Review: Introductory Tantra Evening for Women

Looking, leaping ….and landing in the curious, welcoming and surprising world of Shakti Tantra. This has been a long time coming. Take one adult lifetime, a recommendation, background reading, an enquiry call, (ok, two, maybe three) and here I am, clicking on the link through to my first connection with Shakti Tantra online – the […]

I believe and I believe in belief!

Do not be dismayed by the brokenness of the world. All things break. And all things can be mended. Not with time, as they say, but with intention. So go. Love intentionally, extravagantly, unconditionally. The broken world waits in darkness for the light that is you. L. R. Knost   Thinking about this today, pondering […]

The couples programme – Love changes everything

I am really excited to be creating the new couples training, it has been a while since I have offered this …. I first started my foray into this extraordinary world way back in 1992…and began with the couples training… I can honestly say it was the most powerful thing I have ever embarked on…it […]

Shakti Awakens – Poems by Rowena Roberts

‘We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.’ ― Anais Nin Guest blog by Rowena Roberts, one of the women currently travelling with the amazing group of women on our 2018/19 Shakti Tantra Women’s Programme. After her level 1 workshop, Women’s Invitation, Rowena Roberts wrote some prose and shared it with […]

The gift of stillness – Don’t just do something, sit there!

It’s so easy, when we’re madly busy, when there are lots of competing demands on our time, and we are running frantically through items on our to do list, that we lose all sense of ourselves.  We pressure ourselves to Get Things Done.  We experience the panic that is Don’t Just Sit There, Do Something! […]

Tantric Clown Anyone?

Kate Spenceley introduces us to the tantric clown, Kate has completed our Women’s programme and is assiting with the current programme. She is also working to develop the our exciting new Clowning workshop with Annabel Newfield As you may be aware, several members of the Shakti Tantra team recently embarked on a little adventure to […]

The Rose and the Thorn

Your hand opens and closes, opens and closes. If it were always a fist or always stretched open, you would be paralysed. Your deepest presence is in every small contracting and expanding, the two as beautifully balanced and coordinated as birds’ wings. ― Jelaluddin Rumi I am writing this as we, in Shakti Tantra, have […]

The Sacred Union

There is a deep and profound union, which truly is that of the body, mind, heart and soul, which is the ultimate alchemical fusion and transcendental transmutation of the mystical ocean and the deepest deep of that which one can experience in the union between the Divine Masculine and the Divine Feminine. ‘     […]

My Tree of Life

This weeks blog is by guest author John Fraser of Every Body Loves.  John has explored tantra with Shakti Tantra for many years and we are grateful for the passion and intelligent insights he brings to us and this work. If you ask a heterosexual man what he doesn’t like about his body, there’s some […]

Innocence is born of fullness. Guilt is born of emptiness.

Many years ago, when I started my biology degree the head of the university department, an elderly professor with a wonderful white beard gave a talk to all the new students. He  said to be scientists we need to be like children, to approach our subject from the perspective of one who knows nothing yet […]