Higher training in ethical self-discipline

One the the three higher trainings. The pure keeping of any of the sets of pratimoksa vows, motivated either by the determination to be free (renunciation) in order to attain liberation, or by the determination to be free plus bodhichitta in order to attain enlightenment.

Tibetan: ལྷག་པའི་ཚུལ་ཁྲིམས་ཀྱི་བསླབ་པ། lhag-pa'i tshul-khrims-kyi bslab-pa

Sanskrit: adhiśīlaśikṣā

Synonyms: Training in higher ethical self-discipline

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