Buddhist Women's Resources
(Mixed Traditions)




A New Dawn for Women’s Rights: Ordination Ceremony , February 15-23, 1998 Bodhgaya, India    
Bibliography: Women and the female in Buddhism   Sakyadhita
Buddhism and Women Ven. Dr. K. Sri Dhammananda Tipitaka.net
Buddhist Nuns in Burma, 1991 Friedgard Lottermoser, Dr. Sakyadhita
Buddhist Women Dr. BimalaChurn Law  
The Buddhist woman and her forward march in society Danister I. Fernando, March 2002  
Buddhist Women at the Time of the Buddha (BPS WH 292; 1982) Hellmuth Hecker, Access to Insight
Buddhist Women's Links    
The Case of Buddhist nuns in Thailand Narumon (Pook) Hinshiranan, Sakyadhita
Dhammasara Buddhanet
Duties of the Buddhist Housewives Hla Soe,1983 Nibbana.com
Female Theravada Teachers in Buddhism WAiB WAiB
Inspiration from Enlightened Nuns (BPS WH 349; 1988) Susan Elbaum Jootla Access to Insight
Man and Woman in the Teachings of the Buddha Dr. Hellmuth Hecker  
Monks and Anagarikas Sangharakshita  
The Place of Women in Buddhism A Talk given to the Midlands Buddhist Society (UK) on Sanghamittâ Day 1988. Swarna de Silva Vipassana Page
The Position of Women in Buddhism, (WH 280; 1981; 39k/13pp.)
L.S. Dewaraja, Dr. (Mrs.) Access to Insight
Thailand’s first female monk, Varangghana Vanavichayen and Bhukkhuni Dhammananda (L), Feb10 2002, (Photo)
Novice is divorcee with two children First Thai woman ordained
REUTER, Island.lk
Thai nuns. "Spiritual Education Gives New Hope to Young Women" The article describes the difficult situation of young Thai women eager to learn the Dhamma. Bangkok Post (June 9, 1991) Sakyadhita
Revival of the Bhikkhuni Order in Sri Lanka D. Amarasiri Weeraratne Buddhanet
Sky Dancer - Buddhism for feminists Catherine Holmes Clark  
Sri Lanka's nuns make a comeback Susannah Price BBC
Status of Women in Buddhism(10 April 2002)(2nd title) D. Amarasiri Weeraratne,
Suggested Readings on Women and Buddhism William Bodiford Buddhanet
An Unentangled Knowing: The Teachings of a Thai Buddhist Lay Woman (1998) : Upasika Kee Nanayon, Access to Insight
Upasika Kee Nanayon and the Social Dynamic of Theravidin Buddhist Practice Thanissaro Bhikkhu Sakyadhita
Where Buddhist Women Have Been Ellison Banks Findly  
Women and Buddhism Ven. K. Sri Dhammananda Theravada.net
Women and Buddhism: Theravada Nuns of Nepal Kimberly Kita, Sakyadhita
Women in Theravada Buddhism Karen Andrews Vipassana Page
Women's Ordination Punnadhammo Bhikkhu ARCC
World Buddhists Affirm Equality of Women   Buddhanet



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