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Dear Sir,
What is the equivalent of a wet dream in a woman.
How can a woman know if there has been any progress in the practice.
Thank You.

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1. A wet dream in a woman manifests as a sexually oriented dream in sleep, which is correspondingly accompanied by loss of 'Prana' (vital energy) on waking up, with a feeling of weakness. While there is no loss of physical fluid, as in the case of men, the energy lost is however the same, through the 'Linga Sharira' (astral body), which then manifests as weakness in the 'Sthula Sharira' (physical body).

2. As one comes closer to his/her Atman (self), one gets less taken over by the world and sense illusion and more centered in the truth. Residence in the self, as the self, being unaffected by the happenings around oneself, be they pleasant or unpleasant is the true sign of progress.

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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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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