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Sex: Ayurvedic style

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Contrary to popular belief, Ancient India did not discover sex. They just recognised its importance and its non-importance and incorporated into a practical lifestyle. Ayurvedic sex and medicine go together and make a lot of practical sense when you go through the rationale. Vedic and later teachings about astrology, math, science and psychology tend to be correct and ‘discovered’ again by the West thousands of years later. We present the basics here as a starting point for you to align yourself and your desires to ancient wisdom, enjoy! Essential fluids Ayurveda believes that our bodies are made of 7 essential tissues or dhatus. Of these, one is the rasa dhatu. Rasa, or the serum or sap, is the white part of the blood. Of this rasa come the sexual fluids called the sukra dhatu, the process of their formation being …

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Horoscope of the week (Apr 22 -Apr 28)

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ARIES (Mar 21 – Apr. 20) Your principle planetary patterns still focus on money. There are no indications of long-term changes so, if you’re coping with major personal or professional complications, these are almost certainly a hang-over from the past. TAURUS (Apr. 21 – May 21) At last you’re coming out of your shell, and when your confidence is at its height, you may surprise friends by your willingness to take the lead. Your mood is generally lively and yet you are still keeping your desires to yourself. GEMINI (May 22 – June 21) You can afford to take a fairly laid-back approach. After all, everything – or almost everything – is going your way. You will soon have a spring in your step and a winning way with words. You may, though, forget the facts, especially as Friday approaches. …

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