tantrism
1. [ noun ] (religion,Hinduism,Buddhism) movement within Buddhism combining elements of Hinduism and paganism
Related terms: Buddhism Tantrist
2. [ noun ] (religion,Hinduism,Buddhism) doctrine of enlightenment as the realization of the oneness of one's self and the visible world; combines elements of Hinduism and paganism including magical and mystical elements like mantras and mudras and erotic rites
Synonyms: Tantra
Related terms: Buddhism
Similar spelling:   Tantrist
  tantrum
  Tantrik
  Tantric
  Tantra