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The Tarot Queens and the Kama Sutra
'"Being the source of virtue, woman is the best means of reaching heaven. Man's efforts to be virtuous are impossible outside of conjugal virtue... There is no doubt that women are a source of happiness."' Vatsyayana An ancient principle of Indian...
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Ascetism, A Word of Friendly Counsel
Adyar Pamphlets. Ascetism, A Word of Friendly Counsel. No.
imperial China, the place of castration and religious ascetism in
imperial China, the place of castration and religious ascetism in early.
Ryokai Shiraishi, Ascetism in Buddhism and Brahmanism
REVIEWS. Ryokai Shiraishi, Ascetism in Buddhism and Brahmanism (Buddhica. Britannica Series VI).
Early Syrian Asceticism
Nietzsche's account of religion
display the ascetic ideal described here, e.g. §61, §195.

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What fasting does to the body
The concept of ascetism in this sense is alien to the Islamic creed. There is no spiritual advantage in punishing or persecuting the body or causing it any harm. The rights of the body must be respected in fasting.
Love For Poor People
What is ascetism?" the Imam was once asked. The desire to be pious and abstemious in this life," he replied.

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Asceticism - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ascetism | Define Ascetism at
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Ascetism and the Contemporary World
What is asceticism?
Ascetism definition of Ascetism in the Free Online Encyclopedia.
asceticism rejection of bodily pleasures through sustained self-denial and self- mortification, with the objective of strengthening spiritual life.
Religious Ascetism - Its Abuse

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