Tantrik Yoga: Hindu and Tibetan – J. Marques-Riviere (1934) (1st ed)

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Tantrik Yoga: Hindu and Tibetan – J. Marques-Riviere (1934) (1st ed)

S$136.00

Title: Tantrik Yoga: Hindu and Tibetan

Author: J. Marques-Riviere, H. E. Kennedy (trans.)

Publisher: Rider & Co, London. Research reveals it to be c. 1934. First edition.

Condition: Hardcover, no dust jacket. Very good. Tanned pages. Text clean, binding tight. 126pp. App. 7.5″ by 5″.

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About the book:

A very early work specifically on Tantra.

Explores the metaphysical, theoretical and practical aspects of Shaivite and Tibetan tantrism, written by a French journalist and filmmaker of the early 20th century. With detailed explanations and diagrams, the book aims to show how a tantra practitioner is able to reach liberation.

About the author:

Jean Marquès-Rivière (1903–2000) was a French journalist, writer and screenwriter whose books and films revolved around the topics of religion and esoterism, with works on Hinduism, Buddhism, and Freemasonary, as well as some commentaries on China and the Soviet Union.