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Attending the Bhikshuni Ordination in Taiwan - 12 November–17 December 2015
Ordaining in the Mahayana tradition as a Vajrayana practitioner
Uploaded 10 Jun 2016
Taking Refuge: Kaira Jewel Lingo
The search for community as a monastic and as a layperson
Uploaded 13 May 2016
In Kumarajiva’s Shadow: The Chinese Buddhist Monk Dao’an
How the life of Dao'an reflects the transmission of Buddhism to China
Uploaded 11 Mar 2016
Beauty and the Feminine Buddhist Spirit in Spiti
A photographic journey into remote Himalayan Buddhist communities
Uploaded 29 Jan 2016
Pavarana: Marking the End of the Rains Retreat
Enhancing communal harmony at the end of the annual rains retreat
Uploaded 6 Nov 2015
<i>Buddhistdoor View</i>: Monasticism for the Young—A Considered Choice?
The dangers of using monasticism as a social safety net
Uploaded 30 Oct 2015
Synergy or Collision: University students encountering Buddhism in China
Editor's note: This feature was first published in the now-retired Bodhi Journal, Issue 3, April 2007. In this paper, my goal is to examine the relationship between university students and Buddhism in
Uploaded 17 Apr 2013
Bhikkhunis in Thailand and the West
Jacqueline Kramer, author of Buddha Mom-the Path of Mindful Mothering and 10 Spiritual Practices for Busy parents, has been studying and practicing Buddhism for over 30 years in the Sri Lankan Therava
Uploaded 20 Mar 2013
Pema Choling Institute: Education and Empowerment for the Women of Bhutan
Writer Christine Arpita works closely with Pema Choling to improve the lives and opportunities of nuns in Bhutan.  It is 4:45 a.m. and the bell sounds for morning practice in the temple area.  Eve
Uploaded 18 Jul 2012
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