The Kama Sutra of Vatsyayana: The Classic Burton Translation (Dover Thrift Editions)

The Kama Sutra of Vatsyayana: The Classic Burton Translation (Dover Thrift Editions)

Vatsyayana


Kama skill wish, love, and lust; sutra capacity teachings and "verses." The Kama Sutra, then, is the publication of affection, educating the easiest tools of cultivating sensual excitement, sexual wish, and loving union. A vintage of global literature for 1,700 years, this can be the main specific and interesting publication ever written for lovers.
This immortal paintings additionally serves as a window into Indian tradition and mysticism. Its special approach —combining meditations on politics and social customs with counsel on love and intimacy — gains frank, direct recommendation on physically pleasures, from aphrodisiacs and kissing to orgasm-delaying thoughts. This variation is the popular translation by way of the good 19th-century explorer and author Richard Burton. Its crisp variety units a brand new common for Sanskrit translation, and its unblushing faithfulness to the unique textual content sparked controversy in convinced corners of the Victorian global. A wellspring of erotic wisdom, it continues to be an concept to readers of each era.

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