Tanja and Modern Tantra™ Blog

  It really seemed egotistical to create a system and call it Modern Tantra™ for a number of reasons. One Tantra is so immense tackling creating a system up for the task of creating the transformation Classical Tantra does seemed impossible. Two who the heck am I to use the work Tantra in something I have created. I know people all over are using the word Tantra. Tantra this and Tantra that, seems like they do not even need to know what...

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Tanja and Neo Tantra Part 1- Blog

  I will admit I ignored Neo Tantra for the longest time. After being Classical trained it seemed like taking a step backwards. In my Classical training when all the lineage were passed to me,  ancient secrets of sexuality and how to harness sexual energy were passed along – however Classical Tantra’s focus was not sex. There is one school of Tantra that taught sexual ritual to reach enlightenment however the practitioners spent...

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Tanja and Classical Tantra Part 1- Blog

  My story on finding Classical Tantra and becoming a holder of 3 ancient lineage of Classical Tantra is quite involved, a maze of twists and seemingly surreal experiences. My master was the last of his kind. His knowledge of Classical Tantra pre-dates most of the Tantra we know today, before Hindu Tantra, Buddhist Tantra and before the Gupta Empire. Long before anyone was writing about it and its meaning. Learning Classical Tantra as a...

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What is Tantra?

What is Tantra really? That is the most asked question I get.  Really it should not be a difficult question to answer however it really can depend on who you ask. The reason it is tough has to do with a couple of things. 1. Most people claiming to teach Tantra were told they are teaching Tantra when in fact they are either teaching Neo Tantra, or someone else’s brand of Tantra. They do not really know that there is a difference between...

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