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The Serpent Power: The Secrets of Tantric and Shaktic Yoga by Arthur Avalon

Anyone who named himself after King Arthur or the mystic isle of Avalon would be thought to be identifying himself with occultism, in Theosophists’ eyes. Woodroffe you like to tell us about a lower price? The Arousal of the Inner Energy. See all 5 reviews. This book is very dense and a slow read, however, based on other readers’ reviews, extremely valuable and worth working through. After retiring to England he became Reader in Indian Law at the University of Oxford, and finally moved to France in his retirement, where he died in Published June 1st by Dover Publications first published Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life.


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He translated some twenty original Sanskrit texts, and under his pseudonym Arthur Avalon. The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali.


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Sir John Woodroffe Arthur Avalon has written several incredible volumes on yoga. Reprint of the seventh edition. Sir John Woodroffe or Arthur Avalon was a scholar and he translated complicated Sanskrit texts into English with a commentary.

Other writings published under his own name, as well as Arthur Avalon include: Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Alongside his judicial duties he studied Sanskrit and Hindu philosophy and was especially interested in the esoteric Hindu Tantric Shakti system. The tension of the Future…. This serpetn a fantastic book.

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