RELATIONSHIP CONTROL BETWEEN FIVE PRECEPTS PRACTICE AND ADULT HAPPINESS: THE EVIDENCE OF THE SURVEY IN VIETNAM

Nguyen Nghi Thanh, Do Thu Huong, Tran Quyet Thang, Nguyen Thi Hop, Phuong Huu Tung
2021 International Journal of Business Management and Economic Research  
Vietnam is a country of religious diversity, in which Buddhism has the most significant participation. In addition to practicing the Five Precepts, many Vietnamese people have registered for active mindfulness meditation classes recently. This fact has received significant attention from scientists to add to the evidence of previous studies and enrich the research literature. This study explores the role of mindfulness meditation practice as a moderator of the relationship between five precepts
more » ... practice and subjective perception well-being of Vietnamese adults. This study was conducted through a cross-sectional survey using an intentional sampling technique (n=200). Multivariable linear regression analysis and moderator regression were applied to prove the hypotheses. Research results show a positive and meaningful relationship between practicing mindfulness meditation, practicing the five precepts and feeling subjective happiness. In particular, mindfulness meditation acts as a moderating variable between the practice of the five sexes and the subjective feeling of happiness.
doi:10.35409/ijbmer.2021.3306 fatcat:ovqjgwvl6rdavixqgkyxqzdetm