The Kama Sutra of Vatsayayana



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CONTENT


TRANSLATOR'S NOTES
  • Preface
  • Introduction
    MODERN KAMA SUTRA INTERPRETATION
  • Over 40 sexual positions with images and detailed explanations
    PART I: INTRODUCTORY
  • Preface
  • Observations on the three worldly attainments of Virtue, Wealth, and Love
  • On the study of the Sixty-four Arts
  • On the Arrangements of a House, and Household Furniture; and about the Daily Life of a Citizen, his Companions, Amusements, etc.
  • About classes of Women fit and unfit for Congress with the Citizen, and of Friends, and Messengers
    PART II: ON SEXUAL UNION
  • Kinds of Union according to Dimensions, Force of Desire, and Time; and on the different kinds of Love
  • Of the Embrace
  • On Kissing
  • On Pressing or Marking with the Nails
  • On Biting, and the ways of Love to be employed with regard to Women of different countries
  • On the various ways of Lying down, and the different kinds of Congress
  • On the various ways of Striking, and of the Sounds appropriate to them
  • About females acting the part of Males
  • On holding the Lingam in the Mouth
  • How to begin and how to end the Congress. Different kinds of Congress, and Love Quarrels
    PART III: ABOUT THE ACQUISITION OF A WIFE
  • Observations on Betrothal and Marriage
  • About creating Confidence in the Girl
  • Courtship, and the manifestation of the feelings by outward signs and deeds
  • On things to be done only by the Man, and the acquisition of the Girl thereby. Also what is to be done by a Girl to gain over a Man and subject him to her
  • On the different Forms of Marriage
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