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About Tantric Alchemy

School of tantric Alchemy

Tantric alchemy is an initiatory system that uses sexuality and the sexual energy to attain spiritual attainment. The system is based upon Hinduistic non-dual Tantra from the East and Alchemical teachings from the West. We teach the practical and theoretical aspects based upon 7 principles to attain spiritual attainment, and these principles are:

Expert Teachers

Elise Adamsrød and Jan-Magne Torp are the founders of Tantric Alchemy. They have a varied and long experience from different Western and Eastern mystery traditions such as Tantra, Yoga, Alchemy and Golden Dawn. As spiritual teachers, they are pragmatic and believe there is no one-size-fit-all-approach to spiritual growth and attainment, and they would like to guide each and everyone to attain their highest potential.

Read more about the teachers underneath.


Jan-Magne has studied the Western mystery tradition and sacred sexuality since 1997. He has a holistic approach to self-development which includes the whole human being where sexuality and spiritual attainment enhance each other.

He was initiated into the OTO in 1999, and was ordained to the office of priest of the EGC in 2004.  He has been practicing as a life-coach and teacher of spirituality for the last fifteen years.

Jan-Magne has a Master og Arts degree in philosophy, but has also studied psychology and business administration. He makes a living of project management and business development.


Elise has been a practitioner of meditation in the system of Acem and Hatha Yoga since 2010, and through this daily practice, she has attained a firm realization of the self. She is a certified Yoga Teacher through YogaWorks, a linage from Krishnamacharya, with a pragmatic mix of Iyengar, Ashtanga, Vinyasa and Tantra yoga.

Elise was initiated in the OTO in 2014, and ordained a priestess in the EGC (Ecclesia Gnostica Catholica) in 2020. She practices tantra and tantric massage, and her keen interest in sex has led to a study in Sexology at the University in Agder. She currently works as an artist and art guide, in addition to holding courses in yoga and tantra.


What people Say

These are some of the feedbacks we have gotten from people we have worked with in workshop and long-term coaching.

«Elise is a marvellous teacher with an uncanny ability to embody the Divine. Her mere presence can make people feel completely safe and at ease. Through her careful and reassuring guidance, the workshop’s exercises became for me literal pathways into areas of amazingly deep and profound work. Her unique competence and background makes her style of teaching tantra especially fascinating and effective.»


«Jan-Magne is an extraordinary teacher. He has the uncanny ability to see exactly what each individual needs to progress in their own development, and guide them to a genuinely deep understanding of themselves. I feel truly blessed to have had him as my mentor.»


«Elise has an honest and inspiring way of teaching. She has great knowledge and evident experience in the art of sexual alchemy.»


«With Jan Magnes coaching, my sacred sexuality went from being instinctive to being methodical and focused. He helped me take my sacred sexuality to a whole different level, and opened my eyes to a new world of possibilities. By his guidance through exercises for the rising of the kundalini, he showed me how to turn my sexual energies into a great tool for spiritual attainment.»