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💚What did the Buddha say about courage?

Buddha faced his fears in wilderness. Buddha said in Bhaya-bherava Sutta that the way to handle fear is to subdue it in whatever state one is. "What if I, in whatever state I'm in when fear &...
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💚What did the Buddha say about courage?

MN 4 is titled Fear and Dread. It's about how the Buddha before his Enlightenment sought out fearful places and how he handled the fear that arose. When fear arose, he would maintain his posture (...
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💚What did the Buddha say about courage?

AN 4:184 Abhaya Sutta | Fearless — Four reasons why some people fear death and others don’t. ... “And who is the person who, subject to death, is afraid & in terror of death? There is the case ...
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💚What did the Buddha say about courage?

☸What did the Buddha say about being afraid & handling fear? The Blessed One asks to contemplate about him (Dhajagga sutta). Some suttas suggest to eliminate sensual desire which is the cause of ...
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💚What did the Buddha say about courage?

I remember Andriy said wrote, something like, that Theravada is mainly about overcoming desire -- and Mahayana is mainly about overcoming aversion. So maybe there's more doctrine about "fear"...
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