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Rob Burbea might describe 'erotic tension' as a potent and nuanced interplay of desire, curiosity, and connection that permeates and enlivens interactions, whether with others or with the world itself. For Burbea, such tension isn't confined to the realms of sexuality but rather exists as a dynamic force capable of deepening one's engagement with life. It is the charged, sometimes electric presence that holds both the allure of possibility and the poignancy of longing, inviting an individual to explore the edges of their experience. Erotic tension, in his view, serves as an invitation into deeper layers of vulnerability, authenticity, and creativity, acting as a catalyst for ongoing personal and spiritual transformation.

See also: sexual energy, eros, life force, mind state, attention

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Wisdom, Art, Balance (Part 3) - (Eros Unfettered - Opening the Dharma of Desire) 3 mentions

Eros Unfettered (Part 4) - (Eros Unfettered - Opening the Dharma of Desire) 2 mentions

From Mindfulness to Divinity: Towards the Tracing of a Phenomenology of Soul (Part 1) - (Eros... 2 mentions

Wisdom and Desire - (Foundations of a Soulmaking Dharma) 1 mention

Elements of the Imaginal (15 - 18) - (Tending the Holy Fire) 1 mention

Doubt and Discernment (Part 2) - (Eros Unfettered - Opening the Dharma of Desire) 1 mention

From Mindfulness to Divinity: Towards the Tracing of a Phenomenology of Soul (Part 2) - (Eros... 1 mention

Trusting in Soulmaking (Q & A) - (Tending the Holy Fire) 1 mention

Eros and Desire (Q & A) - (Roots into the Ground of Soul) 1 mention