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Women’s Ordinations in India
The following 12 women were ordained at Bordharan retreat centre, Maharashtra India on Sunday 15 January 2017.
Private Preceptor Vijaya:
Supriya Akshobhy - North Nagpur becomes Nityashri, Permanent Glory
Kusumlata Goutam - Dehradun, Uttarakhand becomes Aryadarshini, One who knows/sees the Arya - noble one
Babita Bhan - Modinagar, Uttar Pradesh becomes Ratnavajri, A Jewel - Vajra
Chandrakanta Bouddha - Dehradun, Uttarakhand becomes Vinayadarshini, one who observe the vinaya-descipline
The Public preceptor was Jnanasuri
Private Preceptor Jnanasuri:
Suwasini Rokade - Pune becomes Amitashri she whose radiance is immeasurable
Ranjana Meshram - Yavatmal becomes Shriprabha radiant light
Pramita Gotam - Modinagar, Uttar Pradesh becomes Prajnakirti who is renowned for wisdom
Kavita Kamalsing - Modinagar Uttar Pradesh becomes Mrudukirti who is renowned for gentleness
Pushpa Jivane - Wardha becomes Puspaprabha gentle light
Mayadevi Gon - Modinagar, Uttar Pradesh becomes Nitika who likes to follow the right path.
Nirmal Dhanavijay - South West Nagpur becomes Jyotiprabha, light radiance
Private Preceptor Shubhajaya
Priti Singh - Pune becomes Vidyavardhini, she who is constantly increasing her Vidya
The Public Preceptor was Karunamaya
Karunamaya, for the Indian women’s Ordination team