daka

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daka

Ayurvedic medicine
A male counsellor/therapist/healer/guide who has the capacity to remain objectively present and grounded while purposefully and therapeutically employing erotic energy to evaluate, counsel and address a client's deeply personal issues regarding sexuality, intimacy and relationships, fostering healing and integration thereof.
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Despite or maybe because of all that, I think we recognize in each other a sacred intimate, someone John O'Donohue, author of Anam Cara: A Book of Celtic Wisdom, would call a "soul friend.
In my world," says Madsen, "they're called Sacred Intimates, Sexological Bodyworkers, and Dakas.