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Shakti-Shiva

शुक्लः शिवो रक्तशक्त्यां पराशाम्भववेधत&#230… more »

Buddhist Tantra - 5

To understand the significance of the vajrayAnic conception of advaya, the theory of shUnyatA and karuNA will first have to be taken into consideration. Voidness and compassion together constitute what is called the Bodhichitta or the Bodhi Mind. This i… more »

panchAkSharI guru maNDala

A specific guru maNDala is listed for shaiva (shakti) panchAkSharI mantra in the shaiva tantras. The following guru maNDala is worshipped during the AvaraNa krama for sadAshiva in dakShiNAmnaya. The procedure is to worship the seven gurus with one l… more »

vIrashaiva siddhAnta – 4

Like sthala, shakti too becomes two-fold during manifestation. The original shakti is ubiquitous and practically identical with shiva. As residing in the li~Nga, this power is known as kalA : li~NgasthalAshrayA shaktiH kalArUpA prakIrtitA | And when i… more »