Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Buddist Teachings...Five precepts for the seeker to follow!








A
seeker
on
the path
to
enlightenment
takes
a
vow

to abstain from taking life
to abstain from taking that which is not owned
to abstain from sensual misconduct
to abstain from false speech
to abstain from intoxicants that cloud the mind


The
Teachings
Of
Buddha


Five precepts
translated
by
Julian Ayrs
(San Francisco)
2011