How to Really Save the World:
The Dharma life as a revolution for everyone
Seven days of meditation, lively exploration, and strong, supportive friendship: a space to formulate your own ideals.
Led by Parami and friends in English and Spanish
Due to unforeseen circumstances, we’ve had to reschedule this retreat. The new dates are:...
Courageous Conversations About Race: A series curated by Vimalasara
In association with the International Triratna BIPOC/BAME Teaching Kula. Sponsored by The Dharma Toolkit from The Buddhist Centre Online
The following women received their Public Ordination on 16th September 2017 at Akashavana:
Public preceptor Parami:
Elizabeth Hellard becomes Kamalasiri,
a Pali name meaning: ‘She who has the beauty of a lotus’.
Westernised spelling: Kamalasiri.
Private Preceptor: Dayalocana.
Penny Strange becomes Vidyamani,
a Sanskrit / Pali name meaning: ‘She who is like...
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. ...
A more detailed than usual set of photos of the recent ordinations of 3 Mexicans and 3 Spaniards at Adhisthana, photos courtesy of Dhammarati.
We are delighted to announce the names of the dharmacharinis publicly ordained at Adhisthana on the 18th June 2016.
Queridos hermanas y hermanos,
nos da un gran placer anunciar los nombres de las dharmacharinis que han recibido su ordenación...
On Saturday 19th December 2015, six women were publicly ordained at Adhisthana.
In the photo, left to right back row - Karunabala, Dharmasetu, Prabhakari, Dayakarini. Front row - Varasakhi, Parami, Punyamala, Mokshadipa.
Public Preceptor Parami:
Sue Bower becomes Karunabala: a Sanskrit name meaning “One whose Strength is from Compassion”. (dot under the ’n’, long second ‘a’.)...