How to protect a country without building up a military?

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Re: How to protect a country without building up a military?

Post by Dhammarakkhito » Thu Feb 15, 2018 6:50 pm

all you will need to know about this topic comes from DN 16; excerpt here: https://www.ancient-buddhist-texts.net/ ... ecline.htm
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Re: How to protect a country without building up a military?

Post by LG2V » Fri Feb 16, 2018 1:06 am

I'm curious about the answer, too. One thing that could help is to train more people in the brahmaviharas. I genuinely believe that meditators can promote peace and happiness throughout the land with these.
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Re: How to protect a country without building up a military?

Post by SarathW » Fri Feb 16, 2018 1:29 am

I genuinely believe that meditators can promote peace and happiness throughout the land with these.
How this compare to what happened in Tibet?
“As the lamp consumes oil, the path realises Nibbana”

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