Tantric temples : eros and magic in Java

Level D FNL /755546 Available
Full title: Tantric temples : eros and magic in Java / Peter Levenda.
Main author: Levenda, Peter.
Format: Book           


Summary: "A history of tantra in Java and its origin and practice and how it has influenced and interacted with Tibetan Tantra, Hindu mysticism and Sufi Islam and Western sexual magical practices. Illustrated with full color photos of old and newly excavated and uncovered temples, along with with statues and iconography dedicated to practices in shrines, cemeteries and secret schools."--Publisher's description.
Language: English
Published: Lake Worth, FL : Newburyport, MA : Ibis Press ; Distributed to the trade by Red Wheel/Weiser, 2011.
Classmark: FNL /755546
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Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. 354-360) and index.
ISBN: 9780892541690
0892541695