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Talk Online | Beyond Sex and Self: What Tantra Really Is

Online | Beyond Sex and Self: What Tantra Really Is

© The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Synopsis

Just what is Tantra? A hedonistic guide to sex? A demonic cult? Or a counter-cultural path of spiritual transformation?

Register for this online discussion event and find out, as Dr Jessica Frazier (University of Oxford), Tantric scholar Dr Madhu Khanna and Tibetan Buddhist Lama and traditional doctor, Dr Nida Chenagtsang explore what Tantra really is.

Part of the public programme accompanying the special exhibition Tantra: enlightenment to revolution (24 September 2020 – 24 January 2021).

Image: 'The goddess Bhairavi with Shiva', Payag, Northern India, 1630-35. Gouache and gold on paper © The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Event details

Thu 24 Sep 2020, 2:00pm

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Venue details

British Museum
BP Lecture Theatre
Great Russell Street
London
WC1B 3DG

Phone: 020 7323 8181

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