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Singularly Strange Sensuality. The Gospel of Careful Cuddling.
How the Birth Rate is Decreased. Sexual Purists Push the Sale of a Grossly Sensual Book that Encourges Concupiscent Caressing, but Discourages Procreation.
Συνδυαστικό είδος ερωτικής συνεύρεσης με στοιχεία από το τάντρα και τον δυτικό πολιτισμό!
I can't believe it's already been 30 days.
Some of this reminds me of other major paradigm shifts in the way I saw things, like when I discovered how to look at Christianity through a Jewish lens, or when I become a full-fledged libertarian.
Other observational posts I've made along the way:
An unconventional approach to sex known as karezza has been linked with improving health and restoring relationships.
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Remarks by Walter Last
Karezza is a spiritual way of making love; basically it is a love meditation. This has many personal and relationship benefits but at present it has also the potential of transforming our society from a crumbling capitalist system based on greed to a new world order based on compassion and cooperation.
It was, I believe, in the winter of 1915-16 that a woman-friend in California wrote and asked me why I did not write a special little book on Karezza.
As events had convinced me that there certainly was crying need of instruction on the matter, her suggestion took root and this small brochure is the fruit.
For though quite a number have written more or less concerning controlled intercourse, they have usually done so guardedly and so vaguely that to the average inquirer the subject remains a mystery and the beginner does not know how to proceed.
And still beyond the embrace that begets the body is the embrace that begets the soul, that invokes the soul from the Soul.
The wonderful embraces, sacred, occult and unspeakably tender, pure as prayer;
The hour-long, longer indwelling of him within her, conceiving her again like a child, the hour-long, longer, over-closing of her upon him, bearing him again like a babe in her womb.
The infinite understanding of each by the other, the transcendent uplift of each by the other;
Always in the sexual life there should be cleanness - that innocence, kindness, justice of feeling which instinctively prefers any sacrifice of immediate passional pleasure rather than befoul or degrade a high ideal, or to jeopardize the physical or spiritual health of the beloved, or of self, or of the tenderly considered, possible unborn.
Cleanness expresses itself in a reverent regard and considerate self-control at all times, concerning all things, thoughts, motions and relations of sex, and the conscientious use of all organs and functions in the service of the soul's ideal.