The Argument For Allowing Bhikkhus To Ordain Bhikkhunis

The Argument For Allowing Bhikkhus To Ordain Bhikkhunis

Spent the better part of two hours debating the ordination of bhikkhunis with a good friend, a Thai scholar who taught Pali in Burma for many years and is now back in Thailand at Wat Mahadhatu. My contention, based on the internationally well-known (thanks to Bhikkhu...
PEACE AWARD FOR LOCALISATION PIONEER

PEACE AWARD FOR LOCALISATION PIONEER

Swedish-born author and filmmaker, Helena Norberg-Hodge, is the recently-announced winner of the prestigious 2012 Goi Peace Award, presented by the Tokyo-based Goi Peace Foundation (http://www.goipeace.or.jp/). The award is in recognition of Ms. Norberg-Hodge?s...
East Asia 2012 – A Conversation with Daw Aung San Suu Kyi

East Asia 2012 – A Conversation with Daw Aung San Suu Kyi

? One-on-One Conversation with a LeaderA conversation with Daw Aung San Suu Kyi Interviewed by? Klaus Schwab, Founder and Executive Chairman, World Economic Forum With? Aung San Suu Kyi, Chairman of the National League for Democracy (NLD); Member of Parliament of...