Entries by Shakti Tantra

Workshop review: Surrender to the Bliss

Karla Newbey recently attended  our  ‘Awakening to Sacred Sexuality’ course which is level 1 of our mixed programme and wrote about it in Psychologies Magazine. In the following weeks, I try out my new skills. I make time to listen to myself, and practise expressing my desires. I dare to invite a man over for […]

SHIBARI

Since I am running a Shibari day in February, I thought I would write some stuff on Shibari and my take on it in the context of Tantra for those who may not know what Shibari is. Shibari (or Kinbaku) is the Japanese art of rope bondage. It originated from the Samurai who acted as […]

Thoughts on 2017

2016 is drawing to a close and the TV is full of “Whats your new years resolution, get fit, give up smoking?” Good aims but as we all know, most people give them up quickly. Well I don’t smoke and I’m fitter than I’ve ever been. A friend suggested a Word or Phrase for the […]

Desire: Shakti Tantra Workshop Review

by Thea Euryphaessa Wondering why it was taking me so long to write my review for this workshop, I took a walk to mull the issue over. I was convinced I had writer’s block but, after walking just a few metres, it hit me — I’m no longer just writing about ‘my journey,’ but ‘our […]

Awakening to Sacred Sexuality: Shakti Tantra Workshop Review

By Thea Euryphaessa Awakening to Sacred Sexuality (Awakenings) is the first of five levels of Shakti Tantra’s mixed training programme. Methodical, orderly soul that I am, I chose to complete Shakti Tantra’s women’s training programme first, before embarking on the mixed training programme. I’m glad I did it that way as I wanted to clearly […]

Ten Myths About Sexual Pleasure

Most of us don’t learn about sex and pleasure in any meaningful way.  What we learn from our culture especially from pornography, the movies and magazines is limited, unrealistic and fundamentally flawed.  Yet many believe this is how sex is and the messages filter into our sex lives from day one.  When our sexual experiences […]