Explaining different level of nun ordination in various Buddhist tradition.
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Brief history of the Chinese vinaya lineage, bhikshuni ordination and the guidelines for consulting other vinaya schools.
Support of the establishment of bhikshuni ordination in the Tibetan tradition.
Concerns within the sangha regarding giving bhikshuni ordination are addressed by the findings of recent research.
Possibility and validity of introducing bhikshuni ordination into the Tibetan Buddhist tradition.
Tracing bhikshuni ordination from the Buddha’s time to the present and how the existence of bhikshunis is vital for strengthening the Tibetan community.
Highlighting the direction for reviving the bhikshuni vow and driving consensus amongst several Buddhist communities.
Importance of discussion amongst various Buddhist communities to reform the rules for bhikshuni ordination.
Equality for men and women practitioners in terms of full ordination as well as actual precepts taken.
A summary report by Alex Berzin of the 2007 International Congress on the Women’s Role in the Sangha.