Buddha s Daughters

The book contains wisdom from such well-known and respected contemporary Buddhist teachers as Pema Chödrön, Ayya Khema, Sharon Salzberg, Toni Packer, Maurine Stuart, Karen Maezen Miller, Khandro Rinpoche, Jan Chozen Bays, Sister Chan ...

Author: Andrea Miller

Publisher: Shambhala Publications

ISBN: 9780834829657

Category: Religion

Page: 304

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In Search of Buddha s Daughters

The Hidden Lives and Fearless Work of Buddhist Nuns Christine Toomey. “In Search of Buddha's Daughters beautifully depicts the quintessential personal ...

Author: Christine Toomey

Publisher: The Experiment

ISBN: 9781615191949

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 384

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The Saffron Road

In The Saffron Road, Toomey follows in the footsteps of earlier generations of Buddhist nuns to trace the routes by which the philosophy has spread from a solitary order in a remote area of India in the 5th century BC, via 1950s San ...

Author: Christine Toomey

Publisher: Portobello Books

ISBN: 9781846274947

Category: Travel


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Songs of the Sons and Daughters of Buddha

Sariputta—the most accomplished of the Buddha's followers— entered the city alone and, seeing Bhadda's rose-apple signal, wished to tame her.


Publisher: Shambhala Publications

ISBN: 9780834842977

Category: Religion

Page: 176

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Sons And Daughters Of The Buddha

Daily meditations from the buddhist tradition Christopher Titmuss ... It is best summarised in two words: 'Wake Up!' Sons and Daughters of the Buddha ...

Author: Christopher Titmuss

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 9781409005124

Category: Religion

Page: 400

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Buddha s Daughters

Historical fiction; "Buddha's Daughters" presents the stories of fifty Buddhist women and their spiritual achievements dating from the Buddha's time to the twelfth century C.E. The Buddha welcomed women from all castes and circumstances as ...

Author: Kate Blickhahn

Publisher: CreateSpace

ISBN: 1463665962

Category: Religion

Page: 364

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Sakyadh t Daughters of the Buddha

Author: Karma Lekshe Tsomo

Publisher: Snow Lion Publications, Incorporated

ISBN: UVA:X001595906

Category: Buddhist monasticism and religious orders for women

Page: 346

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Merchants Daughters

The service was not inherited from Indian Buddhism, but was formulated by a devoted Buddhist Chinese Emperor in AD 505. The complication level of the ritual ...

Author: Helen F. Siu

Publisher: Hong Kong University Press

ISBN: 9789888083480

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 388

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Women in Buddhist Traditions

More recent ones include Tsomo, Buddhism through American Women's Eyes; Haas, Dakini Power; Miller and the editors of the Shambhala Sun, Buddha's Daughters; ...

Author: Karma Lekshe Tsomo

Publisher: NYU Press

ISBN: 9781479803422

Category: Religion

Page: 232

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Little Buddhas

Edited by Vanessa R. Sasson, Little Buddhas brings together a wide range of scholarship and expertise to address the question of what role children have played in Buddhist literature, in particular historical contexts, and their role in ...

Author: Vanessa R. Sasson

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199945610

Category: Religion

Page: 524

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Daughters of Emptiness

A sample poem for this stunning collection: The sequence of seasons naturally pushes forward, Suddenly I am startled by the ending of the year. Lifting my eyes I catch sight of the winter crows, Calling mournfully as if wanting to complain.

Author: Beata Grant

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9780861718221

Category: Poetry

Page: 208

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