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After centuries, it's still the best climax to a long hard day—and it's full-color and fully- illustrated …

With its ageless wisdom and explicit advice for getting maximum orgasmic pleasure, the Kama Sutra is still considered the definitive sex manual on the market. But among its countless translations and pictorial editions, no volume has gone so deeply into its secrets as this one does—thanks to a very satisfied husband and wife team of sex ...

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Overview

After centuries, it's still the best climax to a long hard day—and it's full-color and fully- illustrated …

With its ageless wisdom and explicit advice for getting maximum orgasmic pleasure, the Kama Sutra is still considered the definitive sex manual on the market. But among its countless translations and pictorial editions, no volume has gone so deeply into its secrets as this one does—thanks to a very satisfied husband and wife team of sex experts.
—Completely full color, this book includes more than 70 photographs by Eric Levin, whose work has appeared in Rolling Stone, among other publications
—Authors are counselors and certified sex experts
—Explicit instructions and advice, with beautiful photographs
—Hot, valuable tips not found in other books on the Kama Sutra

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781592575749
  • Publisher: Alpha Books
  • Publication date: 12/15/2006
  • Series: Complete Idiot's Guide Series
  • Edition description: Illustrate
  • Pages: 240
  • Sales rank: 463,635
  • Product dimensions: 7.96 (w) x 9.98 (h) x 0.51 (d)

Meet the Author

Al Link and Pala Copeland are certified sex experts and therapists through their company 4 Freedoms Tantric Loving. They have published several books in both traditional and ebook format including Soul Sex: Tantra for Two.

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Table of Contents


Red Hot Sex-Yes!     3
What's It All About, Vatsyayana?     5
The Origins, Intent, and Structure of the Kama Sutra     6
The Four Aims of Life     6
The Kama Sutra at a Glance     7
The Role of Commentators     8
The Life and Times of Vatsyayana     9
Life During the Gupta Empire     9
The Caste System     10
The Four Stages of Life     10
Marriage Practices     11
Ancient Manuals of Sexual and Spiritual Instruction     11
Predecessors of the Kama Sutra     12
Later Manuals of Love     12
English Translations of the Kama Sutra     13
That Was Then, This Is Now     15
Sex Is Good     16
Attitude Is Everything     16
Supercharged Sex-Yes!     17
Supercharging Your Sex Life     17
Sexual Intelligence     17
Emotional Intelligence     18
Supercharged Sex According to Vatsyayana     19
The Importance of Intention     20
A Match Made in Heaven     20
Physical Matches     20
Sexual Temperament and Libido     21
Emotional Intimacy and SexualIntimacy     22
Raging Hormones     22
Come on Baby, Light My Fire     27
In the Mood for Love     29
Attitude     30
The 64 Arts     30
Harmony     30
Time for Love     31
Ambience     31
Furnishings     31
Color     32
Lighting     33
Music     33
Scent     33
Wardrobe     34
Action     35
Love Talk     35
Eat, Drink, and Be Merry     35
Blessed Bathing     36
Shake Your Booty     36
Pictures and Poems     37
Hug Me, Hold Me, Kiss Me, Lick Me     39
Sweet, Embraceable You     40
The Flirtatious Four     40
Amorous Advances     41
Suvarnanabha's Clasping Body Bits     42
Clever Kissing     44
From Chaste     44
...To Challenging     45
Special Kisses     47
Kissing Games     47
Uncommonly Erotic Zones     47
Bodacious Breasts     47
Edible Ears     48
Tender Toes     48
Rubs and Tugs     49
Vatsyayana's Perspective on Massage     49
Exhilarating Massage     49
Erotic Massage     50
Massage Oils     52
Genital Massage     52
Erotic Inflamers     55
The F Word     56
Scratch My Back & I'll Scratch Your     57
Fingernail Fitness     57
Nail Trails     57
Chew on This     59
Tooth Technique     59
Dental Hygiene     60
Love Taps     60
Aural Sex: Sounds and Sighs     63
To Moan or Not to Moan     63
Sexy Talk     64
Conscious Sound     64
Silence Is Golden     65
Lickable Lingam and Yummy Yoni     67
All About Dining Out     68
Vatsyayana's Views     68
Modern Perspectives     68
Common Concerns     68
Preparing for the Party     69
For Him: Fellatio     70
The Three Keys of Male Mouth Music     70
Boys' Anatomy Just for Girls     71
Positions for His Pleasure     72
Kama Sutra Sequence      73
For Her: Cunnilingus     74
The Three Keys of Female Mouth Music     74
Girls' Anatomy Just for Boys     75
Positions for Her Pleasure     75
Ancient Ways of Cunnilingus for Modern Lovers     76
Kokila: Congress of a Crow or the 69 Position     78
In the Heart of the Fire     81
In & Out, Up & Down, All Around     83
How Many Ways Can I Love You?     84
Face to Face     84
Opposites     84
Man on Top and Woman on Top     86
Sideways     89
Sitting     89
Standing     91
Exploring Basic and Advanced Postures     91
The Basics     91
Degrees of Difficulty     92
Thrusting Techniques and Rhythms     92
Moving Forward (Natural-Upasripta)     93
Churning (Manthana)     93
Piercing (Double-Bladed Knife-Hula)     93
Rubbing (Avamardana)     93
Pressing (Piditaka)     93
Giving a Blow (the Buffet-Nirghata)     93
Blow of a Boar (Varahaghata)     94
Blow of a Bull (Vrishaghata)     94
Sporting of a Sparrow (Chatakavilasa)      94
The Mare's Trick     94
Hearts Wide Open     97
Love Me Tender     98
Kissing     98
Skin Connections     98
Words of Love     98
Take It Slow     98
Let Your Eyes Meet     98
Breathe     99
Stop and Start     99
Positions for Emotional Intimacy     99
Clasping Supine (Jewel Case-Samputa)     100
Clasping Sideways (Jewel Case-Samputa)     101
Milk and Water (Kshiraniraka)     102
Sesame Seed with Rice (Tila-Tandulaka)     103
Pressed (High Squeeze-Utpiditaka)     104
The Crab (Karkata)     104
The Elephant (Aibha)     105
Twining (Veshtita)     106
The Lotus (Padmasana)     107
Peaks and Valleys     107
"G" Marks the Spot     111
A Cornucopia of Orgasms     112
Clitoral Orgasms     112
Vaginal Orgasms     112
Ejaculatory Orgasms     112
Energy Orgasms     112
Anal Orgasms     113
Mini-Orgasms     113
Blended Orgasms     113
Super-Sex Orgasms      113
The Goddess-Spot     113
Wet and Wild     114
G-Whiz!     114
Clitoris Conundrums     115
Positions for Her Pleasure     115
Half Pressed (Half Squeeze-Ardhapiditaka)     116
Mare's Position (Vadavaka)     116
Packed (the Squeeze-Piditaka)     118
Pressing (Pidita)     119
Splitting Bamboo (Venudaritaka)     120
The Cat (Marjara)     121
The Horse (Ashva)     122
The Swing (Prenkholita)     122
A Hard Man Is Good to Find     125
The Anatomy of an Erection     126
Healthy Life, Healthy Erection     126
Performance Anxiety     127
Stand Up for Your Partner     127
Turn Me On-Positions to Arouse Him     127
The Ass (Gardabha)     128
The Boar (Varaha)     128
The Dog (Svanaka)     130
The Top (The Bee-Bhramara)     131
Stay with Me-Positions for Maximum Staying Power     133
Fixing a Nail (Spit-roast-Shulachita)     133
Pair of Tongs (Samdamsha)     134
The Goat (Aja)     135
The Turning Position (Paravrittaka)      136
Fast and Deep     141
Building Excitement Rapidly for Both Partners     142
Standing Supported (Sthita)     142
Standing Suspended (Avalambitaka)     145
The Cow (Dhenuka)     146
The Deer (Harina)     147
The Tiger (Vyaghra)     148
Deep Penetration     149
Your Cervix: Unknown Erogenous Zone     149
Widely Opened (Flower in Bloom-Utphallaka)     150
Yawning (Widely Yawning-Vijrimbhitaka)     152
Rising (Bhugnaka)     154
Position oflndrani (Indranika)     154
In the Afterglow     157
Sensual Nutrition     159
The Afterplay Challenge     160
Immediately Afterward     160
Cuddle Up     160
Being in the Now     161
Scrub My Back     162
TLC for Those Tender Spots     162
Words of Love     162
Nibbles and Sips     165
Charming Chocolate     165
An Array of Aphrodisiac Eats     166
Drink Up     167
Keep the Torch Burning     168
It's All in Your Mind     168
When You Live Together     168
When You Live Apart     168
The Second Fire     171
Relighting His Wick     172
Don't, Don't, Don't Stop     172
The Pause That Refreshes     172
Give Him a Hand     172
More Pointers     175
Her Turn     175
Satisfaction     175
How One Becomes Two or Three or...     177
Masculine Mastery, Multiple Orgasms, and Maximum Pleasure     177
How's That Possible and Can I Do It?     178
Body Signals     178
Delaying Your Ejaculation     179
Nonejaculatory Orgasm     179
How Long Does This Go On?     180
Delaying Ejaculation and Prostate Health     181
Want to Know More?     183
Glossary     184
Tools & Toys     189
Tantric Sex Practices: Reuniting Heaven and Earth     199
The Ananga Ranga     206
The Perfumed Garden     214
Recommended Reading & Resources     225
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