College of Public Preceptors

Ordinations at Tiratanaloka

On Tue, 20 July, 2021 - 18:20
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We are delighted to announce that the public ordination of the following women took place at Tiratanaloka at 2pm BST on 20th July 2021

Public Preceptor Parami:

Sarah Wellard becomes Kiranasri (dot under the ’n’, accent over the ’s’ and long last ‘i’) a Sanskrit name meaning “She who has the Radiance of a Moonbeam (of Bodhichitta).”
Registered spelling Kiranasri
Private preceptor Prajnadevi

Lynne Marie Eccleston becomes Taralocana (long first, second and last ‘a’s) a Sanskrit name meaning “She who sees with the eyes of Tara.”
Registered spelling Taralocana
Private preceptor Dayanandi

Bernadette Caralse becomes Guhyasakhi (long ‘i’), A Sanskrit name meaning “She who has the mystery as a friend.”
Registered spelling Guhyasakhi
Private preceptor Maitrivajri

Claire Morris becomes Lilasuri (long first and last ‘i’s, long ‘a’ and long ‘u’, accent over the ’s’) a Sanskrit name meaning “Playful Heroine.”
Registered spelling Lilashuri
Private preceptor Dayanandi

Helen Sullivan becomes Sripaksini (accent on the first ’s’, long first and last ‘i’s, dot under the second ’s’ and dot under the ’n’), a Sanskrit name meaning “She who has shining, glorious wings (of Awakening).”
Registered spelling Shripakshini
Private preceptor Dayanandi

Public Preceptor Dayanandi

Sundeep Grewal becomes Aryaraksita (long first and last ‘a’s, dot under the ’s’), A Sanskrit name meaning “She who is protected by the noble ones.”
Registered spelling Aryarakshita
Private preceptor Parami (name given by Vimalasara)

Andrea McCaghy becomes Padmanandi (long ‘i’) a Sanskrit name meaning “One who delights in the qualities of the lotus.”
Registered spelling Padmanandi
Private preceptor Vandanajyoti

Sadhu, Sadhu, Sadhu

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