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In Tantrism both Hinduist and Buddhist and even in Taoism, they say that with ejacultion a man lose his vital energy. Tantra say that some man with an esoteirc technique can take some of the energy of his wife (yin energy to replenish the yang energy) in a invisible form by act of concentration. ANd can somebody take the energy of someone else from distance by the mean of trataka? I dont ask to do it but just to be aware of the phenomena.

Let go of all these concepts contrary to realizing the self; these concepts which do not put an end to suffering and first strive to realize the self.

ॐ तत् सत्
(That Supreme being is the absolute truth)


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Questions concerning the practice of 'Brahmacharya' to know the self, & the means required are dealt with here.


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