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Oral Contraceptives For Males & Females

The ancient Indian classics on sexology, religion and medicine have specific mentions on preparation of medications which are quite effective as male contraceptives. These are basically oral drugs. Here are the details: (A) Curcuma longa powder The Ratirabhasya states that…
Locally applied Contraceptives for men and women

(A) Sesame oil & rock salt The tome, Haramekhala, details the following family planning method: Smear sesame oil on a small piece of rock salt and place it at the cervix (mouth of the uterus; garbhashaya vadana). Interestingly enough, this…
Family Planning a specialized course for student of Ayurveda

ANCIENT INDIAN TOMES ON SEXOLOGY Ancient Indian treatises on sexology, medicines and religion have always placed the sexual act on a pedestal. Stress was laid on the preservation of the seminal fluid (Shukra). Ayurveda prescribes celibacy (Brahmacharya) as the means…