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Posted on: June 4, 2022 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

Why does the Buddha still have hair but the monks do not?

According to the history of Buddha Shakyamuni, after crossing the city of Kapilavastu, he cut his hair and left home. When he attained enlightenment, converted disciples, established the Sangha, the Blessed One and the monks and bhikkhunis shaved their hair every fortnight and took the form of “round head, square shirt”. Image from the movie Buddha (Life of Buddha) The reason for shaping Buddha having hair is due to the…