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Can a married man have sex with a prostitute without breaking the third precept?

While I cannot site chapter and verse of the Suttas, but in my heart, for me the answer to this question is a strong no. There is no true way to know if any prostitute is having sex under duress. ...
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Can a married man have sex with a prostitute without breaking the third precept?

In the Pali canon, sensual (or sexual) misconduct as one of the five precepts is defined as: He misconducts himself in sensual pleasures; he has intercourse with women who are protected by their ...
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Can a married man have sex with a prostitute without breaking the third precept?

Take note of what it will do to the man who sees the prostitute (in the order of immediateness): Financial Loss. Loss of chances to treat his family right. Risk of contracting diseases. Increasing of ...
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Can a married man have sex with a prostitute without breaking the third precept?

Can a married man have sex with a prostitute without breaking the third precept? I think the Third Precept is put in place to avoid that exact situation of infidelity.
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Can a married man have sex with a prostitute without breaking the third precept?

DN 33 Commentary of 10 Akusalakammapathadasaka: There are 2 kinds of 20 types of women, 8 by birth and 12 by agreement. Breaking 3rd precept is for every man who having sex with 8 born-to-be-womens. ...
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Can a married man have sex with a prostitute without breaking the third precept?

Wikipedia's Prostitution in Thailand says, Buddhism in Thailand is largely of the Theravada school, which is followed by 95 percent of the population. "While Buddhism regards the celibate ...
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Can a married man have sex with a prostitute without breaking the third precept?

The explanation I have heard regarding the third precept is for men to avoid having sex with certain types (20 types) of women. So my understanding is that a married man going to a prostitute doesn't ...
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