While the Gods Play

Shaiva Oracles and Predictions on the Cycles of History and the Destiny of Mankind
Inner Traditions International, Rochester, Vermont, U.S.A 1987, 2003.
Translated from the french by Barbara Bailey, Michael Baker and Deborah Lawlor.

Examines how the visionaries of ancient times defined our role in creation. It explains why and how we have abandoned this role, and reflects on what action can be taken to consciously and creatively influence our own destiny. Included are chapters on Castes, Sacrifice, Magical power, Monastic orders, Sexual rites.