It's giving up one ego for another, changing my identity from one to another, in a negative way. The third of the Five Precepts is "To refrain from committing sexual misconduct. Be with them with peace and compassion as Masturbation addiction buddhism would be with an unhappy child. Much thanks for your time, With Metta, Buddha's Disciple. Gender binary Gender identity Men who have sex with men Sexual identity Masturbation addiction buddhism orientation Women who have sex with women.