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Can a Buddhist have a girlfriend?

Can a Buddhist have a girlfriend?

There is no obligation for Buddhists to marry and most Buddhists believe marriage is a choice. As long as they are both happy to do so, Buddhists are allowed to cohabit .

What does Buddhism say about dating?

In regards to romantic relationships, Buddhism has very liberal views. Buddhism encourages independence through non attachment. Non attachment is the idea that in order to be fulfilled and happy in life, a person cannot be attached to any one thing because this thing can cause suffering.