The Yoginis' Oracle

The Yoginis' Oracle has 64 cards with images of yoginis, powerful female figures from Indian mythology. The deck has a deeply researched background in the Indian yogini tradition from author, Stella Dupuis.

Created by Stella Dupuis
Oracle Deck - 64 Cards - Om Books International 2013
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The Yoginis' Oracle review by A. P. Payal

Before I offer comments on The Yoginis’ Oracle, I would like to analyse the term yogini briefly. There are various scholarly definitions of the term “yogini”– ranging from dangerous female quasi deity, a medium of spirits, a healer and to a powerful female practioner of yoga. Sondra L. Hausner defines the yogini as “a woman of accomplishment, imbued with the force of divine power. . . She may be human or she may take on a mythical form: quite often she is both. There is a deep ambivalence in the yogini” (32 'Yogini' in South Asia: Interdisciplinary Approaches). What remains the same across definitions is that the yogini is a powerful female figure whose agency comes from regular spiritual practice. Her practice enables her to evoke various energies of the Goddess Durga or Devi into her ... read more reviews.

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Theme: Eastern

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Name: The Yoginis' Oracle
Creators: Stella Dupuis
Publisher: Om Books International 2013
Deck Type: Oracle Deck
Cards: 64
Card Language: English
Card Back: Non-reversible
Back Design: Black and yellow abstract image

Companion Material: 160-page companion guide

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