Pcpt - Five, Eight, and Ten Precepts Five Precepts* Do not...

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Unformatted text preview: Five, Eight, and Ten Precepts Five Precepts* Do not kill Do not steal Do not commit illicit sexual relations Do not lie Do not drink liquor that causes intoxication and heedlessness Eight Precepts† Do not kill Do not steal Do not commit illicit sexual relations Do not lie Do not drink liquor that causes intoxication and heedlessness Ten Precepts‡ Do not kill Do not steal No sexual relations 1 2 3 4 5 Do not lie Do not drink liquor that causes intoxication and heedlessness 6 7 8 Do not eat after mid-day No dancing, singing, music, unseemly shows; Do not use garlands, unguents, perfumes, and things that adorn the person Do not sleep on high, luxurious beds Do not eat after mid-day No dancing, singing, music, unseemly shows Do not use garlands, unguents, perfumes, and things that adorn the person Do not sleep on high, luxurious beds No handling gold or silver 9 10 * † Taken by the laity Taken by the laity on special occasions, for example, uposatha days ‡ Taken by all monks and nuns; full monks and nuns also receive the complete set of Pråtimok∑a regulations at ordination ...
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This note was uploaded on 09/29/2010 for the course RELIGION 43 taught by Professor Prasad,l during the Fall '08 term at Duke.

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