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<!DOCTYPE html>

<h3>Without linebreaksbr filter:</h3>

{{ mytext }}

<h3>With linebreaksbr filter:</h3>

{{ mytext|linebreaksbr }}

<p>Right-click in this frame and check out the frame source to see the added &lt;br&gt; elements.</p>

<p>In you can see what the mytext variable looks like.</p>

from django.http import HttpResponse
from django.template import loader

def testing(request):
  template = loader.get_template('template.html')
  context = {
    'mytext': 'Hello\nmy name is Leo.\n\nI am a student.',   
  return HttpResponse(template.render(context, request))