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Women In Buddhism
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The Ananda Bhikhuni Ordination
In October 2003, seventeen
women received the higher ordination as Buddhist nuns or Bhiksuni
(Sanskrit) or Bhikhuni (Pali) at the Shakyamuni Buddhist Centre in
Canberra, Australia. Inside you can read Lama Choedak Rinpoche’s introduction
to the higher ordination and the stories of some of those who received