Advice for Ordained Sangha on Wearing Lay Clothes


If it is difficult to wear your robes, if you have to wear lay clothes sometimes, then do three prostrations to Buddha and ask permission to wear lay clothes. But even if you wear lay clothes, you should keep the mind of a monk or nun; that is the most important thing.

~ Geshe Tenzin Tenphel, 2008, FPMT Masters Program

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