Bhikkhuni Sangha

Some articles on bhikkhuni sangha, sangha, bhikkhunis, bhikkhuni:

Sanghmitra - Bhikkhuni Sangha
... The Bhikkhuni Sangha (a Dhamma-vinaya heritage started by Lord Buddha during his lifetime in India), locally known as "Bikhhuni Sasana" or "Meheini Sasna" (Order of Priestesses or Nuns) that was ...
Mae Ji
... on the fact that the Buddha allowed senior female monks (the Bhikkhuni Sangha) to give monkhood to women ... But, citing the belief that the Theravada Bhikkhuni Sangha died out centuries earlier, the Prince commanded that any Thai monk who ordained a female "is said to conduct what the Buddha has ... Phothirak, a monk who has been ejected from the Thai Sangha after being convicted of breaching the monastic laws repeatedly ...
Buddhist Nuns - Re-establishing Bhikkhuni Ordination
... Congress on Buddhist Women's Role in the Sangha, in Hamburg, Germany to work toward a worldwide consensus on the re-establishment of bhikshuni ordination. 65 delegates, bhikkhus and bhikkhunis, Vinaya masters and elders from traditional Buddhist countries and Western-trained Buddhologists attended ... should be re-established," and cites the Dalai Lama's full support of bhikkhuni ordination (already in 1987 H ...