What is Love – Here’s What To Know

“What is love?” is an often asked question. Yet, a definition and the meaning of love (which are not the same) cannot be rendered in a few simple sentences. What is Love | Romantic Love | Erotic Love | Friendship| Arranged Love | Soulmate Love | Real Love | True Love | Other Kinds of (more…)

The Problems of Thought

Thoughts come and go, seemingly random. We do not know where they come from and why. They disappear quickly into nothingness, it seems. We do not bother much to remember them. Few thoughts are continuous or connected via logic, usually no more than three of five. Then another short train of thought emerges, occupying our (more…)

Princess and the Pea

Are you a princess of the kind as told by the story below? “The Princess and the Pea” is a literary fairy tale by Hans Christian Andersen about a young woman whose royal identity is established by a test of her sensitivity. The story tells of a prince who wants to marry a princess but is having difficulty finding a (more…)

Q&A: What is Soulmate Love

Unrequited Love | Illicit Love | Platonic Love | Unconditional Love | Pseudo Love | Empty or Lost Love | Only or Last Love | Soulmate Love | Sex & Lust Ever come across the phrases of finding Mr. Right or Ms. Perfect, finding that Significant Other, finding the One, or finding my Soulmate? Needless (more…)

Q&A: What are Sex and Lust

Unrequited Love | Illicit Love | Platonic Love | Unconditional Love | Pseudo Love | Empty or Lost Love | Only or Last Love | Soulmate Love | Sex & Lust Normal stuff in themselves. As it takes two to tango — and a lot of courage — we must continuously negotiate our way through (more…)

Questions & Answers about all Kinds of Love

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Q&A: What Is Friendship?

A friendship is a non-sexual relationship of mutual fondness, appreciation, and trust between people. Sometimes, this kind of relationship is also called ‘platonic,’ or ‘philia’ in Greek terms. What is Love | What is Romantic Love | What is Erotic Love | Friendship | What is Arranged Love | What is Real Love | What (more…)

Q&A: What really is True Love?

True love is a ‘real love’ that outlasted the inevitable ups and downs of life, a real love that endured the test of time. True love is rare, very rare. What is Love | What is Romantic Love | What is Erotic Love | What is Friendship | What is Arranged Love | What is (more…)

Q&A: What is Real Love?

Real love is when and while it lasts. It is a new belonging and may have started as romantic love, erotic love, friendship, or even arranged love. What is Love | What is Romantic Love | What is Erotic Love | What is Friendship | What is Arranged Love | What is Soulmate Love | (more…)

Q&A: What is Erotic Love?

Erotic or amorous love, or simply ‘eros’ in Greek terms, is a love that is borne out of instincts reflected in sensual needs and wants. It is a love that wants to ‘possess’ the other — the object of desire — even if only for a moment. What is Love | What is Romantic Love (more…)

Q&A: What is Romantic Love?

Romantic love is a phenomenon that, at its simplest, might be described as the early stage of an unfolding relationship in which one seeks and responds to an enticing and promising other, driven by personal preference rather than familial obligations. Romantic love then seeks to last forever, while the lovers are not together yet. What (more…)