According to Vatsyayan, there are Sixty four
arts in Kamasutra. These are: singing, dancing, playing
instruments, knowledge of foreign languages speaking generously
speaking beautifully painting, calligraphy, making garlands,
cooking delicious foods, making floral bouquets, ability to
distinguish between true and false gems, sewing colour-making and
dying, making proper estimates of the cooking materials honouring
others, saving money, treating birds and animals, ability to judge
craftiness and reply accordingly, proficiency in plays behaving
suitably with others, prudence, keeping the body neat and clean,
braiding of hair and dying them with heena.
These are all general arts that prepare a girl to be a good wife.
practical aspect that is when physical intimacy is achieved, there
are sixteen arts that a young girl must learn before opening
herself before her husband. These are – reading others thoughts,
expression of love on others, showing acceptance through bodily
postures, allowing slow touching of her parts, scrating lovingly
with nails and biting, undoing the fastener of the lower clothe
straightening and exposing the private part, artful participation
in the intercourse, pleasing the partner, feeling full
satisfaction and making the partner to have similar feeling,
encouraging the partner for intercourse, posing as if angry,
removal of anger in a playful way, pleasing the angry partner,
leaving the sleeping partner, going to sleep after the coition and
concealing the private parts.
Apart from these there are four more additional arts inducing
guilt, in the partner through tearful eyes for his showing
negligence to you, stopping an uninterested partner through
sending down oath on him, following him if the partner does not
stop and looking helplessly at the going partner.
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