Tantric Tips for Kissing

Have you ever experienced a kiss that made every cell of your body tingle and dance with joy? Thinking back to that moment, what do you notice about your state of mind and body? At that moment when your lips touched and your cells came alive were you; a. feeling disconnected? b. distracted by thoughts? […]

Tips for Staying Present in Your Body During Sex

Being present in your body is the #1 key to tantric intimacy… Presence must be cultivated and practised in every area of life! When we become present to our sensory experience, we become present in our bodies and are momentarily freed from our habitual thought patterns and our incessant internal chatter. When we practice conscious presence during […]

Healing The Toxic Legacy of Porn with Erotic Art Photography

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Erotic Art has been part of the human experience for millennia. But there is HUGE difference between Erotic “Art” and mainstream porn. Join Devi Ward Erickson and her guest, visual artist and Photographer, Ricardo Scipio as they discuss the toxic limitations of mainstream pornography and the healing impact of Eros as an art form.   […]

Let’s talk about Trauma-Informed Non-Monogamy!

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Join Devi Ward Erickson and special guest Mel Cassidy, Creator of The Monogamy Detox, as they discuss how to practice non-monogamy through a trauma-informed lens.   Find out: What is non-monogamy? Why non-monogamy can be traumatizing How non-monogamy can support healing & integration from relational trauma Somatic safety, secure attachment, and sangha Four Pillars of […]

What Are Some Gender Inclusive Terms for Sexual Anatomy?

Many of the terms used to identify anatomical body parts may have gendered connotations that may be uncomfortable or disturbing for people in the TGIQ community.   While there are many gender-inclusive terms, please note that each individual may have specific preferences around which terms to use.   Some individuals may like using the Sanskrit […]

Tantric Words For Sexual Anatomy!

The words we use to talk about our genitals/sexual anatomy matter! Words carry a vibration and can serve to connect or alienate. In Tantra, the words we use to describe our sexual anatomy are rooted in the understanding of the inherent sacredness of human sexual pleasure. Therefore, the words to describe these experiences are encoded […]

Great Sex Naturally with Dr.Laurie Steelsmith!

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Join Devi and special guest Dr. Laurie Steelsmith as they discuss how every woman (and man) can have great sex naturally! Including questions regarding menopause, lube and intimacy with your partner.   Find out some of the most common sexual health complaints, and how they can be effectively treated with natural medicine The most common […]

Sacred Kink and “Gender Stuff”

Devi speaks with special guest, Spiritual and Erotic Authenticity Educator, Lee Harrington,  about Sacred Kink, the Bliss of Bondage, and Gender Issues in Sex Positive Communities.   In this episode find out: How sacred kink has been used in religion and spirituality for hundreds of years What “sensual meditation” is Laws and concerns around kink […]

How Do We Address Tantra and Cultural Appropriation?

We at IATE are often asked how we address the issue of cultural appropriation in relationship to Tantra. The very simple and straightforward answer is – we don’t.  This is the benefit and meaning of offering LINEAGE-BASED Tantric methods. Lineage-based means that we have permission and blessing from a sanctioned Lama of a living tradition […]

become the sexy badass goddess you were meant to be!

Join Devi and Lady Shepsa as they discuss how to release the “good girl” you were told to be and become the sexy badass goddess you were meant to be.   During this healing and deep conversation you will learn: The myth of the “good girl” and where it originates Why being “nice” is whack […]