From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia
By Swami Harshananda
Sometimes transliterated as: Virabhava, VirabhAva, Virabhaava
Virabhāva literally means ‘heroic attitude’.
This is the attitude of the vīrasādhaka who is following the vāmācāra mode of sādhana given in the tantras.
- The Concise Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Swami Harshananda, Ram Krishna Math, Bangalore