The Five Mindfulness Trainings -- to not kill, steal, commit adultery, lie, or take intoxicants -- are the basic statement of ethics and morality in Buddhism. In this fully revised edition, Zen master and peace activist Thich Nhat Hanh argues eloquently for their universal applicability in daily situations. Nhat Hanh discusses in depth the value and meaning of each precept, offering insights into the roles that they could play in our changing society. In a world marked by moral and spiritual emptiness, he says, The Five ...

For a Future to Be Possible: Buddhist Ethics for Everyday Life 2007, Parallax Press, Berkeley, CA

ISBN-13: 9781888375664

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