The Steps on the Journey to Enlightenment: Accomplishing the Perfections – By Venerable S. Upali (or Upali Sramon)

Introduction   The journey to the perfect enlightenment, as explained in Buddhism, requires the practice of certain ethical principles at the very outset. These are grouped into various categories for the common people, the minimum number containing five principles, known as pañcasīla-s with which most Buddhists are familiar. On special occasions, for example on the full-moon … More The Steps on the Journey to Enlightenment: Accomplishing the Perfections – By Venerable S. Upali (or Upali Sramon)