Did Buddha ask people to donate flags to monks?

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SarathW
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Did Buddha ask people to donate flags to monks?

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Did Buddha ask people to donate flags to monks?
I heard of a monk talking about donating flags.
What is the reason of donating flags?
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There are so many monks who have national flag of different country... are they blessing the entire country?
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What flag we are talking about? National flag? Buddhist flag?
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Ontheway wrote: Sun Nov 28, 2021 1:06 pm What flag we are talking about? National flag? Buddhist flag?
National for me need explaination
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