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That women participate equally is probably the single biggest change with buddhism being established in the west 10 tibetan buddhist women you need to know female buddhist leaders. Nishi21 religion: buddhist 44, sri lanka it has always been a dream of mine to marry an australian man i am looking for true love, but need to be my own person, and expect the same of a partner. Author sandy boucher introduces the american buddhist scene—its issues, weaknesses and strengths—to women interested in taking up buddhist practice women’s liberation sharon salzberg, barbara rhodes, judith simmer-brown & pat o’hara on what it means to be a woman dharma teacher and how they’d like to see buddhism in america evolve. It seems, therefore, justified to raise again the question whether the position of women in buddhist societies was better than that in non-buddhist societies of asia we will look briefly into the position in sri lanka, thailand, burma and tibet, at a time before the impact of the west was ever felt.
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