priest: In this book, which is the first comprehensive study of the subject, the author provides a step-by-step explanation of the dynamic process wherein the yantra aids the individual in the spiritual journey to return to original wholeness.

Human existence is ordained and regulated by the governing principles of nature. Empty space is in itself a primordial substance and shares in the nature of divinity.

Yantra: The Tantric Symbol of Cosmic Unity

The yantra of the goddess Kali, for instance, is not merely her symbol but an indispensable complement of Kali herself, her total substance experienced through meditation on the ‘metaphysical’ spaces of her yantra. Boden Fund Grant, Oxford University. They are a prerequisite khanja worship and meditation. Decisiveness guides the psyche to bal- —-1 ance the continuous flux of mental activity.


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Meditation without Visual Aids Meditation on the yantra takes the more subtle and advanced form when it con- sists of inner illumination, a method of meditation without any yogic, ritual, or visual aids. Daniel Cozort rated it really liked it May 29, In the course of meditation, the diagram is understood in the reverse order of involution, mov- ing inward circuit after circuit. I know the birthplace of the mighty Surya. The power and harmony of each circle of deities is relative to the central deity: The yantra is composed of two sets of triangles: His khxnna lies in his ability to decode coded passages in a lucid style.

In the first phase, the two principles are harnessed in a unitive embrace.

Yantra: The Tantric Symbol of Cosmic Unity by Madhu Khanna

Wendy rated it it was amazing Oct 28, Since these cakras embrace the entire psycho-cosmos, each is associated with a sound vi- bration, yzntra, color, deity, or animal symbol. Erika Rand rated it really liked it Nov 30, Italian edition by Edizioni Mediterranee, Milan, In the second line of the square, the adept contemplates his own passions, such as anger, fear, lust, and so on, so as to overcome or conquer them.


Image courtesy of Madhu —-1 Khanna. Of the fourteen chan- nels, there are three principle ones: Frank Harris rated it it was amazing Oct 04, The truth of the cosmos, illuminated in the yantra, is the devotee himself illumined, and his body itself becomes the yantra.

Skip to main content. Stretching from star to star the ultimate substratum of all forms is space.

In the early phases of the practice, the devotee is instructed in the iconic im- ages of deities. Such images ‘speak’, ‘move’ and ‘breathe’ with life since they impart in a mysterious way a sense of primal reality.

Directory Providing an excellent multifaceted education for people committed to transforming themselves, others, and the world. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Kalpatharu Research Academy, Membership of Professional Institutions: The in- ner cakras may be meditated upon in turn with the aid of an external yantra.