The Kularnava Tantra is held in high esteem by Kaula tantriks. This tantra does exist in English translation (Prachya Prakashan, ) but this chapter is my. The “Kularnava Tantra” is a major text in the Kula tradition of Shaktism and Tantric Shaivism. The term comes from the Sanskrit, kula, meaning “family” or “ clan”;. Kularnava Tantra – Taranath Vidyaratna, Arthur Avalon कुलार्णव तन्त्र – तारानाथ Kulachudamani Tantra – Girisha Chandra Vedantatirtha. Uploaded .

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Only when things are done according to the requirements laid down that Japa, Homa, Puja etc.

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I am grateful to be your customer. To truly commune with the Divine and to offer oneself to the Divine, one must become aware of one’s own state of divinity. And if one were to know all the four he would become the very Shiva himself. What is the use of many words?

Kularnava Tantra (Sanskrit Text with English Translation) by Rai, Ram Kumar

Such are to be rejected. He goes from here to there as from house to house. Knowledge of That is Brahman. Death follows the forsaking of the Mantra; wretched poverty follows the forsaking of the Guru; forsaking of both the Guru and the Mantra leads to the very hell.

Essays and Addresses on Indian Culture, India: As the boon-giving Guru gives the mantra in contentment and beatitude, try to please him with devotion, wealth, your very life. It is not to be known from Vedas or Agamas or Sastras or Puranas, however exhaustive they may be; neither by sacrifices, nor austerities nor visits to pilgrim centres nor even by means led by Mantras or herbs.


What is done for the Kaulas is done for the gods; for the gods are all fond of Kulas; so worship the Kularbava. Amongst other defective persons, men who are lewd, given to drink and stupid are to be rejected.

Kularnava Tantra (Sanskrit Text with English Translation)

The Teacher of the Kula must be met even if he be very far; but not the animal man even if he be very near. The Kularnava is worthy of a close study- by those who would understand the tenets and practices of the School of which it is a Shastra.

Those born in Kali age are by their nature weak in intellect, and their minds are distracted by lust. The substances used for worship shall be purified by prescribed methods of sprinkling with sanctified water reciting the Mantras, kkularnava mudra kularnavq. Devi tells Shiva of how men are suffering and asks the means whereby they may be liberated.

Search the history of over billion web pages on the Internet. Arthur Avalon Divided into 36 Patalas, the book deals with the worship of Devatas in the tantric way. He who fails on this path is likely to go to Hell. And the main-spring of this Kula Dharma lies not in elaborate rituals like abhiseka, not in Mantra, not in ponderous study of learned treatises, but in a truthful ordering of life.

The Tantra seeks to weave it into every kularnaava of life, give a different meaning to each of man’s activities by making all of them means for the effectuation and expression of the inner yoga of progression from the human into the divine.

The second factor is the degree of purification and subtilisation of consciousness that one has under- gone as a result of japa, repetition of sacred mantras of whatever persuasion. It calls upon man to wake up to the rare privilege that has been given to him, e. O Parvati, one who knows this mantra core of Shri Paraprasada mantra, even if a cooker of dogs, becomes liberated. It recovers the lost heritage of the ancient Veda which lays emphasis upon the commonalty of man, Nature and God and the equality of status between Mother Earth and Father Heaven.


In issuing these warnings, the adepts of the Tantra would seem tatra have anticipated the modern turn of mixing up sex with spirituality. Pacing the North was declared the Uttara-amnaya whose central truth is Grace, compassion, Path that of Jnana, and whose principles are thirty-six in number.

This body is meant to be guarded, nourished and built up with a view to achieve the highest end, Liberation. Even your own wealth you shall uti- lise only after offering to the Guru. The Kularnava is perhaps the foremost Tantra of the Kaula School and is constantly cited as an authority in Tantric literature.

Helplessly he swings from birth to death and again from death to birth. It is a pity that a text like this has not kularnzva adequate publicity in the west where tantra-enthusiasts are on the wrong track.

This is the truth, Vararohe, there should be no discussion about it. Who knows the mystic meaning of ttantra stationpasa bondspasu animal – he is the Guru. The Readings are free translations – with annotations where necessary – omitting technical details but preserving the spirit and essential import of the original in his characteristically lucid style.

But only he lives meaningfully whose mind is settled in the Law of the Kula.