Bhikkhuni Vinaya Studies

Author: Sujato (Bhikkhu)
Subtitle: Research and Reflection on Monastic Discipline for Nuns
No of Pages: 332
Edition: na
Year of Publication: 2012
File Size: 2 MB
Permission: Creative Commons Licence
Blurb: Although historically marginalized, Buddhist nuns are taking their place in modern Buddhism. Like the monks, Buddhist nuns live by an ancient system of monastic law, the Vinaya. This work investigates various areas of uncertainty and controversy in how the Vinaya is to be applied today.
Notes: Bibliography. Footnotes.