Definition of Pansil
: the rite in Hinayana Buddhism of undertaking ceremonially a set of five precepts of morality Pansil … is taken individually before a Buddhist shrine or collectively at the beginning of a Buddhist meeting of any kind — Christmas Humphreys
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Origin and Etymology of pansil
Singhalese, from Pali pañca sīlāni five precepts, from Sanskrit pañca five + śīla custom, moral conduct, moral precept — more at five
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