What You Probably Didn’t Know About the Kamasutra
Is the Kamasutra really full of naughty sex positions and kinky sexual activities from the days of yore? Many people aren’t aware of the true story of the Kamasutra, its full contents, and the many lessons you could find in it. Here’s what you probably didn’t know about the Kamasutra!
The Common Misconception
While the Kamasutra is certainly the oldest existing text that discusses sex, it’s actually not an all-inclusive manual on love-making as many believe it to be.
The ancient Sanskrit text was written by Vātsyāyana, a male Indian philosopher, between 400 BCE and 200 CE. The most common misconceptions about the Kamasutra are a product of the modern world. Those who have no experience with the work might believe that it is full of lists outlining different sexual positions and naughty activities. We generally believe this due to wellness trends, popular culture, pornography, and simple stereotypes that constantly …