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We are delighted to let you know that the following women received their public ordination at Adhisthana this afternoon (2nd July 2017).
Public Preceptor Parami:
Bec Remigio becomes Amaladipa
(long ‘i’, long final ‘a’)
Westernised spelling: Amaladipa
Sanskrit name meaning: She who is a Light or Lamp of Purity
Private Preceptor: Mokshini
We are delighted to announce the public ordinations of the following women, at Akashavana Retreat Centre in Spain on Saturday 3rd June 2017.
Public preceptor: Parami
Monika Podgorska becomes Upeksanandi (dot under the ‘s’, long ‘i’) Sanskrit / Pali name meaning: She who delights in equanimity Westernised spelling: Upekshanandi Private preceptor: Dharmavasini
Mairead Keane becomes Prajnamayi (tilde above the ‘n’, long ‘i’) Sanskrit name meaning: She who is filled with wisdom Westernised spelling: Prajnamayi Private preceptor: Paramachitta
Theresa O’Leary becomes...
Ordinations at Akashavana 3rd June 2017
We are pleased to announce the following women celebrated their Public Ordinations at Akashavana Retreat Centre in Spain.
Public Preceptor Parami:
Monika Podgorska becomes Upeksanandi
(dot under the ‘s’, long ‘i’)
Sanskrit / Pali name meaning: She who delights in equanimity
Westernised spelling: Upekshanandi
We’re delighted to announce that 16 sixteen new Dharmacharis were publicly ordained on 1st May at Guhyaloka Retreat Centre.Public preceptor: Maitreyabandhu Kevin Croke becomes Amalayodhin A Sanskrit name meaning “He who is a warrior whose aim is purity” (Westernised spelling Amalayodhin) Private Preceptor: Paramabandhu
Public preceptor: Amogharatna Ralf Scholle becomes Ṛjubandhu A Sanskrit name meaning “Upright friend” (Westernised spelling Rijubandhu) Private preceptor: Nirmala
Sven Lohrey becomes Satyadhara A Sanskrit name meaning “He who...
I am delighted to announce the names of the sixteen new Dharmacharis who were Publicly ordained on 1st May 2017 at Guhyaloka Retreat Centre.
Public Preceptor Maitreyabandhu:
Kevin Croke becomes Amalayodhin
A Sanskrit name meaning “He who is a Warrior whose aim is Purity”
(Westernised spelling Amalayodhin)
Private Preceptor: Paramabandhu.
The following women received their public Ordination in the Mexico City Buddhist Centre.
En El Centro Budista de la Cuidad de México, las siguentes mujeres recibieron su ordenación pública:
Public preceptor / Preceptora pública Parami:
Gisela Peters becomes Moksasi (dot under the first ‘s’, long ‘a’ and long ‘i’), a Sanskrit name meaning She who holds the Sword of Freedom. ...
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