Tracing bhikshuni ordination from the Buddha’s time to the present and how the existence of bhikshunis is vital for strengthening the Tibetan community.
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Support of the establishment of bhikshuni ordination in the Tibetan tradition.
Can the bhikshuni ordination be traced back to the time of the Buddha? Venerable bhikshuni Sangye Khado traces the history of the lineage.
Venerable Thubten Chodron shares her experience being a witness at a bhikshuni ordination in Taiwan.
The current situation, progress and future outlook for Buddhist nuns in the West. The status of bhikshuni ordination in the three vinaya lineages.
Brief history of the Chinese vinaya lineage, bhikshuni ordination and the guidelines for consulting other vinaya schools.
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.
Importance of discussion amongst various Buddhist communities to reform the rules for bhikshuni ordination.
A request to Tibetan vinaya masters to develop a system of bhikshuni ordination.