Buddhism in Five Minutes - Elizabeth J. Harris

Buddhism in Five Minutes - Elizabeth J. Harris

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

Buddhism in Five Minutes - Elizabeth J. Harris

Sal Campbell [+-]
Birkbeck College, University of London
Sal Campbell is an academic writing specialist at Birkbeck College, University of London. As a nonbinary queer Buddhist, they are concerned with understanding sexuality and gender in the context of Buddhist ethics and practice.

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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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Campbell, Sal. 65. What do Buddhists Think about Those who are LGBTQI?. Buddhism in Five Minutes. Equinox eBooks Publishing, United Kingdom. p. 327-331 Oct 2021. ISBN 9781800500907. https://www.equinoxpub.com/home/view-chapter/?id=40807. Date accessed: 27 Oct 2021 doi: 10.1558/equinox.40807. Oct 2021

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