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by neuume
Sun Jan 17, 2021 11:14 pm
Forum: Ordination and Monastic Life
Topic: Bhikkhu monasteries that support bhikkhuni ordination?
Replies: 24
Views: 1441

Re: Bhikkhu monasteries that support bhikkhuni ordination?

Thank you so much for the suggestions and replies, @BlackMagic, @TamHanhHi, @zoz, and @Bhikkhu_Jayasara - I'm grateful for your help. And @BKh, I appreciate your replies and your thoughtful perspective on the situation monks such as those at Abhayagiri and Tisarana. Thank you so much for taking the ...
by neuume
Sun Jan 10, 2021 6:29 pm
Forum: Ordination and Monastic Life
Topic: Bhikkhu monasteries that support bhikkhuni ordination?
Replies: 24
Views: 1441

Re: Bhikkhu monasteries that support bhikkhuni ordination?

I am interested in exploring the possibility of becoming a Theravada forest monastic, and I am trying to find bhikkhu monasteries that recognize and support the full ordination of bhikkhunis. At this point, I'm aware only of the monastic communities affiliated with Ajahn Brahm in Australia, Bhante ...
by neuume
Sun Jan 10, 2021 6:27 pm
Forum: Ordination and Monastic Life
Topic: Bhikkhu monasteries that support bhikkhuni ordination?
Replies: 24
Views: 1441

Re: Bhikkhu monasteries that support bhikkhuni ordination?

Subject: Bhikkhu monasteries that support bhikkhuni ordination? One distinction that can be made is the difference between monasteries that support bhikkhuni ordination and monasteries that support bhikkhunis. For example, Tisarana in Ontario is part of the Ajahn Chah tradition and does not publicl...
by neuume
Sun Jan 03, 2021 11:06 pm
Forum: Ordination and Monastic Life
Topic: Bhikkhu monasteries that support bhikkhuni ordination?
Replies: 24
Views: 1441

Re: Bhikkhu monasteries that support bhikkhuni ordination?

as for the OP, when you say "support" do you mean that they believe it's ok to ordain, or that that specific place actually ordains Bhikkhunis? Thank you for your responses, Bhante Jayasara. In my original question, I meant that they believe it's OK or desirable for Bhikkhunis to be able to ordain ...
by neuume
Sun Jan 03, 2021 7:50 pm
Forum: Ordination and Monastic Life
Topic: Bhikkhu monasteries that support bhikkhuni ordination?
Replies: 24
Views: 1441

Re: Bhikkhu monasteries that support bhikkhuni ordination?

Thank you for the suggestion. I was aware of Abhayagiri, but I have been under the impression that they are not fully supportive of female ordination, given their affiliation with the international lineage that expelled Ajahn Brahm. If you have any additional information, or other suggested communit...
by neuume
Sun Jan 03, 2021 3:33 pm
Forum: Ordination and Monastic Life
Topic: Bhikkhu monasteries that support bhikkhuni ordination?
Replies: 24
Views: 1441

Bhikkhu monasteries that support bhikkhuni ordination?

I am interested in exploring the possibility of becoming a Theravada forest monastic, and I am trying to find bhikkhu monasteries that recognize and support the full ordination of bhikkhunis. At this point, I'm aware only of the monastic communities affiliated with Ajahn Brahm in Australia, Bhante G...