Auparishtaka is a term used in the
sutra to describe techniques for oral sex, even stating that
are the chief experts in performing auparishtaka.
It also describes
two kinds of eunuchs, i.e. those who are disguised as
females, and those who dress up as males, with the
latter being described as the one that is expected to
give the most perfect form of oral sex.
In India, where
the act is dubbed ‘sucking the
mango’, erotic sculptures in
of people performing oral sex on each other are widely
found in ancient temples, including all sexes with any