22. What is Non-attachment in Buddhism?
Dhivan Thomas Jones [+]
University of Chester
Dhivan Thomas Jones is a Lecturer in Philosophy and Religious Studies at the University of Chester. His research is mainly in the area of early Buddhist philosophy.
whatever non-attachment means in Buddhism, it is not a refusal of deep and lasting relationship. This needs to be borne in mind as I turn to three ways in which non-attachment is presented in Buddhism.