Tibetan Five Element Tantra HEALS from the inside-out!

The primary focus of the Tibetan Five Element Tantra + Tantric Practices is to heal blocks and enrich the energy body by directing our full attention to where the CORE of the life force resides in the physical form, which in this tradition is understood to be the Central Channel, a.k.a Uma Nadi or Sushumna […]

Why we have a Two Phase Certification Program

The Authentic Tantra® Certification Program is a government accredited professional training program in the field of holistic wellness that falls under the government-mandated category of acupuncture and oriental medicine. Our graduates hold the National Occupational Code of “Practitioners of Natural Healing” and graduates who complete our two-phase certification training successfully are eligible to become Certified […]

What does it mean to be lineage-based?

The term lineage-based has recently been adopted in the field of Neo-Tantra in reference to some instructors and we wanted to explain what this terminology means in the context of Traditional Tantric Practices. Lineage-based, in the tradition of Tantric Buddhism, means that a particular teaching, or set of teachings, originated in the mind of an […]

Looking For Credibility In Tantra Education?

As the Tantra, yoga, and sex education world continue to be rocked by sexual abuse and misconduct scandals, finding a credible Tantra school and/or Tantra practitioners can seem impossible. Which is such a shame! Tantra can be such a profoundly healing modality of practice. It’s tragic that the abuse and misuse have given modern Tantra such […]

Why it takes a village to heal

One of my favorite trauma healing experts, Dr. Peter Levine, talks about the necessity of community to effectively heal trauma in the individual. He describes an experience he had in South America in which one of the female members of the tribe suffered the traumatic loss of her child, and how her village gathered to […]

3 Things To Look For In A Tantra School

Recently the Tantra world was rocked by yet another sexual abuse scandal affecting a well-known Tantra school. Unfortunately, this is not the first accusation of sexual misconduct being levelled at this Tantra school, which potentially points to a deeper underlying thread of systematic abuse within that organization. The world of Western Tantra is filled with […]