Library of Wisdom and Compassion
New to Buddhism
For Young People
Stages of the Path
Prayers and Practices
Dharma in Action
Dharma in Daily Life
Working with Emotions
21st Century Buddhists
Explore Monastic Life
Becoming a Monastic
A Nun’s Life
Living in Community
Full Ordination for Nuns
Western Bhikshuni Timeline
Visit Sravasti Abbey
365 Gems of Wisdom
Awaken Every Day
An Open-Hearted Life
Open Heart, Clear Mind
Working with Anger
Guided Buddhist Meditations
Approaching the Buddhist Path
Realizing the Profound View
One of the eighteen early schools, whose
is practiced today in East Asia.
The rise of women in Buddhism: Has the ice been broken?
In this panel discussion recorded in 2014, Venerable Thubten Chodron and others consider the problems and opportunities faced by women in Buddhism today.
Researching the bhikshuni lineage
Can the bhikshuni ordination be traced back to the time of the Buddha? Bhikshuni Sangye Khadro traces the history of the lineage.
Posadha at Sravasti Abbey
An explanation of the ritual known as posadha, during which monastics purify and restore their precepts.
Western Buddhist nuns in the Tibetan tradition
Venerable Chodron explores the history of Buddhist nuns in the West through her own experiences, culminating in the founding of Sravasti Abbey.
Establishing the sangha in the West
Transcript of a meeting with monastics on establishing a monastic community in the West.