The reality, as I later discovered, turned out to be a lot different. So where did tantra come from and what is it, exactly? Tantra is a text and a tradition and a practice, and the term tantra is used to describe all three. At its core, tantra centers on union with the divine.
Join us win the beautiful lands of Somerset for this life changing four-day workshop exploring emotional wisdom and alive intimacy with our dear friends and teachers, Karam and Raaji. Love , relationships and sexuality are important issues in our lives and essential aspects of our own process of growth as individuals. As we mature emotionally, we often begin to yearn for more presence — with ourselves, in the way we meet each other, and in our sexuality. By healing and integrating childhood conditioning, painful or traumatic experiences and misunderstandings about our sexuality, our life force can flow more freely and express itself more spontaneously.
Australian Women's Weekly. This makes it the ideal time to try a new style of lovemaking — one that requires a much slower approach. The origins of tantra are steeped in Eastern philosophy, it has been around in different forms for thousands of years. Today in the West, it is simply a way of having sex that offers greater connection and value. Tantra is a totally different approach to sex, because the objective is to create a quality experience rather than stimulating each other to a climax.
See all Retreats. Intimacy starts with knowing self first, then getting to know your partner integrating a beautiful, harmonious relationship that connects two people emotionally, physically and spiritually. Your relationship with your partner is and should be one of the most important and cherished priorities in your life and when honoured with dedication and commitment, everything flourishes with abundant growth, harmony, contentment and love which then creates prosperity into every area of your life.