Monday, August 7 through Friday, August 11, 12:00-4:30pm

PREREQUISITE: Must complete this 5-day training before attending the 10-day training In Search of Tantra Vajrayana, or preapproval from the teacher.
Participate in a rare, in-depth study of tantra offering profound teachings most likely not offered anywhere else in the United States. This 5-day course will guide you through a myriad of lessons embedded in this ancient and mostly oral tradition. Now visiting from Sikkim, India, Kulavadhuta Satpurananda will enlighten us with the philosophical, historical, and practical perspective of tantra.

  • Describe the lineage of the Natha system
  • Explains the lineages and the development of institutionalized tantra
  • Tantra and Hinduism
  • Tantra as the Indian science of quantum mechanics
  • Tantra and alchemy
  • Explain the structure of Maya
  • Discuss the myths surrounding the tantric tradition
  • Introduction to the trinity structure of mind
  • Learn the geographical significance of the origin of tantra
  • Goals and practices
  • The seven stages of development of yantra
  • Mantra-sadhana
  • Examples of significant yantra along with philosophical and yogic references will be presented
  • Seven stages of tantric sadhana

Being ordered by the lineage masters, this author is carrying on a research on tantra, both in the fields of theory and practice, to find out the basic structure and ideal character of tantra as a practicing institution.

Suggested Donation:
325.00 before July 15
400.00 after July 15

150.00 deposit reserves your space

To sign up for this workshop and In Search of Tantra Vajrayana scheduled for August 18-28, the suggested donation is 999.00 before July 15; 1150.00 after July 15.

Payment plans are available upon request. If you are in need of financial assistance, please contact James at jamestennant@tejasyogachicago.com. No one will be turned away for lack of funds.