Animism

Last Updated: July 27, 2017

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Definition - What does Animism mean?

In general, animism refers to the belief that non-human entities have souls or spiritual essences. These entities can take the form of plants, animals, and inanimate objects. People who practice animism believe that there is no distinction between the physical and material world. Everything and everyone has a soul. The practice of animism extends outside tribal communities.

Kinkly explains Animism

When it comes to sex, animism translates to objectophilia or objectum sexuality. This is considered as a sexual orientation where attraction is toward inanimate object. These people are known to profess profound love, attraction,and devotion to objects, animals, or plants. Some of them can't sustain the same close and emotional relationship with a fellow human being.

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