Dhamma talk on Bhikkhuni Ordination by Ajahn Amaro

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Dhamma talk on Bhikkhuni Ordination by Ajahn Amaro

Postby fijiNut » Fri Jan 08, 2010 11:42 pm

Dhamma talk by Venerable Ajahn Amaro:

"Not Holding to Fixed Views:- Full Ordination for Women in Buddhism"


The recording of Ajahn Amaro's talk is now available by clicking on this link:
http://www.vimutti.org.nz/MP3s/Ajahn%20Amaro%20-%20Not%20Holding%20to%20Fixed%20Views-%20Full%20Ordination%20for%20Women%20in%20Buddhism.mp3

This talk was given at the Auckland Buddhist Vihara on December 5, 2009
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Ajahn Amaro is the co-abbot of Abhayagiri Buddhist monastery in California, USA. He ordained as a monk in the lineage of the Venerable Ajahn Chah in Thailand in 1979. Author of numerous books, he actively teaches around the world.
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Re: Dhamma talk on Bhikkhuni Ordination by Ajahn Amaro

Postby Cittasanto » Sat Jan 09, 2010 12:47 am

Thanks Fuji, I do enjoy listening to Ajahn! or HHAA as they call him in the talk :)

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Re: Dhamma talk on Bhikkhuni Ordination by Ajahn Amaro

Postby Bhikkhu Pesala » Sat Jan 09, 2010 10:55 am

Another well-balanced, humorous, and informative talk by Ajahn Amaro.
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Re: Dhamma talk on Bhikkhuni Ordination by Ajahn Amaro

Postby Sanghamitta » Sat Jan 09, 2010 5:40 pm

Indeed.

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Re: Dhamma talk on Bhikkhuni Ordination by Ajahn Amaro

Postby bodhabill » Sat Jan 09, 2010 9:16 pm

Thanks fijiNut

Excellent dhamma talk

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Re: Dhamma talk on Bhikkhuni Ordination by Ajahn Amaro

Postby cooran » Sat Jan 09, 2010 10:08 pm

I wanted to burn it to a CD, but the message I get is that it is too large.

Any ideas?

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Re: Dhamma talk on Bhikkhuni Ordination by Ajahn Amaro

Postby Monkey Mind » Sat Jan 09, 2010 10:23 pm

cooran wrote:I wanted to burn it to a CD, but the message I get is that it is too large.

Any ideas?

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It's more than 80 minutes, so you'll have to burn it into 2 CD's.
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Re: Dhamma talk on Bhikkhuni Ordination by Ajahn Amaro

Postby BlackBird » Sun Jan 10, 2010 4:32 am

Hi Chris

Can your stereo read mp3 cds?
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'The Blessed One is the Teacher, I am a disciple. He is the one who knows, not I." - MN. 70 Kitagiri Sutta
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Re: Dhamma talk on Bhikkhuni Ordination by Ajahn Amaro

Postby Alaya7 » Fri Apr 09, 2010 6:21 pm

ahh thank you very much if any one has informaton onwomen ordination please share :D
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