You can boost the intimacy level by using traditional breathing techniques from the Kama Sutra. This ancient document advocates locking your lips and timing your breathing so you inhale together while you rock one way, then exhale as you rock back the other.
The giving partner just needs to be careful where she sits. When the receiving partner’s legs are crossed, she shouldn’t sit down on his ankles or she may hurt him.
She may like to lean back slightly while in the lotus sex position. While this reduces the skin-to-skin contact, it provides easier access to her breasts and helps him stimulate her G-spot.
Other Sex Positions You Might Love if You Loved the Lotus Sex Position
If the lotus gets you hot there are many other face-to-face sex positions with similar characteristics you could try. These are a few of our favorites.
The Love Seat Sex Position
The love seat position is very similar to the lotus sex position, except the receiver sits in a chair for greater stability.
The Pitcher’s Mound Sex Position
Another position using a chair, your mutual coordination will really pay off in the pitcher's mound position. This one's also great for anal penetration.
The Cradle Sex Position
The cradle sex position is an intimate face-to-face position is perfect for anyone wanting to try anal sex for the first time.
The Crotch Lift Position
He’ll need to do a little heavy lifting, but the crotch lift is a challenging position that's ideal for a passionate encounter.
So, that's how you do the lotus sex position. Sound like fun? Try it tonight! Oh, and if you're looking for more dirty ideas, check out our Sex Position Playlist.