Kink Dictionary – Necrophilia
What is Necrophilia?
Necrophilia is a sexual fetish in which an individual experiences sexual arousal from sexual interaction with the dead. This fetish is often considered taboo and is illegal in many countries. It is important to note that engaging in sexual activity with a corpse is non-consensual and violates the basic human rights of the deceased.
The History of Necrophilia
Necrophilia has been present in many cultures throughout history. In ancient Egypt, for example, it was believed that having sex with a dead body could bring about spiritual enlightenment. In medieval Europe, it was believed that having sex with a female corpse could cure impotence. However, in modern times, necrophilia is considered a criminal offense and is punishable by law.
The Psychology of Necrophilia
There is no one specific cause of necrophilia, but it is often associated with mental illnesses such as schizophrenia and obsessive-compulsive disorder. Some individuals may also have experienced trauma or abuse in their past, which can lead to the development of necrophilic tendencies. It is important to note that necrophilia is a rare fetish and does not represent the majority of individuals who engage in BDSM or other kinks.
The Risks of Necrophilia
Engaging in sexual activity with a corpse poses many risks, including the spread of disease and infection. It is also a violation of the deceased’s human rights and is considered a criminal offense in many countries. Additionally, engaging in necrophilia can lead to psychological harm and trauma for the individual engaging in the fetish.
Treatment for Necrophilia
There is no one specific treatment for necrophilia, but it is often treated through therapy and medication. Individuals who engage in necrophilia may also benefit from joining support groups or seeking out other forms of help. It is important to seek professional help if you are struggling with necrophilic tendencies.
Necrophilia is a rare and taboo fetish that is often associated with mental illness and trauma. Engaging in sexual activity with a corpse is illegal and violates the basic human rights of the deceased. If you are struggling with necrophilic tendencies, it is important to seek professional help and support.