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Hello, what is the opinion of hinduist religion and yoga about homosexuals? In those last years, for example the TV, music industry, media, have many gay and lesbian people such as many famous pop singers, Lady Gaga is a bisexual. This is because the establishment want to influence or change people's mind in those subjects. I know that some politicians, judges or media owners which are also members of secret societies ( ) with hidden agendas want to make religion and morality invisible in social life.

Sexuality is an illusion concerning the Ego and is itself unreal in terms of the absolute. However, the concept of sexuality has its rightful purpose, for procreation, in this Leela (play) of the Lord. Since homosexuality does not lead to procreation, and therefore goes against the laws of nature, it is a perversion experienced by the Jiva, further to past karma, just like various other deviations from the course of nature.

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


The term 'Yoga' is a derivative of the Samskruth verb 'Yuj' which refers to union. 'Yoga', also called 'Brahma vidy‚' is the eternal dissolution of the individual 'Aham' (Ego) into the Atman (self) for 'Mukti' (liberation). Mere indulgence in '¬sana' or physical postures is not Yoga. ¬sana is only one limb or 'Anga' of Yoga. The eight limbs viz. Yama, Niyama, ¬sana, Pr‚n‚y‚ma, Praty‚h‚ra, Dh‚rana, Dhy‚na and Sam‚dhi are the means to Yoga. Brahmacharya or spiritually based continence is one of the important components of 'Yama'. 'Brahmacharya':- "Brahmani charyathey ithi" - "To surrender one's Ego and go with the will of the Almighty."


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