What is lust?

What is lust?

Lust is a psychological force producing intense desire for an object, or circumstance while already having a significant other or amount of the desired object. Lust can take any form such as the lust for sexuality (see libido ), money, or power. It can take such mundane forms as the lust for food (see gluttony) as distinct from the need for food.

What is the worst kind of lust?

A man who performs sexual acts with a virgin must “endow her and have her to wife”, and if the father, who is responsible for her, says no, then a man must pay a dowry to compensate for her loss of virginity and future chance of marriage. (pg. 229) Unnatural vice: Unnatural vice is the worst kind of lust because it is unnatural in act and purpose.

What guidance is available regarding the lust trust fund?

What guidance is available regarding the LUST Trust Fund? What is the LUST Trust Fund? In 1986, Congress created the Leaking Underground Storage Tank (LUST) Trust Fund to address petroleum releases from federally regulated underground storage tanks (USTs) by amending Subtitle I of the Solid Waste Disposal Act.

What is the nature of lust in Islam?

In Islam, lust is considered one of the primitive states of the self, called the nafs. Muslims are encouraged to overcome their baser instincts and intentional lascivious glances are forbidden. Lascivious thoughts are disliked, for they are the first step towards adultery, rape and other antisocial behaviors.