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“This is a liberated being: one who experiences reality as divine. That experience is the fulfillment of the awakened ones, known as embodied liberation.” -Śrī Abhinava Gupta




Āsana Vinyāsa:

the Tantric Origins of Modern Yoga.

A Samudra Global Online Course with Christopher Tompkins and Shiva Rea.

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Take an extraordinary journey into your own yogic heritage.

“Āsana is the means to experiencing the state of awakening through one’s body – one which uproots the anxiety of embodiment because it eliminates death.” -Goddess Bhairavī to Shiva, Kaula Tantra, ca. 13th century

Having encircled one’s mandala, the yogin is to perform the practice of surya namaskara prostration, culminating with a seated position, facing east…” -  excerpt from the Brahma Purāṇa, ca. 10th century


  • A groundbreaking Three Part Course,  at Samudra Global Online *
  • beginning with an Introductory Class on November 11th *
  • Part I – Five sessions, November 18th – December 18th (Wednesdays)

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Experience the profound wisdom of Tantric Masters, translated directly from un-published texts and presented in simple language.

Discover how the timeless, life-affirming teachings of Tantra can serve as a direct means to self-healing and deep transformation to help face the challenges of everyday life.

Cultivate the power of your own intuitive insight (pratibhā) to illuminate your path to freedom and awakening.


“I am the Divine. I am nothing else. I am not a receptacle for sorrow, for I am the Absolute alone. I am made of Being, Consciousness, and Bliss. My truest home is my highest Self, Who is forever free.” -Tantric quote (Click here to hear the Sanskrit)



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