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Shambhavi Sarasvati on Avatars, Devotion and the Wisdom of Reality (#29)

Shambhavi Sarasvati on Avatars, Devotion and the Wisdom of Reality (#29)

FromCHITHEADS from Embodied Philosophy


Shambhavi Sarasvati on Avatars, Devotion and the Wisdom of Reality (#29)

FromCHITHEADS from Embodied Philosophy

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Length:
70 minutes
Released:
Nov 1, 2016
Format:
Podcast Episode

Description

Shambhavi is the spiritual director of Jaya Kula. Her principle training is in the View and practices of Trika Shaivism, the classical Tantrik tradition of Kashmir, and the Dzogchen tradition of Tibet. She has been fortunate to have trained with several great teachers in these and other nondual traditions. Shambhavi is a householder sannyasini and a devotee of Anandamayi Ma. She hopes to bring more people to an understanding of the breadth and depth of Ma’s teachings. Read more about Anandamayi Ma. Shambhavi has studied Ayurveda for self-care for the past 15 years. She is also a Vedic astrologer and expert diviner. She is the author of Tantra: the Play of Awakening (2012), Pilgrims to Opennness: Direct Realization Tantra in Everyday Life (2009), Returning  (2015), and No Retreat: Poems on the Way to Waking Up (2016). In addition, she published an academic book, Avatar Bodies: a Tantra for Posthumanism. She holds an MFA in Fiction from Mills College and a Ph.D. in Modern Thought and Literature from Stanford University. Shambhavi left academia in 2004 in order to devote herself to practice, writing and teaching in her spiritual tradition. 
 
Released:
Nov 1, 2016
Format:
Podcast Episode