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Book: Buddhism in Five Minutes

Chapter: 65. What do Buddhists Think about Those who are LGBTQI?

DOI: 10.1558/equinox.40807


Overall, Buddhism is not centrally concerned with control of non-normative sexuality or gender identity, and primarily focuses on the mitigation of sexual desire in general, in order to help practicing Buddhists avoid distraction.

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  • Sal Campbell ( - salcampbell)