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ordinations at Akashavana
On Sun, 14 September, 2014 - 11:20
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
, 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
, 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
, 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
, 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
, a Sanskrit name meaning She who has a Garland of Beauty, (both ‘a’s are long).
Westernised spelling: Tejomala.
Private preceptor Sinhacandra.