Tag: Tantra Maha Vidya

Sir John Woodroffe



Fast Facts
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Function: 
Spiritual Teacher
Traditions: 
Tantra,Kundalini
Main Countries of Activity: 
India
Date of Birth: 
1865
Place of Birth: 
UK
In His/Her Body ("alive"): 
No
Date Left His/Her Body: 
1936
Ancestor Gurus: 


Kundalini In West

madan_gautam's picture



Sir John Woodroffe (pen name Arthur Avalon) was one of the first to bring the notion of Kundalini to the West. A High Court Judge in Calcutta, he became interested in Shaktism and Hindu Tantra.



Thou Art My Sole Guide

NIDHI PARKASH's picture



I bow down to the guru, the Supreme Brahman; I bow down to the guru, the Supreme Self, the one witness of all events; I bow down to the guru in human form, the embodiment of compassion, my guide, my friend, my refuge.

— Visvasara-tantra