Western views of celibacy

Posted by in Celibacy Articles on 13. Jan, 2012 | 60 Comments

While reading ‘Clerical Celibacy: The Heritage’ by William E. Phillips, I noted with interest that the Vedic culture had influenced Western thought in more ways than one. And especially on the celibacy front […]

Radhanath Swami on Brahmacharya or Celibacy

Posted by in uncategorized on 08. Jan, 2012 | 19 Comments


Making Tolerance a happy experience

Posted by in Celibacy Articles on 02. Jan, 2012 | 89 Comments

… tolerance alone can be stressful; besides like a suppressed volcano, our desires may burst off one day and cause huge damage. Therefore Radhanath Swami advises monks to simultaneously practise […] [wdgpo_plusone]

The joy of no sex – meet the rare & endangered species

Posted by in Celibacy Articles on 29. Nov, 2011 | 75 Comments

… but certainly not abnormal. In his autobiographical The Journey Home, Radhanath Swami reveals how for thousands of years many seekers of God have practised celibacy and led a contended life. […] [wdgpo_plusone]