Archives for: September 2013

Matrika, Malini and their Kashmirian Origin

- Dr. Balajinnatha Pandit The peculiar type of Shaivism, for which Kashmir is famous, entered there some time in the eighth century and developed as a distinct school of philosophy in the ninth century. But it appears that the tradition of the use of a… more »

Sri Guruvayupurisha Pancharatnam

Bagalamukhi

पीतवर्णां मदाघूर्णां समपीनपयोधराम् | चिन&#… more »

Amriteshvara Bhairava

अन्तरालीनतत्त्वौघं चिदानन्दघनं महत् | यत&#… more »

Panchakshari Mantra of Abhinavagupta

Mahāmāheśvara Abhinavagupta studied under a host of brilliant teachers. He is known to have studied Dvaita (dualisitic) Tantras from Vāmanātha, Dvaitādvaita (mixed) Tantras from Bhūtirāja, Advaita (non-dual) Tantr… more »