Conserve jing masturbation
Practitioners believe that by performing these sexual arts, one can stay in good health, and attain longevity or spiritual advancement. The first sexual texts that survive today are those found at the Mawangdui [ citation needed ]. The sexual arts arguably reached their climax between the end of the Han dynasty and the end of the Tang dynasty [ citation needed ]. After AD, Confucian restraining attitudes towards sexuality became stronger, so that by the beginning of the Qing dynasty in , sex was a taboo topic in public life [ citation needed ].