The Joyous Meditation Teachings of Lorin Roche


śrutaṃ deva mayā sarvaṃ rudrayāmalasambhavam |
trikabhedam aśeṣeṇa sārāt sāravibhāgaśaḥ || 1 ||

yamala [p= 846,3] [L=170552]
(ā)n. twin , paired , doubled Sus3r.
yamala [L=170553]
a singer in a duet Sam2gi1t.
yamala [p= 847,1] [L=170554]
N. of the number " two " Su1ryas.
yamala [L=170555]
du. twins , a pair , couple , brace MBh. Ka1v. &c
yamala [L=170560]
a pair L.
yamala [L=170610]

Yamala Texts

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(H2B) m.
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(H2B) n.

Rudra Yamala, Brahma Yamala, Vishnu Yamala


“Firstly, after hearing the 7 Yamala texts (such as Brahma yamala, Vishnu yamala, Rudra yamala, Adi yamala, Skanda yamala, Kurma yamala and Devi yamala) and then Yuddha jayarnava, (and tantric texts such as) Kaumari, Kausala, Yoginijalam, Rakshokhnam, Trimundam, (and texts that speaks about prediction based on breath pattern such as) Swarasimham, Swararnavam, Bhuvalam, Bhairavam, Swara bhairava patalam, (and tantic texts such as) Ranahvayam, Siddhantam, Jayapaddhati, Pustakendram, Daaukkam, Sridarsha Jyotisham, and after learning various types of mantra, yantra, numerous secret fighting techniques and texts such as Tantra yukti and Vadavanala – collecting the essence of astrology from all these texts I am creating this text (named ‘Narapati Jayacharya’) for the benefit of all] link )in (Tantric astrology texts as per Narapati Jayacharya).

The triadic Heart of Śiva: Kaula tantricism of Abhinavagupta in ... - Page 111
Paul Eduardo Muller-Ortega - 1989 - 330 pages - Google eBook - Preview
This concept is often rendered by the term yamala, the twinned form. The Emissional Power is frequently referred to as the Rudra-yamala: Therefore, the phoneme If, the visarga, is termed the Rudra-yamala, the Rudra- dyad, ...

Sakti: the power in Tantra : a scholarly approach - Page 93
Rajmani Tigunait - 1998 - 220 pages - Preview
In the sastra known as DevT Yamala Sastra, she is called kala- karsinT. In Mahadamara, which is a section of DevT Yamala, ... 10" In this particular section, Abhinava- gupta's direct reference to the DevT Yamala and his use of the terms ...
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A catalogue of Sanskrit manuscripts in the library of the mahárájá ... - Page 578
Rājendralāla Mitra, Dungar Singh (Maharaja of Bikaner), Bīkāner (India). Library - 1880 - 745 pages - Free Google eBook - Read
An astrological misoellany compiled from various works, but principally from the following five Tantras, viz., Rudra-yamala, Brahma- yamala, Vishnu-yamala, TJma- yamala, and Budha-yamala, as also tho A'dichudamani, a work said to have ...

A history of Indian literature: Volume 2, Part 2 - Page 47
Jan Gonda, Sanjukta Gupta - 1981 - 245 pages - Preview
The Rudrayamala is perhaps the most mysterious of all Yamalas. It is encountered everywhere, yet always vanishes after ... It is even uncertain if an original Rudrayamala ever existed, despite the fact that the title figures in all old

Renowned goddess of desire: women, sex, and speech in Tantra - Page 176
Loriliai Biernacki - 2007 - 300 pages - Google eBook - Preview
There is no need for further consideration here'' (2.31).98 In a further quote, again unnamed, but which can be found in the extant version of the Rudrayamala Uttara Tantra, he describes the qualities of a woman who is fit to be a guru. ...

The triadic Heart of Śiva: Kaula tantricism of Abhinavagupta in ... - Page 42
Paul Eduardo Muller-Ortega - 1989 - 330 pages - Google eBook - Preview
The so-called Paratrimsika verses commented on by Abhinavagupta in his PTv and PTlv are said to form the last part of the the Rudra-yamala-tantra. Some scholars argue, however, that this latter text, the Rudra-yamala-tantra, ...

The Alchemical Body: Siddha Traditions in Medieval India - Page 145
David Gordon White - 1998 - 614 pages - Preview
... are works of Kaula inspiration, which implicitly follow the doctrines promulgated in such texts as the KJ1iN of Matsyendra, the KM, and the Kularnava Tantra, as well as the old Yamaha texts (Rudrayamala, Brahmayamala, etc.). ...

The Yoga of delight, wonder, and astonishment: a translation of ... - Page xxvi
Jaideva Singh - 1991 - 173 pages - Google eBook - Preview
The text of Vijnanabhairava claims to be the quintessence of Rudrayamala Tantra which means union of Rudra with His Sakti ... The authentic text of Rudrayamala Tantra is not available. So it is not possible to say how far the text of ...

The Asiatic annual register or a view of the history of Hindustan ...: Volume 2 - Page 54
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  1. Rudrayamala, the domestic priests of twenty of these classes are degraded. ... I may here remark, that, according to the Rudrayamala, the Nata and Nataca are distinct, but the professions are not discriminated in that ...
    According to the
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  1. Asiatic annual register: Volume 2 - Page 54
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  1. Rudrayamala, the Nata and Nataca are distinct, but the professions aTe not ... However, it may be presumed, that the Rudrayamala is a'nong !' most authentic, and, by a natural inference, ...
    I may here remark, that, accord, ing to the

  1. The serpent power: being the Ṣaṭ-cakra-nirūpana and ... - Page 94
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  1. Arthur Avalon, Sir John George Woodroffe, Pūrṇānanda - 1974 - 529 pages - Preview
  1. Rudra-yamala (xiv. 73, xv. 2, xvi. 1, 2) is that the petal Va is Brahma (Rajo- guna), and is the Bija ... See Rudra- yamala XVII, where priority is given to Atharva as dealing with Acara of Sakti. ...
    The ritual explanation, as given in the
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  1. The Athenaeum: Part 2 - Page 48
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  1. 1876 - Free Google eBook - Read
  1. Rudra-Yamala ... I brought home with me two or three MSS. of shorter Tantras, which come next in importance to the ' Rudra-Yamala,' and I hope ...
    The most important of them, or, at least, the one most frequently quoted, is called the '
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  1. Gorakhnāth and the Kānphaṭa Yogīs - Page 174
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  1. George Weston Briggs - 1938 - 380 pages - Preview
  1. , which corresponds to Ward's description. And Aitkinson1 remarks that the descriptions given by Ward and Wilson fairly represent the practices in the mountains. And he adds that each step in the service is accompanied by ...
    Rudra Yamala
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  1. Auspicious wisdom: the texts and traditions of Śrīvidyā Śākta ... - Page 212
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  1. Douglas Renfrew Brooks - 1992 - 301 pages - Google eBook - Preview
  1. Rudrayamala provides another example of verses (or a text) ... Texts bearing this title in manuscript do not contain the many verses attributed to the Rudrayamala by Tantric authors. ...
    In Tantric literature the case of the often quoted

Catalogue of Sanskrit and Pali books in the British museum - Page 89
British Museum. Dept. of Oriental Printed Books and Manuscripts, Ernst Anton Max Haas, Cecil Bendall - 1893 - 188 pages - Free Google eBook - Read
[Sankarapradurbhava, purporting to be the 16th adhyâya of the 9th amsa of the Sivarahasya, and accordingly belonging to the Rudrayamala.] See CHIDVILÂSA YATÏNDRA. etc. [Sankaravijayavilasa.] [1875.] 8°. 14048. d. 21. Meghamâld. ...

Kiss of the yoginī: "Tantric Sex" in its South Asian contexts - Page 322
David Gordon White - 2003 - 372 pages - Preview
17oab) the Kublikalmara] , which it calls a "root Tantra," the Siddhayogesvanmara, the Piculmaral (ie, the Brahmayamala) , and the Rudrayamala . The SiddhawgesYarfmara and TantrasadWiava are sources of the KM, which predates the third ...