ISBN 9788172340872,Kamasutra: World Oldest Treatise On Sex

Kamasutra: World Oldest Treatise On Sex


Tarun Chopra


Prakash Books



Prakash Books

Publication Year 2011

ISBN 9788172340872

ISBN-10 8172340877

Hard Back

Number of Pages 214 Pages
Language (English)

Personal Growth

Vatsyayana's words contain the passion and the wisdom of ancient India in this book about the role of a wife and the duties a husband bears towards her. The subject there in is said to have passed down from the Bull God Nandi about the lovemaking of the God Shiva and his consort Parvathi. The Kamasutra is the definitive book on sex, marriage and love. Summary of the Book The Kamasutra is an ancient Indian text on the art of sex in all its forms. The book opens with the premise of how to acquire sacred knowledge, the conduct of a man and the three most important goals of life. It moves on to the central treatise of the book, containing detailed descriptions for the sixty-four arts of coitus. The book places extreme importance on pleasuring one's partner and showcases how primitive Indian culture perceived sex as a holy act, used to worship God's creation. For sex was the prelude to creation of life, the divine purpose of all living beings. In addition the book speaks about selecting a wife, conduct towards the wives of other men and relationships with courtesans or prostitutes. The final two chapters discuss occult practices to improve sexual prowess. About Tarun Chopra Tarun Chopra is a practicing mystic, astrologer and writer. He has also translated the Lal Kitab into English.