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Meaning of celibacy in reference to Garuda Puran

Having undertaken the incarnation of Koumara and lived in the celestial region the first deity Hari, 0 Brahman, practised the most difficult vow of celibacy without any break Narayana or Hari who was ...
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Should one practice celibacy even after self-realization?

To be self-realized one must practice celibacy. Should one practice celibacy even after achieving self-realization?
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How do initiates of monastic orders that enjoin lifelong celibacy deal with this requirement?

Monastic orders that enjoin celibacy - do they have spiritual techniques to curb desire? Have spiritual masters recorded their struggles with desire?
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