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Lives of Early Buddhist Nuns: Biographies as History

Alice Collett
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
New Delhi : Oxford University Press, 2016.
Edition
First edition
Language
English
ISBN
9780199086375
Summary
This title sheds light on the lives of early Buddhist women in India, seen through biographical accounts preserved within the Buddhist tradition for over a thousand years. The biographies reveal strong female characters, who overcame hardships to become exemplar practitioners, depicting inspirational women, born within traditional societies, whose stories can inspire generations of women to come.
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1 online resource
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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