College of Public Preceptors

Public Ordination in Melbourne

On Tue, 26 February, 2019 - 10:30
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Dear Order Members,

We are delighted to announce that JOY FRATELLE from Port Fairy was publicly ordained at Melbourne Buddhist Centre on Saturday 23rd February 2019.

Joy becomes Maitrībodhinī (sixth and last letter both long ī).

Name meaning: She whose awakening is through kindness.

Westernised spelling: Maitribodhini

Public Preceptor: Megha

Private Preceptor: Maitripala

Sadhu! Sadhu! Sadhu!

With Metta,


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