Swami Satyasangananda: Sri Saundarya Lahari – The Descent
Sri Saundarya Lahari – The Descent is a commentary on the original Sanskrit text by Adi Sankaracharya. The text deals with the essence of tantric philosophy and sadhana, elucidating the esoteric traditions of Sri Vidya, the Dasa Mahavidyas, kulakundalini, chakras and tattwas, and their usage to bridge the gap between the outer and inner experience. Sri Saundarya Lahari: The Descent, an exposition on the feminine divine, is substantiated and enhanced by the personal experience and in-depth study of the author. Also included are a comprehensive introduction, prayoga(uses of the mantras, yantras and especially the mandalas contained in the text), transliteration and index.