The secret is not to scratch the itch of desire as soon as it arises.
Assumptions in Leviticus 18 are in some cases abhorrent to contemporary sensibilities.
Jews Around the Globe
Women in the Beta Israel in Ethiopian society are mainly domestic and have strict purity laws.
Gender and sexuality are motifs for women Holocaust writers.
Gender & Sexuality
The term refers to someone who refrains from physical contact with members of the opposite sex.