Her fingers caressed his bare forearms, the sensual touch increasing her pulse.
His will-power had early been undermined by the opium habit, and was further weakened by the sensual excesses that ultimately killed him.
Sitting like that with the warmth of his chest on her back was sensual and soothing at the same time.
The aim is not self-destruction, but self-preservation; and yet the ethics of Manichaeism appears in point of fact as thoroughly ascetic. The Manichaean had, above all, to refrain from sensual enjoyment, shutting himself up against it by three seals - the signaculum oris, manus and sinus.
She backed out of the sensual room and returned to the living area.
He didn't treat her as an outlet for his own release but as a partner on a sensual journey, one where pleasure was a gift as much as a reward.
The second aspect of his influence is the doctrine of redemption of the soul from its sensual bonds, first by the medium of art and second by the path of renunciation and ascetic life.
"The Hindu mind," he remarks, "is essentially speculative and transcendental; it will never consent to be shut up in the prison of sensual experience, for it has grasped and holds firmly the central idea that all things are manifestations of some power outside phenomena.
Everything about Jenn was sexy, from her tight clothing to her sensual walk to her smoky make-up and low, gravelly voice.
This yearning, he held, springs - like more sensual impulses - from a sense of want of something formerly possessed, of which there remains a latent memory in the soul, strong in proportion to its philosophic capacity; hence it is that in learning any abstract truth by scientific demonstration we merely make explicit what we already implicitly know; we bring into clear consciousness hidden memories of a state in which the soul looked upon Reality and Good face to face, before the lapse that imprisoned her in an alien body and mingled her true nature with fleshly feelings and impulses.
In the Philebus, however, though a more careful psychological analysis leads him to soften down the exaggerations of this attack on sensual pleasure, the antithesis of knowledge and pleasure is again sharpened, and a desire to depreciate even good pleasures is more strongly shown; still even here pleasure is recognized as a constituent of that philosophic life which is the highest human good, while in the Laws, where the subject is more popularly treated, it is admitted that we cannot convince man that the just life is the best unless we can also prove it to be the pleasantest.
Paphos owes its ancient fame to the cult of the "Paphian goddess" llacNaFavavaa, or 7) IIacaia, in inscriptions, or simply n 8ea), a nature-worship of the same type as the cults of Phoenician Astarte, maintained by a college of orgiastic ministers, practising sensual excess and self-mutilation.'
They have light olive complexions, a fine aquiline nose, bright black eyes, a well-turned chin, heavy arched eyebrows, thick sensual lips, and usually wear a light curling moustache.
When due regard is paid to these miscellaneous evidences of intellectual and sensual freedom during the middle ages, it will be seen that there were by no means lacking elements of native vigour ready to burst forth.
He loved the way she could be wanton and sensual one minute, then bashful and demure the next.
Probably he lost nothing of his popularity with the army by occasional indulgence in sensual pleasures.
It was sensual, dark and cool: black walls and obsidian wood flooring covered by jewel-toned rugs, mahogany California King bed with the finest maroon silk sheets and a dark gray comforter so soft, it was like sleeping in a cloud.
She entered the dark, sensual bedroom once again and accepted the necklace with the rough, round red ruby at its center.
Unusual bodily vigour enabled him to combine severe devotion to work with facile indulgence in sensual pleasures.
Zeno was a pupil of Crates, from whom he learned the moral worth of self-control and indifference to sensual indulgence.
For in Ford's genius there was real refinement, except when the "suprasensually sensual" impulse or the humbler self-delusion referred to came into play.
The love of Giovanni and Annabella is rightly depicted as more imaginative than sensual."
It is difficult to allow the appositeness of this special illustration; on the other hand, Ford has even in this case shown his art of depicting sensual passion without grossness of expression; for the exception in Annabella's language to Soranzo seems to have a special intention, and is true to the pressure of the situation and the revulsion produced by it in a naturally weak and yielding mind.
Moreover the end is not conceived as a transfiguration of the world, but as a liberation of the spirit from its unnatural union with the sensual.
The Jewish expectation is thus considerably curtailed, as it is also shorn of its sensual attractions.
And another proof is found in the fact that even a speculative Jewish Christian like Cerinthus not only did not renounce the chiliastic hope, but pictured the future kingdom of Christ as a kingdom of sensual pleasures, of eating and drinking and marriage festivities (Euseb.
Elizabeth had inherited her father's sensual temperament and, being free from all control, abandoned herself to her appetites without reserve.
It is popularly used of a relation between persons amounting to more than goodwill or friendship. By ethical writers the word has been used generally of distinct states of feeling, both lasting and spasmodic; some contrast it with "passion" as being free from the distinctively sensual element.
The boy was of an easy-going and pleasure-loving disposition, averse from sustained effort of any kind, and sensual by nature.
In 1781 Frederick William, then prince of Prussia, inclined, like many sensual natures, to mysticism, had joined the Rosicrucians, and had fallen under the influence of Johann Christof Wollner (1732-1800), and by him the royal policy was inspired.
This human creature, long-haired and sensual, was drawn away from a savage mode of life by a harlot, and Jastrow, followed by G.
The Canaanite influence on the later organization of the Temple is clearly seen in the association of Temple prophets with the Temple priests under the control of the chief priest, which is often referred to by Jeremiah; even the viler ministers of sensual worship, the male and female prostitutes of the Phoenician temples, had found a place on Mt Zion and were only removed by Josiah's reformation.'
Thus the " Helena " of the Simoniani descends to this world in order by means of her beauty to provoke to sensual passion and mutual strife the angels who rule the world, and thus again to deprive them of the powers of light, stolen from heaven, by means of which they rule over the world.
This contradiction presents itself to his mind primarily as elemental, and only in the second instance as ethical, inasmuch as he considers the sensual nature of man to be the outflow of the evil elements in nature.
On the other hand, it has been recorded by Cicero" that a certain physiognomist, Zopyrus, who professed to know the habits and manners of men from their bodies, eyes, face and forehead, characterized Socrates as stupid, sensual and dull (bardus), " in quo Alcibiades cachinnum dicitur sustulisse."
Naturally cheerful and hospitable, he delighted in lively society; but he was also passionate, irritable and sensual.
Virtue is at least a means of happiness, though apart from that it is no good in itself, any more than mere sensual enjoyments, which are good only because they may sometimes serve to secure health of body and tranquillity of mind.
A man like the younger Cyrus invited Greek captains to his friendship for something more than their utility in war, and procured Greek hetaerae for something more than sensual pleasure.
The distinction, therefore, between the movement of the eyeballs, elicited from the occipital (visual) cortex, and that of the hand, elicited from the cortex in the region of the central sulcus (somaesthetic), is not a difference between motor and sensory, for both are sensori-motor in the nature of their reactions; the difference is only a difference between the kind of sense and sense-organ in the two cases, the muscular apparatus in each case being an appanage of the sensual.
The second factor inducing the assimilative change is the withdrawal of the nervous system from sensual, stimulation.
it is the craving thirst that causes the renewal of becomings, that is accompanied by sensual delights, and seeks satisfaction now here, now there - that is to say, the craving for the gratification of the senses, or the craving for a future life, or the craving for prosperity.
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He found their religion at a low ebb, the regular clergy apathetic and sensual, the bishop little obeyed, the laity divided by the family feuds of their rulers, unchaste and ignorant.
All the more are, however, the gross stimulants, connected with the adoration of his consort, calculated to work up the carnal instincts of the devotees to an extreme degree of sensual frenzy.
Their place was filled by Poppaea, and the infamous Tigellinus, whose sympathy with Nero's sensual tastes had gained him the command of the praetorian guards in succession to Burrus.
The tales of Lancelot and Tristram, the lives of the troubadours and the Wachtlieder of the minnesingers, sufficiently prove with what sensual freedom a knight loved the lady whom custom and art made him profess to worship as a saint.
He well remarked that the debility and sickening of Europeans in many tropical countries are wrongly ascribed to the climate, but are rather the consequences of indolence, sensual gratification and an irregular mode of life.
The Christian must shun everything sensual, and especially marriage, and free himself from the body by strict asceticism.
But true pleasure is not sensual enjoyment; it has its principle in the soul.
His greatest merit, however, was the guardianship he exercised over the king, whose sensual temperament and weak character exposed him to many temptations which might have been very injurious to the state.
Born from the loves of Bacchus and Circe, he is "much like his father, but his mother more" - a sorcerer, like her, who gives to travellers a magic draught that changes their human face into the "brutal form of some wild beast," and, hiding from them their own foul disfigurement, makes them forget all the pure ties of life, "to roll with pleasure in a sensual sty."
hunting) and sensual pleasures, and in particular was forbidden to shear or comb his hair till the fulfilment of the vow.
It was certainly immoral as held by Enfantin, by whom it was developed into a kind of sensual mysticism, a system of free love with a religious sanction.
The agricultural labourer has preserved the uprightness, diligence and sobriety which characterize the Turkish peasant; but the richer inhabitants of the cities are grossly sensual.
Anne was a grim, sullen woman, frankly sensual, but as wellmeaning as ignorance and vindictiveness would allow her to be.
Still more 1 It is highly characteristic of Platonism that the issue in this dialogue, as originally stated, is between virtue and vice, whereas, without any avowed change of ground, the issue ultimately discussed is between the philosophic life and the life of vulgar ambition or sensual enjoyment.
Thus, here as elsewhere, we see a vacillating hand-to-mouth policy, at the mercy of a passion for power or for sensual gratification.
Her body was warm beneath his, a sensual combination of firm muscle beneath soft, feminine curves.
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For most of the time, this means feeling overwhelmed by the sensual beauty and strangeness of the new place.
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Under the new covenant, sensual and carnal worship entering the gospel temple is often an evidence of spiritual declension.
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What fierce exultation, sensual, almost erotic, in violating the virginity of a cave!
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A sensual gratification that extends into a love of life.
Only the bold are happy to feed their partner by hand in a public place - the ultimate sensual indulgence.
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For example, lavender is a recommended aroma for relaxing, while you can have jasmine for sensual atmosphere.
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For these composers, music remained a deeply sensual experience.
This highly sensual poetry has the tang of real lives lived in all their moments, in all their sad clarities.
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Whilst the polished surface has a seductive, almost sensual quality.
That's a wonderfully sensual song without being gender specific.
Like sex, eating and drinking are so sensual.
I enjoyed designing the banner to reflect his use of tactile use of sensual materials and experimental typography.
His tone was sensual and breathy, slightly unfocused, and he was a great performer of ballads.
Pam Stuyvesant is an epileptic haunted by strange sensual visions.
Indeed, the singing ranged from sensual whispering to feverish screams, as the singer investigated more challenging subjects.
Verus, originally a man of considerable courage and ability, was sent to oppose the Parthians, but gave himself up to sensual excesses, and the Roman cause in Armenia would have been lost, and the empire itself, perhaps, imperilled, had not Verus had under him able generals, 2 the chief of whom was Avidius Cassius (see Cassius, AvIDius).
Zeno was a pupil of Crates, from whom he learned the moral worth of self-control and indifference to sensual indulgence (see Stoics).
These were at first purely symbolical, meaningless to any but a Christian eye, such as the Vine, the Good Shepherd, the Sheep, the Fisherman, the Fish, &c. Even the personages of ancient mythology were pressed into the service of early Christian art, and Orpheus, taming the wild beasts with his lyre, symbolized the peaceful sway of Christ; and Ulysses, deaf to the Siren's song, represented the Believer triumphing over the allurements of sensual pleasure.
Valerius Martialis or Martial (c. 41-104) that we have a true image of the average sensual frivolous life of Rome at the end of the 1st century, seen through a medium of wit and humour, but undistorted by the exaggeration which moral indignation and the love of effect add to the representation of Juvenal.
As a single soul (world-soul) it belongs in essence and destination to the intelligible world; but it also embraces innumerable individual souls; and these can either submit to be ruled by the nous, or turn aside to the sensual and lose themselves in the finite.
The kindred idea of the light-maiden, who, by exciting the sensual passions of the rulers (apxovmes), takes from them those powers of light which still remain to them, has also a central place in the Manichaean scheme of salvation (F.
Indolent, sensual and dissipated by nature, Charles's vices had greatly increased during his exile abroad, and were now, with the great turn of fortune which gave him full opportunity to indulge them, to surpass all the bounds of decency and control.
Of existing statues the most famous is the Aphrodite of Melos (Venus of Milo), now in the Louvre, which was found on the island in 1820 amongst the ruins of the theatre; the Capitoline Venus at Rome and the Venus of Capua, represented as a goddess of victory (these two exhibit a lofty conception of the goddess); the Medicean Venus at Florence, found in the porticus of Octavia at Rome and (probably wrongly) attributed to Cleomenes; the Venus stooping in the bath, in the Vatican; and the Callipygos at Naples, a specimen of the most sensual type.
At the same time, in his later view, Plato avoids the exaggeration of denying all positive quality of pleasure even to the coarser sensual gratifications; they are undoubtedly cases of that " replenishment " or " restoration " to its " natural state " of a bodily organ, in which he defines pleasure to consist (see Timaeus, pp. 64, 65); he merely maintains that the common estimate of them is to a large extent illusory, or a false appearance of pleasure is produced by contrast with the antecedent or concomitant painful condition of the organ.
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That 's a wonderfully sensual song without being gender specific.
Everything from decadent ruby reds with a black mesh overlay to plush and sensual satin designs are produced by this line.
The Hot Milk designer lingerie company seeks to change that attitude and in the process empower pregnant women and breastfeeding moms by creating sensual maternity lingerie and breastfeeding bras that are both beautiful and comfortable.
They feature colorful and sensual designs in almost all material types.
Hosiery is meant to be sensual and the better variety will be almost completely sheer and nearly invisible.
Fair Verona - This lingerie line is designed with woman in mind, offering flirty, sexy pieces with lots of lace, ruffles and sensual style.
As an exterior and interior feature, archways soften the doorways with a sensual curving that draws the eye up and then down to the tiled floor.
In the words of Iman, lipstick application should be a sensual experience.
Allow lip balm to enhance and protect one of your most influential sensual features, the lips.
Released in 2005, this energetically sensual and sexy scent arrives in a playful ribbon wrapped bottle, geared toward the college bound woman.
More than just a Ralph Lauren perfume, Polo Sport provides a complete body product line for the sporty, but sensual, woman.
The top notes are my favorite as the most sensual of the whole experience.
Deemed feminine and sensual, it claims to leave your skin incredibly moisturized, smooth, silky, and ready for touching.
Spark: Warm and romantic, Spark is the sensual member of the collection.
One can argue that no type of eye makeup for brown eyes looks more sensual and sultry than the dramatic look.
Its notes include peppermint, spicy coriander, essence of lavender, sensual musk and rich amber.
Banderas envisions the woman who wears his Diavolo perfume as "sensual, magnetic, independent and mysterious."
This look unites overall simplicity with a sexier eye - the result is remarkably minimal, yet still sensual in its own way.
It finally concludes in a base of warm amber and a note the company describes as "hot skin" (think steamy, sensual and slightly sweet).
This scent boasts a warm mélange of blood orange, bergamot, black currant, red sake accord, nectarine, pink peppercorn, jasmine, sensual musk, cedarwood, forbidden plum, patchouli and sandalwood.
A reclined position is usually attractive and sensual.
There is a fine line between a sexually charged photograph and a beautiful, artistic and sensual one.
Her photography has a dangerous edge while remaining very sensual and feminine.
One of the most lucrative and exciting ways to make a living taking pictures is to get into the field of sensual female photography.
One of the first ways cameras were utilized was used to take sensual and erotic photos of women.
Learning how to take sensual photographs of women can be more challenging than other types of photography that use human subjects.
It is safe to say that portrait photography is less challenging than taking sensual photographs for one main reason: almost everyone has has his or her portrait taken at some point.
The human subjects in portrait photography are already used to having their snapshot taken, but the subject having sensual pictures taken of herself might not be as experienced.
Models are obviously going to have more experience in front of the camera, but if they haven't done sensual shots before they might still be a bit nervous.
You should have a good idea of what you want to capture in your sensual photography before you start shooting.
As with all types of photography, lighting is important, but when it comes to sensual photography, it is vital.
Sensuality is a subjective term, so how you approach the composition of your sensual photography will depend on your own artistic aesthetic and how you want to market your work.
Some photographers have made a career out of taking sensual photos that are less physically revealing and more emotionally revealing.
Whereas erotica features a subject's genitalia or other bare private parts as the central focus of a photo, sensual female photography tastefully conceals the model's genitals and concentrates on positioning the subject in artful poses.
They simply want to be captured in a sensual light in order to build self confidence.
The goal of sensual portrait photography is to capture your subject in a way that conveys love and passion, but more importantly, you want to leave the viewer wanting more.
Photographing sensual portraits can be a challenge given the intimate nature of the subject matter.
In most cases, subjects of sensual portrait photography wear little or no clothing.
The best sensual portraits combine emotion and imagination.
You are not shooting pornography; rather you are trying to capture your subject in a sensual or erotic pose that personifies allure and intrigue.
In preparing for a sensual portrait session, be sure to openly communicate with your subject about exactly what you want to achieve during the shoot.
Ideas for sensual portrait poses are everywhere.
The right props in sensual photos can greatly enhance a portrait.
Sensual portraits don't always have to be overtly sexy or indiscreet.
Extracting color from a sensual shot helps highlight the subject's bodylines and shapes without having to worry about uneven skin tone and blemishes.
The field focuses on the female body and its most sensual and alluring parts, but shouldn't be placed in the same category as traditional nude photography.
These intimate and sensual photos are the heart and soul of nudist photography.
Indians view eating as a sensual experience where most of the senses should be employed.
HipsandCurves.com offers everything from sweet to sensual fashions, and for those ready for it, even downright racy styles.
Use the detachable garters that are on most bustiers and attach a pair of nylon stockings for a sensual, feminine feeling.
Luxurious sleek satin, delicate lace and luscious leather are just a few of the exquisite, sensual materials used in evening bustiers.
Not only is this ancient Middle Eastern dance fun and sensual, it's also fabulous exercise.
Skirts may be long or short, but they should also be sensual and made of fabric that flows beautifully with each movement.
Finding panties that give you that vital sensual confidence to satisfy your desires and those of your special someone should not be as difficult as you may think.
Today's plus size women can find baby dolls made from light chiffons, sensual satins, and fabrics that stretch and slenderize.
The following websites specialize in risque lingerie and carry many items in sensual silk for plus sizes.
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You just don't get the same sensual feeling from cotton that silk provides.
With new technology and blended silks, plus size silk panties are more affordable than ever, perfect for the woman who likes her lingerie to be as sensual and elegant as she is.
Sensual Surprises carries a wide selection of plus size lingerie, all quite risqué and definitely not for the timid.
Fantasy accessories and sensual and belly dance DVDs are also available.
Sometimes, they still do - a chemise works well under a clingy dress and can enhance your comfort considerably and make you feel luxurious and sensual through the day.
The line is created around five core design values for each garment: Timeless, beautiful, functional, simple, and sensual.
The beauty of wearing clothing constructed of stretchy textiles, particularly for full-figured women, is that it moves with the body and caresses every curve to create a sensual, sexy look without clinging to unsightly bulges.
She is all about being sensual from her look to her clothes.
Choose between a California, Oregon or New Zealand version or roll the dice with a Burgundy and turn your picnic into a sensual experience with earthy aromas and flavors.
The brain's electrical response to visual, auditory, and sensual stimulation is recorded.
While closely related to that dance, as well as others such as the Mambo, its slow, sensual rhythm and ease of learning makes it more popular than any of the others except perhaps the salsa.
The fact is that the basic steps are almost comically easy because the dance is intended to be social - a flirtatious and sensual interplay of people, with the relationship between them the most important part.
Rumba dance steps are classic and timeless, a sensual partner dance that has been performed by generations.
These historic dances often took on a sensual nature for this reason, and they continue to be associated with such things today.
The more sensual parts of the dances were developed in the mid-1800s, including body rolls and touching the navel, which were immediately denounced as sinful by Portuguese clergy.
Princess Margaret was a big fan of the Samba in the 1950s, which further promoted knowledge of this sensual and graceful dance form.
Artwork depicting erotic or sensual images is especially appropriate in a couple's bedroom.
Imagine the sensual, natural waves that your hair adopts after you've taken a dip in the ocean; that salt water works absolute wonders, and this year the same look was brought to life in hair salons all across the nation!
There's a reason all those pre-Raphaelite paintings feature women with their hair hanging long and only partially bound up - lightly styled long hair has always been considered beautiful and sensual.
One of the keys to become a successful escort or sensual masseuse is marketing.
You can combine this package with a "Re-Vitalization at Spa Vitale" deal complete with a couples massage, for a truly sensual escape.
The collection is designed in soft and sensual fabrics with sophisticated, exclusive designs to make every woman feel confident and sexy.
Take the sexiest, most overtly sensual swimsuit you can think of, say, a micro mini thong bikini from Malibu Strings, and add polka dots to it.
The overall effect is extremely sensual because you're wearing a fabric that moves when you do.
Highly sensual and provocative, wearing a mesh style will definitely get you noticed.
No matter what they call it, the silhouette the suit makes is at once sleek and sensual.
The cover features an unbelievably sensual Marissa Miller in a gorgeous blue Anna Kosturova bikini bottom.
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Beyond that, the sensual teardrop shape and matching wrap serve to make this one very beautiful and seductive bikini.
A mesh bikini will let the skin peek through even where it is covered, and that means a mesh bikini is even more sensual than the usual model.
In fact, now more than ever, G-strings are showing up in sensual metallic shimmers.
In situations like these, consider opting for a top that features a peek-a-boo style, or one that is adorned in another sensual way, for example, with bows.
As you might expect, these bikinis are not your average, run-of-the-mill swimsuits, but if you want to sensual style that is unique in its finish, then this might be the style for you.
More importantly, several sheer styles appear opaque, only revealing their sensual surprise when wet, so if you'd like a style that shocks, this type of suit may be a good bet.
Clearly, not everybody will embrace the revealing nature that many Wicked Weasel styles offer, but for those who do, the gallery can be a safe place to explore your more sensual style before you ever step out of your home.
Bebe is known for their sultry, sensual looks, and this trench coat continues that tradition with its deep ruffled V-neck, arms and hem.
This combination will subdue the severity of the cut out, keeping your dress sophisticated and sensual without seeming overwhelming.
This is a fun board game for couples that is a board game version of the Kama Sutra universe in regards to sensual sexual positions.
You'll feel sensual, yes, and with that comes a sexy self-assuredness and relaxing atmosphere.
Shoes can also be sensual -- think spiked heels and thigh-high boots.
Rouge was used liberally to define high cheekbones and lips were big, sensual and very deep red.
While much of goth fashion is indeed sensual or eroticized, the overall emphasis is on the dark and moody.
And because there is a strong sensual aspect to Mardi Gras, a costume like this allows men to tease other parade and partygoers and be forward in a way that would usually be frowned upon.
Despite what some people may insinuate regarding the sensual nature of the festival, no one should feel under any pressure to dress in a particular way.
Also, make time for sensual experiences that are not always sexual.
Whether it be a surprise lunch at work or enjoying a tasty dessert - let the sensual experience of food create a romantic mood.
This type of flirting is a type of sensual interacting, not sexual.
This site has many to choose from along with a special section with African American Sensual ecards.
Find the sensual ones here as well as many other categories to fit any occasion for sending electronic greetings.
There's nothing like receiving a little sensual message while you are at work or away from your lover to spark some romance in your relationship.
Chocolate and other foods are sensual delights, with the intimacy of feeding each other combining with the advantage that you both will taste the same when you kiss!
Sensual touching can be a very useful method for establishing or renewing intimacy in any relationship.
The act of sensual touching, though, adds another dimension to the act of reaching out and making contact.
That is because sensual touching requires the full attention of the one touching towards the one touched.
However, to get the full benefit of sensual touching with your lover, it's best to have a plan first.
Remember the whole idea behind sensual touch is focus.
One of the most common mistakes that people make when trying to explore sensual touch is to do the exact same stroke over and over again.
It also is very easy to let your hands simply do the same motion over and over while your mind wanders - and at that point you are not focusing, your senses somewhere else - and therefore, you have left the realm of the sensual.
In order to really enjoy sensual touching, you need to be able to give your mind over to the experience of physical contact, of hands touching body, perhaps of skin meeting skin.
Remember that both partners deserve thanks after a time of sensual touching.
The experience of sensual love making can be one of the most intimate and joyful times a couple can share.
You don't have to be a certified Tantric lover or a world-class sexual athlete to be able to excel at sensual love making.
One of the key differences between sensual love making and just having sex is that sex is too often just about climax.
Pisces people like their relationships to be dreamy and full of love, so indulge them with special gifts, trips and sensual massages.
Delight Taurus partners with a sensual gift.
Pisces is a very sensual sign that is not at all afraid to show his emotions or affection.
The male natives are charming, sensual, diplomatic and devoted to their children.
They find pleasure in material goods and live for sensual experiences.
Taurus: The bull of the zodiac, Taurus is thought to be devoted, sensual, respectful, solid-minded and methodical.
If you can help him start feeling instead of thinking, he'll be a lot more sensual.
Librans crave the passion, intensity and sensual delights of the early stages of romance the way others need to meet their basic survival needs.
The sensual pleasure of a quality lifestyle is all about the beauty and enjoyment for Gemini.
Truly, this scorpion is a passionate, sensual, but sometimes difficult lover.
Libra has a tendency to overindulge in sensual pleasures which includes food and drink.
No Gemini profile could be complete without mentioning that Gemini is a sexy lover who knows all of the right sensual moves.
Taurus is a very sensual and passionate sign.
Libra is by far more sensual than Gemini, but that doesn't mean Gemini is unaffected by this air sign's romantic side.
She's a sensual, dreamy creature who captures Virgo's heart instantly.
Their passion is deep, earthy and filled with sensual delight and earth moving emotion.
Pisces is more sensual and will keep Scorpio interested long after that first bloom of love has passed.
Both signs are sensual and can enjoy a great love life together as long as each is mindful of the other's feelings.
The most sensual of the water signs with feelings that run deep.
Libra is the most sensual of the three air signs and craves being involved and surrounded by art.
A highly sensual being, Taurus is tactile and loves to touch things.
His sensual nature is best matched with that of the air sign Libra who, like Taurus, is also ruled by Venus, the goddess of love.
These two signs are the epitome of sensual appreciation.
Capricorn is an ardent and enthusiastic lover who revels in all things sensual, but he rarely takes himself too seriously in this department.
Scorpio is typically a bit more overtly sensual in nature and willing to give voice to her desire and needs, while Virgo likes to play his romantic cards close to his chest.
This type of beauty has been known to fire the passions of her perspective love interests since this lovely lady often appears soft and sensual.
Kans are sensual and romantic natives, and they tend to operate in a rather leisurely manner.
The challenge for Kan people is to learn to appreciate the many gifts they have to offer, not just their more sensual side.
Ocs are sensual, and they sometimes find themselves involved in a romantic complication or two.
Let your children explore the sensual experience of texture as well as the fun of digging, dumping, and piling.
The combination is an alluring combination of sensual innocence, and the mid-range hue is perfect for women who want a shoe that will wear well into the future.
The sensual commercial depicted a man and woman fantasizing about each other as they stayed in separate rooms in the same hotel.
Rather, the sensual teen keeps his conquests on the down low and concentrates on his artwork.
There's something that is simply timeless about this flower, and no matter how many times you've seen or smelled one, a rose never loses its sensual impact.
In addition to these spots, the lower back is also considered a very sensual spot to place a delicate tribal tattoo.
Men also choose to get fairy tattoos, often sensual, "bad" versions.
Exposing the lower back to the viewer is a sensual movement.
Exotic skins: Show off your sensual side with unique skin tattoos.
This echoes the benefits of tantric yoga and guided meditation, which relate the sensual, sexual, and mental processes to the purely physical practices of asanas.
Sensual Salts has recipes for Aches & Itches bath salts and more.
Zumba: Zumba combines, hot, sensual Brazilian and Latin dance moves with aerobic exercise.
The pole dance workout, which involves sensual, aerobic and strengthening moves is certainly a routine that can keep you motivated to do more.
Pole dancing can be aerobic, strengthening or sensual depending on the class and technique you try.
Bustiers, like corsets, work to give your body a sensual hourglass shape, the shape old Hollywood starlets worked on the big screen with expert precision.
There are those who think the short sleepwear came into vogue because designers needed to use less fabric in the Depression, but in fact it was an easy way for women to feel sensual in difficult times.
They can actually be quite cute (though probably still not sensual or erotic!) in addition to being possibly the warmest thing you can lounge around in as well as sleep in on those coldest winter nights.
Exotic lingerie is made from sensual, luxurious fabrics ranging from silk, satin, nylon and spandex.
Unique Lingerie carries retro Hustler lingerie along with selections from Leg Avenue and Sensual Mystique.
These are more utilitarian than others, and many find them more sensual as well as highly functional.
Victoria's Secret is a great catalog because they strive to maintain a happy medium between looks that are sensual, but still practical.
Many artists and photographers use free lingerie galleries to showcase their work about the wonderful world of exotic and sensual undergarments.
French lingerie is the pinnacle of sexy and sensual and so are the French lingerie models.
Additionally, soft satin feels wonderful to wear, so you automatically feel more sensual when you put it on.
French sheer lingerie, if worn under her clothes, can help even the most uptight woman feel a little more in touch with her basic, sensual side.
They may enjoy seeing the woman willingly bound in a tight garment and find it very sensual to be allowed to take that garment off.
Bodysuits made from sensual fabrics like lace can work in the bedroom or underneath your clothes.
Mini camis with matching leather thongs are sensual ensembles for a playful lady.
The appeal of leather is due to the sensual, soft feeling it has against the skin.
Sensual lubricants, massage oils, balms, powders and bath items all make wonderful gifts.
They claim that they're "Spicy, Sensual, and Tastefully Done."
Irina Shayk: From the cold climate of Russia, this brunette has quite a sensual presence in pictures.
You could give out CDs of sensual music, a bottle of wine, champagne glasses (engraved if you'd like to get very fancy),or even feather boas for fun.
Whatever else you currently have in your collection that is upbeat and/or sensual!
After all, these sensual and relaxing night clothes have a lot of positives going for them!
If you are looking for lingerie that's a bit daring and sensual then the lace route may be the perfect way to go; it's racy, but not overly exotic.
Undergarments, especially sensual pieces, can be very personal for some.
They are easier to care for than silk pajamas, but can have the same sensual look and feel of silk.
If you want underclothes that give support as well as a sensual feel, men and women's silk underwear fit the bill.
What women have known for centuries is that it's the allure that is most appealing and sensual.
The discount site The Sensual Woman has a smaller selection but the prices can be even lower.
Sensual: Besides their cool feel, these briefs can also feel highly sensual against the skin, particularly for some men who might not be accustomed to the feel of nylon.
A certain style can be attributed to the pin-up girl, usually featuring a soft or sensual look on her face and showing a little more skin than usual.
Investing in a quarter cup bra is a great way to feel more sensual and sexy without going overboard.
The bras housed on this site are more romantic and sensual than they are overtly sexy.
Nonetheless, if you are in the market for something a bit racier, you may want to investigate this sensual site more thoroughly.
Panties started to take on a fashionable and sensual purpose, rather than just being a functional undergarment.
Just about any material can be erotic, but some do have the sensual advantage.
If you're seeking a sensual feel, the flawless nature of silk or satin is a top choice.
Velvet can be the ultimate sensual fabric, providing an ultra-soft texture.
There are four types of thongs considered to be sensual and slinky.
Wear cutout stockings during an intimate evening with a partner for some sensual fun.
Sheer bodysuits are among the most mysterious and sensual lingerie items available.
However, unlike the styles available at Kohl's, the products here are much sexier in their appearance, so this is the perfect site if you are searching for a more sensual look.
Those are sure to make you feel incredibly sensual and make your lover's heart race.
Embroidered Eyelet Baby doll: This one has got to win the sensual award of the year!
Stockings, in general, often feel and look very sensual, but when you add silk into the mix, that sensuality may become more readily apparent.
For special occasions or intimate moments, silk is a sensual choice.
In this way, even the simplest of lingerie (a plain bra and thong panties, for example) can make a dramatic and sensual statement.
Most women and quite a few men will tell you that wearing satin panties is one of the most sensual lingerie experiences you can have, and perhaps the best thing about it is that you can wear satin panties under almost anything you'd like.
In the end, the best way to answer the question "what is lingerie" is to consider what makes a woman feel sensual and sexy without simultaneously feeling self-conscious or obligated to display herself.
From a brightly patterned kimono to an elegant bridal white dressing gown, you can achieve the feel of sensual decadence without laying out a fortune.
Sometimes comfort and warmth just have to overcome your desire to be sensual though.
Easily constructed from soft, sensual fabrics just as commonly as flannel, a snap robe can work for you at any time of the year.
Wearing lingerie like black stockings is a nice way to feel sensual and attractive.
Because nylon makes a much more beautiful and sensual alternative to traditional flannel in the winter, it's easy to find pajama pants made from nylon.
A matching sheer bra will complete your sensual ensemble.
Sexy booty shorts puts the emphasis squarely on the derriere and that makes them striking and sensual lingerie pieces.
Feel slinky and sensual when wearing your sexy nightie.
This is a stylish pattern that lets everyone know that you mean business, but are unwilling to relinquish your more sensual side.
You may also want to consider satin slips or opaque chemises to get a similar effect of sleep shirts with a bit more of a sensual feel.
Sexy satin: Of course, if you are searching for a sensual style, you can find that as well.
Their elegance and sensual feel can instantly lighten a mood and smooth away stress.
Try it in the sexy Sensual Amber scent, instead.
He purified it from the grossly sensual elements of daeva worship, and uplifted the idea of religion to a higher and purer sphere.
The second son, Shuja, governor of Bengal, a dissolute and sensual prince, was dissatisfied, and raised an army to dispute the throne with Dara.
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