5 Training Rules

5 Training Rules
There are 5 training rules that are traditionally practiced by students of Buddhism.

Pânâtipâtâ veramani sikkhâ padam samâdiyâmi
I take the precept to abstain from destroying living beings.

Adinnâ-dânâ veramanî sikkhâ padam samâdiyâmi
I take the precept to abstain from taking things not given.

Kâmesu micchâ-cârâ veramanî sikkhâ padam samâdiyâmi
I take the precept to abstain from sexual misconduct.

Musâvâdâ veramanî sikkhâ padam samâdiyâmi
I take the precept to abstain from false speech.

Surâ meraya-majja-pamâ-datthânâ veramanî sikkhâ padam samâdiyâmi
I take the precept to abstain from drink or drug that causes intoxication and heedlessnes