I have a statue of a meditating Buddha with a ball between his hand and another one of Confucius standing with his hands joined, also with a ball in the middle of his hands.
What is that ball? What’s its significance?
I'm thinking of picking up a copy of Francis King's book on Tantra. http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0892812745/ref=ord_cart_shr?%5Fencoding=UTF8&m=ATVPDKIKX0DER&v=glance
Tantra is a religious practice within many religions. some sects of...