Tantric sex and its origins
The practice and origins of Tantra are not exactly known and seem to have been lost through the ages as the art of Tantra has evolved through the ages. It is believed that it may have been practiced in ancient times as a means of gathering bodily fluids to the Tantric Gods and a means of some form of clan initiation rites.
The 3 purposes of sex according to the Tantric texts
The Tantra breaks the purpose of sex down into three distinctively separate purposes which are:
2 main forms of Tantric sex in the modern world
There are 2 forms of Tantric sex that are practiced today, and they are:
- Neotantra – this is the more modern form of tantra which is practiced mostly in the Western world as it separates the practice from its more religious roots, concentrating more on increased intimacy, explores a host of sexual practices and how to create delayed more intense orgasms for both partners.
- Tantra – is practiced in a lot of different religious practices throughout Asia which involves great prior education, extensive preparation by the couple under the strict supervision of a Guru or teacher adept in the ancient rituals of their religion.
6 benefits of practicing Tantric sex
When Tantric sex is practiced correctly and lovingly between partners they have all reported the following key benefits of the art:
#1 More than one intense, prolonged and fulfilling orgasms for both partners
#2 The sensory sensations are extraordinary almost like a sensory high
#3 Foreplay becomes a flow of sensual exploration instead of some clumsy means to an end
#4 An overpowering feeling and deeper understanding of becoming one as a person all but experiences what the other is feeling
#5 Some people feel a oneness with the universe experiencing something almost transcendental akin to that of which users of LSD and deep state trans experiences have reported
#6 A greater sense of self, and awareness of one’s inner God or Goddess, an acceptance of who they are and all that they are
Although these reported benefits have done wonders for many a couple’s relationships, gone as far as to save marriages and even in some cases healed a few wounds. The most significant of reasons and benefits to practicing Tantric sex is the emotional benefits it hasfor both partners.