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Eminent Buddhist Women

Edited by Karma Lekshe Tsomo
Format
Book
Published
Albany : State University of New York Press, 2014.
Language
English
ISBN
9781438451312, 1438451318, 9781438451305, 143845130X
Contents
  • INTRODUCTION / Karma Lekshe Tsomo
  • "My Sister's Future Buddhahood" : A Jataka of the Buddha's Lifetime as a Woman / Karen Derris
  • Two Generations of Eminent Nepalese Nuns / Punyawati Guruma
  • Brave Daughters of the Buddha : The Feminisms of the Burmese Buddhists Nuns / Cristina Bonnet-Acosta
  • Pioneering Bhikkhunis in Contemporary Sri Lanka and Thailand / Tomomi Ito
  • Bhikkhuni Ta Tao : Paving the Way for Future Generations / Bhikkhuni Dhammananda (Chatsumarn Kabilsingh)
  • Eminent Nuns in Hue, Vietnam / Elise DeVido
  • A Polar Star among Vietnamese Nuns : Bhikkhuni Nhu Thanh / Thich Nu Nhu Nguyet
  • Bhikṣuṇi Tri Hai : A Scented Lotus Life / Thich Nu Huong Nhu
  • Bhikṣuṇi Hiuwen : Enlightening Society by Institutionalizing Buddhist Education / Yu-chen Li
  • Pongnyogwan : The Eminent Bhikṣuṇi of Cheju Island / Hyangsoon Yi
  • A Resolute Vision of the Future : Hyechun Sunim's Founding of the National Bhikṣuṇi Association in Korea / Eun-su Cho
  • From Mountain to Metropolis : Son Master Daehaeng's Teachings on Contemporary Buddhist Practice / Hyeseon Sunim
  • The Importance of Jetsun Mingyur Paldron in the Development of Sikkimese Buddhism / Kalzang Dorjee Bhutia
  • The Legacy of a Female Sikkimese Buddhist Teacher : The Lineage of Pelling Ani Wangdzin and Gendered Religious Experience in Modern Sikkim / Amy Holmes-Tagchungdarpa
  • Kunzang Drolkar : A Delog in Eastern Tibet / Alyson Prude
  • Courage as Eminence : Tibetan Nuns at Yarchen Monastery in Kham / Padma-ʼtsho
  • Nuns, Dakinis, and Ordinary Women in the Revival of Mongolian Buddhism / Karma Lekshe Tsomo
  • Mummy-la : The Life and Accomplishments of Freda Bedi / Tenzin Palmo
  • Bhikṣuṇi Ruimiao : An Embodiment of Transcultural Values / Malia Dominica Wong
  • What Is a Relevant Role Model? : The Example of an Ordinary Woman Who Achieved Enlightenment / Rita M. Gross.
Description
x, 267 pages ; 24 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-251) and index.
Technical Details
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