Did you know that May is masturbation month! Here at Shakti Tantra we prefer the term Self Pleasuring but what ever you choose to call it, we highly recommend developing a practice of spending time exploring and celebrating the innate pleasure of simply having a human body. Many of us, we first become aware of […]
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 […]
My first Crete retreat with Shakti Tantra was quite early on in my experience, within a few months of my beginning the women’s programme. The whole week was the most amazing and wonderful opportunity to understand the potential of tantra, and recognise the possibilities for the future. The Lissos trip had been described as a […]
I came to tantra from a career as a nurse, teacher and facilitator, familiar and comfortable with supporting people during major life changes, all sorts of challenges. As a practitioner I work with people who want to explore new and different ways to feel, experience and express their sexuality.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]