The Ten Tzu Chi Precepts

The Ten Tzu Chi Precepts:

1. Do not kill
2. Do not steal
3. Do not fornicate
4. Do not lie
5. Do not drink alcohol
6. Do not smoke, use drugs, or chew betel nuts
7. Do not gamble or speculate
8. Follow the traffic rules
9. Respect your parents and be moderate in speech and attitude
10. Do not participate in politics or demonstrations

[The ten precepts are rules that all Tzu Chi volunteers abide by.]