Below I’ll give you my selections for the best Tantra books by a few categories. I will cover these and other great books more in depth later.
- Tantra Illuminated: The Philosophy, History, and Practice of a Timeless Tradition (2013)
- Come as You Are: The Surprising New Science that Will Transform Your Sex Life (2015)
- Tantra: The Supreme Understanding (2009)
- Kundalini Tantra/2012 Re-print/ 2013 Golden Jubilee edition (2001)
- Introduction to Tantra: The Transformation of Desire (2014)
- Tantric Sex: Step by Step Guide to Tantric Secrets for Meditation, Transformation, Dating, Massage, Yoga with Sex Positions. The Ecstasy for the Soul and Sexual Energy. (Tantra for Man and Woman) (2019)
- Urban Tantra, Second Edition: Sacred Sex for the Twenty-First Century (2017)
- Tantra: Path of Ecstasy (1998)
- Principles of Buddhist Tantra (2011)
- Tantra: The Art of Conscious Loving (1989)
Tantra Illuminated: The Philosophy, History, and Practice of a Timeless Tradition (2013)
This book takes readers on a fascinating journey to the very heart of Tantra: its key teachings, foundational lineages, and transformative practices. Since the West’s discovery of Tantra 100 years ago, there has been considerable fascination, speculation, and more than a little misinformation about this spiritual movement.
Come as You Are: The Surprising New Science that Will Transform Your Sex Life (2015)
***A NEW YORK TIMES BESTELLER*** An essential exploration of why and how women’s sexuality works—based on groundbreaking research and brain science—that will radically transform your sex life into one filled with confidence and joy.Researchers have spent the last decade trying to develop a “pink pill” for women to function like Viagra does for men. So where is it?
Tantra: The Supreme Understanding (2009)
In this all-time best seller, Osho discusses the mystical insights found in the ancient Tantric writings, and the many significant Tantric meditation techniques that are as relevant to the modern-day seeker as they were to those in earlier times.As always, Osho brings his own unique blend of wisdom, humor, and thought-provoking inspiratio…
Kundalini Tantra/2012 Re-print/ 2013 Golden Jubilee edition (2001)
This is a totally revised Edition of Kundalini Tantra brought out by Yoga Publications Trust which has been formed as a separate entity exclusively for Publishing the Books brought out by Bihar School Of Yoga.Kundalini Yoga is a part of the tantric tradition. Even though you may have already been introduced to yoga, it is necessary to know something about tantra also.
Introduction to Tantra: The Transformation of Desire (2014)
New edition of this perennial classic. “The best introductory work on Tibetan Buddhist tantra available today.”—Janet Gyatso, Harvard UniversityWhat is tantra? Who is qualified to practice it? How should it be practiced? What are the results? According to Buddhism, every human being has the potential to achieve profound and lasting happiness.
Tantric Sex: Step by Step Guide to Tantric Secrets for Meditation, Transformation, Dating, Massage, Yoga with Sex Positions. The Ecstasy for the Soul and Sexual Energy. (Tantra for Man and Woman) (2019)
The Tantric Lоvе and Sеx SесrеtѕHow Pеrfесt is уоur ѕеx life?Does ѕеx tоtаllу thrill you?Dо уоu асhіеvе sexual ѕаtіѕfасtіоn?Aѕ a wоmаn, hоw оftеn dо уоu rеасh оrgаѕm?Is your ѕеx lіfе bеhіnd сlоѕеd door fun or do you rееl frоm sexual dіѕѕаtіѕfасtіоn аѕ a rеѕult оf lack оf ѕеxuаl аdvеnturе?Thеn this book is fоr уоu.Yоu wіll Lеаrn thе fоllоwіng іn thіѕ book: This соmрrеhеnѕіvе іntrоduсtіоn tо tаntrіс ѕеxuаlіtу offers a radically dіffеrеnt аnd еxсіtіng nеw
Urban Tantra, Second Edition: Sacred Sex for the Twenty-First Century (2017)
If you think sexual and spiritual bliss can’t be found in today’s fast-paced world, you haven’t experienced Urban Tantra. Celebrating the 10th anniversary of Urban Tantra, acclaimed sex educator Barbara Carrellas radically updates the ancient practice of Tantra for modern sexual explorers desiring to discover new frontiers.
Tantra: Path of Ecstasy (1998)
Tantra—often associated with Kundalini Yoga—is a fundamental dimension of Hinduism, emphasizing the cultivation of "divine power" (shakti) as a path to infinite bliss. Tantra has been widely misunderstood in the West, however, where its practices are often confused with eroticism and licentious morality.
Principles of Buddhist Tantra (2011)
Kirti Tsenshap Rinpoche was a renowned teacher of Tibetan Buddhism with students worldwide. Revered as a teacher by even the Dalai Lama, he was known especially as a master of Buddhist tantra, the powerful esoteric methods for attaining enlightenment swiftly. The teachings in this book are a singular record of his deep learning in that field.
Tantra: The Art of Conscious Loving (1989)
This provocative and timely work, based on Charles and Caroline Muir’s popular seminars, offers modern couples ancient Tantric secrets for deepening relationships, intimacy, and passion. With the fear of AIDS and with couples too tired to tango because of double careers and parenting, sex is losing its luster.
Best Tantra Books Everyone Should Read
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Author(s): Satyananda Saraswati
ID: 2264310, Publisher: Yoga Publications Trust, Year: 6 May, 2016, Size: 4 Mb, Format: epub
Illness and Immortality: Mantra, Mandala, and Meditation in the Netra Tantra
Author(s): Patricia Sauthoff
ID: 3226305, Publisher: Oxford University Press, Year: 2022, Size: 2 Mb, Format: pdf
Global Tantra: Religion, Science, and Nationalism in Colonial Modernity
Author(s): Julian Strube
ID: 3237773, Publisher: , Year: 2022, Size: 6 Mb, Format: pdf
Please note that this booklist is not final. Some books are absolutely hot items according to Los Angeles Times, others are composed by unknown authors. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant resources you could recommend? Leave a comment if you have any feedback on the list.