Pansil

noun
Pan·sil | \ ˈpan(t)sə̇l \
plural -s

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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History and Etymology for Pansil

Singhalese, from Pali pañca sīlāni five precepts, from Sanskrit pañca five + śīla custom, moral conduct, moral precept

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