Buddhist position on defending one´s nation

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wenjaforever
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Re: Buddhist position on defending one´s nation

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You want to defend cowards hiding inside bunkers? Be my guest
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Alex123
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Re: Buddhist position on defending one´s nation

Post by Alex123 »

Doesn't the Buddhist teaching say that bad (akusala) kamma will get the evil doers?

Just make sure that you don't create un-needed akusala kamma for yourself.
"The non-doing of any evil,
the performance of what's skillful,
the cleansing of one's own mind:
this is the teaching
of the Awakened.
"
Dhp183
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