ordinations at Akashavana

On Sun, 14 September, 2014 - 11:20
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We are delighted to let you know that the following women had their Public Ordination at Akashavana on the morning of the 12 September 2014:

Public preceptor Dayanandi:

Ursula Tidd becomes Dharmakarunya, a Sanskrit name meaning She Whose Compassion is from the Dharma, (long third and final ‘a’, dot under the ‘n’).

Westernised spelling: Dharmakarunya.

Private preceptor Samantabhadri.

Sarah Bedworth becomes Sraddhagupta, a Sanskrit name meaning She who is protected by Faith, (accent over the ‘s’, long second and final ‘a’s).

Westernised spelling: Shraddhagupta.

Private preceptor Ratnavandana.

Public Preceptor Parami:

Amparo Riosas becomes Viryadipa, a Sanskrit name meaning She whose Lamp is Energy, (both ‘i’s are long, long final ‘a’).

Westernised spelling: Viryadipa.

Private preceptor Paramachitta.

Amparo Riosas se convierte en Viryadipa, un nombre Sanscrito cuyo significado es La que tiene una lampara de energia dharmica.

Public Preceptor Padmasuri:

Tanya Womack becomes Viryasri, a Sanskrit name meaning She who has Beauty because of her Vitality, (both ‘i’s are long, accent above the ‘s’).

Westernised spelling: Viryashri.

Private preceptor Karunachitta.

Anna de Moor becomes Tejomala, a Sanskrit name meaning She who has a Garland of Beauty, (both ‘a’s are long).

Westernised spelling: Tejomala.

Private preceptor Sinhacandra.

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