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by YesheDronmar
Fri Oct 30, 2015 5:31 pm
Forum: Mahāyāna Buddhism
Topic: Which Buddhist tradition has treated women the best?
Replies: 167
Views: 23141

Re: Which Buddhist tradition has treated women the best?

Cross-posting here with another conversation on DW: "Female Masters of the Past" that will also shed more light here.

http://www.dharmawheel.net/viewtopic.ph ... 30#p308930
by YesheDronmar
Fri Oct 30, 2015 5:35 am
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: Female Masters of the past.
Replies: 13
Views: 2364

Re: Female Masters of the past.

And this is just part of the list from the Vajrayana lineages ... would love for someone to offer names from other traditions.
by YesheDronmar
Thu Oct 29, 2015 11:29 pm
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: Female Masters of the past.
Replies: 13
Views: 2364

Re: Female Masters of the past.

Laksminkara Sahajacinta Yogini Mekhala Kankala Lilvajra Bhiksuni Kungamo Leyki Wangmo Yid Thogma Sakhya Devi Kalasidhhi Tashi Chidren The Fifteen Female Disciples of Guru Rinpoche Dombi Yogini The Arrowsmith Woman Nangso Obum Sahle Aui Khandro Losel Drolma Drigug Khandro Ayu Khandro - Dorje Paldrön ...
by YesheDronmar
Thu Oct 29, 2015 11:16 pm
Forum: Mahāyāna Buddhism
Topic: Which Buddhist tradition has treated women the best?
Replies: 167
Views: 23141

Re: Which Buddhist tradition has treated women the best?

I am late to the topic, being a newcomer to Dharma Wheel, and there are several different areas of inquiry here including institutions, organizational power structures, beliefs about the nature of womanhood (gendered bodies and energetics), and some rich material on women in Buddhist history from a ...
by YesheDronmar
Thu Oct 29, 2015 10:59 pm
Forum: Mahāyāna Buddhism
Topic: Which Buddhist tradition has treated women the best?
Replies: 167
Views: 23141

Re: Which Buddhist tradition has treated women the best?

odysseus wrote:
Tenso wrote:
odysseus wrote:Women bring joy.

:applause:
How do you know? :mrgreen:
Because I'm a male Buddhist. (How do I know?) :mrgreen:
Because our Tantric samaya tells us so ....
by YesheDronmar
Thu Oct 29, 2015 10:39 pm
Forum: Mahāyāna Buddhism
Topic: Which Buddhist tradition has treated women the best?
Replies: 167
Views: 23141

Re: Which Buddhist tradition has treated women the best?

rory wrote: As a woman (am I the only woman in this thread?)
I'm here too, Rory, belated, but I'm here, another woman on the path (no nappies in sight either).

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