Right Livelihood (Pali : Sammā- ājīva) On 12th May 2019, long time Dhamma speaker Bro Benny Liow will be sharing what is Right Livelihood based on the Eight-fold noble path and how to apply the teaching into our daily life. There will be Sutta discussions which focuses on the Fundamental teachings of the Buddha.
Right Livelihood (Pali : Sammā- ājīva)
“And what is right livelihood? There is the case where a disciple of the noble ones, having abandoned dishonest livelihood, keeps his life going with right livelihood: This is called right livelihood.”
-Magga-vibhaṅga Sutta, SN 45.8 Discourse on an Analysis of the Path
“Monks, a lay follower should not engage in five types of business. Which five? Business in weapons, business in human beings, business in meat, business in intoxicants, and business in poison.
“These are the five types of business that a lay follower should not engage in.”
Anguttara Nikaya 5.117 Vanijja Sutta: Business (Wrong Livelihood)