How To Observe Precepts

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This morning I want to talk about Zen-- Zen precepts. As you know, precepts is not-- real meaning of precepts is not just rules. It is rather our way of our life. When we, you know, organize our life, there you see something like rules, you know. Even though you are not intending to observe some particular rule, but there you see some rules. As soon as you get up, you know, to wake you completely up, you wash your face, you know. That is our precepts-- one of the precepts. And at a certain time you ... Read Transcript (this version is updated and corrected at times. Any other transcripts below are not).


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