|Questions concerning the practice of 'Brahmacharya' to know the self, & the means required are dealt with here.|
Doug Adams, Ph.D.
|When it comes to celibacy/abstinence, I am more likely to point out the downside of being sexually abstinent. I don't advocate abstinence as a long-term sexual lifestyle. Abstinence is a good thing when the alternative is being sexual in an indiscreet manner, but it is a bad thing when a healthy sexual lifestyle of being monogamous with a partner is available. I frequently answer questions in the masturbation and male masturbation categories on AllExperts.com. I take all questions pertaining to sexuality.|
Wear a wet langot before retiring to bed. It will reduce the frequency of nightfall. Complete stoppage however will be accomplished only through constant unbroken Sadhana, for the issue is karmic. <b>ॐ
1. The Asana-s suggested earlier, if performed on a daily basis with Bandha, Nadi Shodhana, Pranayama & unbroken Brahmacharya will restore 'Jatharagni' in the course of time. 2. One's present existence
In the context of Brahmacharya, That music, which develops 'Bhakti' (devotion) towards the Supreme, eventually merging the mind there is beneficial. Other forms merely give a temporary high through the
That is another school of thought and approach, aimed at forsaking attachment to one's hair and gender. There are different roads to the destination. <b>ॐ तत् सत्
The benefits of growing hair and beard have been addressed in detail, in past answers. It is conducive to Brahmacharya and holistic living. ॐ तत् सत्