The Battle for Myanmar’s Buddhist spirit

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In Myanmar, different groups of Buddhist monks are battling with how to deal with the country’s minority Muslim population. While some advocate peace, others, such as the extremist Ma Ba Tha, are stoking up hatred and violence. The Guardian visited Myanmar to investigate how the monks’ actions are threatening to destabilise the country’s newly established democracy




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"We have been here for 300 years" but 95% of them don't even speak Burmese lol. Shows you how they are in every country, they don't want to integrate, they plan on taking over one day.

Author — Leopold

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Whole Central Asia(Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Tajikistan) was Buddhist. Now not a single Buddhist left in Central Asia. One even one. Because Buddhism is monastic religion, if monks are killed, then Buddhism dies. Buddhism also doesn’t have caste system like Hinduism, if Hindu brahmin is killed, his son would preserve Hinduism. But in Buddhism, monks never marry. Once monks are killed, Buddhism vanished from the land. And in Hinduism there is Kshatriya(warrior) caste but there is no such thing in Buddhism. Buddhists monks don’t fight because Buddha said monks to never do violence against sentient beings, Muslim barbarian took advantage of non-violence of Buddhism and whenever there was an Islamic invasion into Buddhist land, no Buddhist was left within 100 years. All monks killed, and Lay Buddhist followers converted under sword and intimidation

Author — wonderfullife

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Buddhists are showing the world how to deal with barbaric cult

Author — Achinta Kumar

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Buddhist and Hindus from Sri Lanka we are with Myanmar Buddhist...

Author — Nilanga Senanayake

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In india also muslims declared "love jihad". Mostly targetting school and college studying hindu girls. Convert the religion name of love. Ashamed people.

Author — Handarts

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Look what's happening everywhere in the world...
Where islam comes, comes violence and oppression.
Buddhists know that, they dealt with them before.
In Afghanistan for example, where Buddhism no longer exist because muslims killed them all.

Author — bulle van berkel

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Maybe the Buddhists in Myanmar looked at how Afghanistan (previously a Buddhist country) worked out and thought 'no thanks'! Power to them, better than genocide!

Author — マコト

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Hindus are with buddhist other wise like indonesian mayamaar will become the same buddhist are not wrong

Author — deepak sharma

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Keep the spirit up don't let those mullahs destroy your land as they did Afghanistan

Author — navylaks2

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Glorious and intelligent Buddhist who refuse to bow to the British and Mohammadan imperialist alliance.

Author — Bamber Banbury

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Buddhist we hindus are with you you are our brothers love from India to monks

Author — ANKUSH KUMAR

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World leaders may not support you But a very large portion of the worlds population is cheering and praying for your victory !!!

Author — huck stirred

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Typical of the Left wing Guardian, giving a one sided account of what is happening in Myanmar. As always it's sympathies lie with Islam the most evil and destructive Ideology in the world.

Author — mikegan73

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Buddhism will never die long live Myanmar support from India🇲🇲🇮🇳

Author — ASS kicker

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We Hindus are 100% confident that Buddhists are not the cause of the problem in Myanmar.

Buddhism is a very compassionate and peaceful religion that has no reason or motive to harm others. Not a single incident of violence has happened because of Buddhists in past 2500 years !!!

Author — Melodic Nostalgic

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When buddhists do something against Islam and western government don't, you know how weak our gov are..

Author — manu Man

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True. Buddhism is peaceful, pacifist, non-aggressive and treats everybody without the caste system. To protect Burma and Buddhism from the dangerous aggressive Jihadi Wahhabism Islam, every party, government, civil society, and every Buddhist in Burma must be on guard to face and deter internal Muslim allies and enemies also external Muslim allies and enemies. Burmese Buddhist have learned invaluable history lesson of how Buddhist country like Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Malaysia, Indonesia, etc. became Muslim dominates countries. Those former Buddhist countries faced internal enemies of converted Muslim fellow countrymen and aggressive external enemies of Muslim allies and Muslim countries.

Author — Yangon Thar

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Indian Hindu support mayanmar Buddhist... Great job

Author — Surojit Dutta

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If the Budhist resistance fails another Afghanistan will happen there.

Author — A S

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Islam is pure evil. They will never be happy until we are all killed or converted.

Author — British Patriot