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How Tantric Is Tantric Sex?

May 11, 2017 | By stas | 2 Comments | Filed in: Spiritual.

Before you start reading the following article, it’s important for me to say that any teaching system that helps humans to have a better experience in this world, and in this particular context, a better sex, is wonderful in my humble opinion.

What is important for anybody embarking on this path to better self, is to know what’s what, so they can make informed decisions.

What Tantra Is Not

It’s interesting how if you were to decide to improve your sexuality you would very quickly discover the term Tantric Sex. And then you’d find many books and trainings, where supposedly you’d learn how the Tantric masters of lore engaged in sexual activities and how you could use that knowledge to improve your sexuality.

The simple truth is that as of this writing no such instructions were ever found.

Authentic Tantric texts, like Vijnana Bhairava Tantra, teach us meditation techniques, some of which indirectly involve sexual practices. They don’t provide any details whatsoever on the mechanics of it, other than telling us where to focus in our energetic bodies as we engage in the practice.

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