A Bodhi Leaf Offering

A Bodhi Leaf Offering

Ven. Chodron is winding up a series of teachings in Singapore and Malaysia. Last week, Annette, one of Ven. Chodron’s Singapore students, came by Pureland Marketing where Venerable is staying. Annette wanted to make an offering—108 hand-made ceramic bodhi...
eNews: December 2016

eNews: December 2016

Table of Contents Buddhism: One Teacher, Many Traditions Sharing the Dharma Day The Abbey & Climate Change Ven. Chodron Receives Global Bhikkhuni Award Further Travels in Taiwan New Website More News After a very rainy and cold October, we had a beautiful Indian...
Taiwan Press Praises Buddhist Nuns

Taiwan Press Praises Buddhist Nuns

Read the full story in Mandarin: taiwain-libert-times Photo identification: Chairman of the Chinese Buddhism Bhikkhuni Association, Venerable Master Bhikkhuni Pu Hui delivering the congratulatory speech Vice Chairman of the Chinese Buddhism Bhikkhuni Association,...
Global Bhikkhuni Award Ceremony

Global Bhikkhuni Award Ceremony

Taiwanese news reports that fifteen thousand people attended the Global Bhikkhuni Award ceremony in Taiwan, where Abbey founder Venerable Bhikshuni Thubten Chodron joined 50 distinguished nuns from 12 countries to receive the award. A bhikkhuni (bhikshuni in Sanskrit)...
Ven. Chodron Receives Global Bhikkhuni Award

Ven. Chodron Receives Global Bhikkhuni Award

Venerable Thubten Chodron—Sravasti Abbey founder and abbess—has received the Global Bhikkhuni Award presented by the Chinese Buddhist Bhikkhuni* Association of Taiwan.  Nuns from 12 countries have received the award. Venerable Chodron joins Buddhist author and teacher...
eNews: November 2016

eNews: November 2016

Table of Contents High School Students Visit A New Community Member In the Local Community Traveling and Teaching The 22nd Annual Buddhist Monastic Gathering The New Car More News It’s definitely autumn now, with a beautiful spread of yellow, orange, and red...