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A formidable overview of the role of women in buddhist literatures and societies from the buddha’s day onward traces the shifting role of women from early to later buddhist societies but elides the internal debates on these issues barnes, nancy j “women in buddhism” in today’s woman in world religions edited by arvind sharma. Kings of the four states—east, west, south and north, or the kings of gold, silver, cop-per and iron nor 5) buddha this concept has been interpreted as the ³ve-fold theory hin-dering women’s salvation in buddhism the three obediences originated in the brahmanic thought of ancient india where women were taught to obey three groups of.
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Ananda had made his point, and the buddha relented pajapati and her 500 followers would be the first buddhist nuns but he predicted that allowing women into the sangha would cause his teachings to survive only half as long -- 500 years instead of a 1,000.
Women and enlightenment in theravada buddhism le ngoc bich ly i introduction this paper attempts to investigate the theravada buddhist teaching on women‟s ineligibility for enlightenment, the formation and interpretations of it from different perspectives within the tradition, and my personal reflection on the issue. Women in american buddhism carolina buddhist vihara one of the characteristics of the ongoing transformation of buddhism in america is the visible role of women in american convert buddhist communities both as. For the next few centuries buddhism spread widely in east asia, across china, and over to japan and korea the desire for some viable, but god-free, answer to the problem of pain and suffering, partially explains why many moderns adopt the buddhist path for all the superficial similarities some may propose between classical expressions of. Buddhist women in india and pre-colonial sri lanka lorna dewaraja [this article was originally published in the buddhist women across cultures edited by karma lekshe tsomo, delhi, sri satguru publications, 2000.