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Great Wisdom Buddhist Institute on Prince Edward Island, Canada, Faces Local Opposition
After success in 2018, nuns face opposition to building plans
Uploaded 17 Sep 2020
Wandering Western Buddhist Nuns Aim to Plant Permanent Roots
Building toward a place for prayer, contemplation, and retreat for all women
Uploaded 10 Sep 2020
51 Tibetan Buddhist Nuns Take <i>Geshema</i> Exams
A new generation of female monastic leaders to spread their wings
Uploaded 12 Aug 2019
In Historic First, Two Tibetan Buddhist Nuns Hired to Teach Buddhist Philosophy
Yet another barrier overcome by women in the Tibetan Buddhist tradition
Uploaded 27 Jun 2019
BBC Names Dr. Tashi Zangmo of the Bhutan Nuns Foundation among 100 Most Influential Women of 2018
Dr. Zangmo recognized for her tireless work to empower Buddhist nuns
Uploaded 20 Nov 2018
Canada’s Prince Edward Island Approves 120-hectare Monastery for Buddhist Nuns
Monastery of the Great Wisdom Buddhist Institute to house 1,400 nuns
Uploaded 20 Jul 2018
Bhutan Nuns Foundation Poised to Launch New Training Center for Female Monastics with First Resident Nuns
Major landmark for empowering Buddhist nuns in Bhutan
Uploaded 18 Apr 2018
“Kung Fu Nuns” Address the Importance of Self-defense and Empowerment at London Conference
Nuns share their skills in rural areas, highlighting the need for change
Uploaded 21 Nov 2017
China Appoints Communist Party Officials to Manage Larung Gar Buddhist Academy
Appointees to fill key roles previously held by senior monastics
Uploaded 28 Aug 2017
“Kung Fu Nuns” to Give First Public Self-defense Workshop for Women
Event draws attention to rise in sexual violence against women
Uploaded 8 Aug 2017
His Holiness the Karmapa Launches New Book, to Embark on Historic Visits to the UK and Canada
His Holiness to make first-ever visits to the UK and Canada
Uploaded 9 May 2017
Buddhist New Year: Celebrating by Temporary Ordination in Myanmar
Women in Myanmar skip water-throwing festivities to ordain for week-long holiday
Uploaded 21 Apr 2017
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