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- How to Make your Sex Life Spiritual
(Feb. 26, 2008) People blame philosopher Rene Descartes for the modern idea that spirit and body are two separate and antagonistic entities. I don't.
- Spiritual Sex: Begin the Practice
(Aug. 10, 2009) When we rouse sexual energy, it is like a sleeping serpent come to life: Kundalini. Sexuality is much more than a physical act.
- Spiritual Sex: Ecstatic Love Beyond the Physical
(Jul. 31, 2009) Eleven minutes: that's the estimated time most couples spend making love. We're stuck with a model of sex that I call: The Performance Model.
- VIDEO: How Yoga Strengthens Your Sex Life
(Apr. 4, 2008) (We're not just talking flexibility here). That's because sex and yoga are a divine pairing.
- Bruce Wilson: Ensign Church head endorsed Sex-with-Succubus
(Jul. 25, 2009) Why are all Fundies -- of all religions -- so obsessed with sex?
Brahma-world: in the widest sense, a name for the Fine-material world of Form (rūpa-loka) and the immaterial or Formless world (arūpa-loka) beyond it; in a narrower sense, however, it is a designation only for the first three heavens of the Fine-material world. Cf. Brahma-kāyika-deva.
Brahma-kāyika-deva: The "heavenly beings of the Brahma-world" inhabit the first three heavens of the Fine-material world (rūpa-loka), corresponding to the First Absorption (jhāna). The highest ruler of them is called Great Brahma (Mahā-Brahmā). Cynically he is said (DN 11.81) to pretend: "I am Brahma, the Great Brahmā, the Most High, the Invincible One, the Omniscient One, the Ruler, the Lord, the Creator, the Maker, the Perfect One, the Preserver, the Controller, the Father of all that was and will be." Cf. deva (II. 1-3).
Graphic as seen on a Sri Lankan Buddhist monk's blog (prevaids.org)