Kama Sutra: A Guide to the Art of Pleasure

Kama Sutra: A Guide to the Art of Pleasure

A. N. D. Haksar, Vātsyāyana


The note "kama" ability the will for sensual excitement in Sanskrit, and was once thought of a vital a part of the well-rounded schooling of a tender, urbane gentleman. Treating excitement as an paintings, Kama Sutra is a guide masking each element of affection and relationships. Its seven sections are dedicated to the social lifestyles, courtship and marriage, extra-marital family members, the behavior of courtesans and prescriptions for boosting recognition, in addition to systematic, specific guide on intercourse. This new version of Kama Sutra casts it in a brand new gentle, taking it clear of the well-worn snapshot of an erotic, Oriental interest. This transparent, actual translation conveys all of the unique flavour and believe of this based, intimate and highly stress-free paintings; a masterpiece of pithy description and a wry account of human wishes and foibles.

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