Ven. Chodron is winding up teachings in Singapore and Malaysia. Annette’s bodhi leaf gift—offered with joy—delights her teacher and the community. Thank you!
Read all the latest news from Sravasti Abbey. Learn about Ven. Chodron’s Global Bhikkhuni Award and travels in Taiwan. Also find community news and Abbey life info.
Taiwan press praises the achievements of Buddhist nuns in Taiwan and throughout the world. Here’s a sample reporting on the Global Bhikkhuni Award ceremony.
Fifteen thousand people attended the Global Bhikkhuni Award ceremony in Taiwan, where Abbey founder Bhikshuni Thubten Chodron was among the honored nuns.
Citing her role in “preserving, protecting, and promoting Tibetan Buddhism,” Sravasti Abbey founder Ven. Thubten Chodron has received the Global Bhikkhuni Award from the Chinese Buddhist Bhikkhuni Association of Taiwan.
Read all the latest news from Sravasti Abbey. Learn about a visit from a local high school, the 22nd Annual Western Buddhist Monastic Gathering, teachings around the U.S. and more.