Oh Sexy Hauz Kaus – fantasies from the village

Well hello Hauz Kaus Village. HKV  is the Soho or the Greenwich village of Delhi. It’s surrounded by parks and a beautiful lake and tomb – and is filled with antique shops specializing in old Bollywood posters, quirky cafes, wonderful neighbourhood restaurants and an independent bookstore Yodakin.  Now you might remember Yodakin, it was they […]

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We came, we read, we shared our pleasures

Thanks to all who came to Yodakin Bookstore last night and bravely wrote, read and shared their fantasies at our “Share Your Pleasure” event. We are now all the richer in our collective fantasy bank. Let it long continue this participatory literotica festival  . . . We had a wonderful array of fantasies –  both […]

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Putting the Pleasure into Poverty Reduction

We  an event that happened last week. On Valentine’s Day the UK  Department for International Development (DFID) launched a photo exhibition on sexuality and development put together by the Institute of Development Studies (IDS). Check the photos here on the IDS website. DFID’s Permanent Secretary, Nemat Shafik, Professor Lawrence Haddad (IDS) and Carla Sutherland (from […]

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Safe Sex in The City

Go New York ! The City’s Health Department have just launched a smart phone application that allows users to locate the nearest condoms at their time of need.Their phone’s will now lead them to the 5 nearest places that have free condoms and tell them  whether they are open or not. New York gives out […]

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Hip Hip Hurrah for lube

We  lube. It is one of the world’s great unsung marvelous inventions. It makes sex feel much much better. It helps us practice safer sex. Its that smooth quick ease that lets you have the sex you want. Sometimes quickly and sometimes really           slowly. We have been convinced that it helps safer sex. People […]

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BBC reports on latest porn industry news from Calfornia

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-11561576

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Condoms in Porn: why aren’t they compulsory ?

The recent HIV positive text result of porn actor in LA has caused a flurry of media reports internationally. We have been lobbying for some time to have good and safe sex in porn films.  Now the world’s attention has moved to  highlight why some porn actors and actresses have to perform unsafe sex to […]

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Beyond the Pleasure Prinicple – we are getting great press

The Pleasure Project has got heaps of people talking…and made it into quite a few news channels… Here we are interviewed by AIDSChicago and talked about on Reuters and IRIN  news http://www.plusnews.org/Report.aspx?ReportId=89919 And some other people are talking about pleasure too now – the world is listening ! Young people need more pleasure http://www.sxmislandtime.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=11262:prevention-psas-need-more-pleasure-&catid=31:general&Itemid=76 http://news.caribseek.com/Global_Caribbean/printer_88169.shtml […]

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The Great Wall of Vagina – Delhi does us proud

Last week  “The Great Wall of Vagina” our traveling, interactive and fully participatory art exhibition came to Delhi. We ask people to “draw a vagina, their vagina, their vision of one or one they know well”. We have been doing this since 2003 and collecting the beautiful drawings to exhibit. We love the excitement, creativity […]

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“Indian women have no business being happy…and especially no business enjoying Sex”

Shoobha De on sex, pleasure and how the world questions Indian womens’ right to good sex – Live from Jaipur – Asia’s leading Literature Festival I’m here at the  Jaipur Literature Festival http://jaipurliteraturefestival.org/ and today was very excited to speak to Shobhaa De.For those of you who don’t know her or live outside India…. Shobhaa […]

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