The First Buddhist Women: Translations and Commentary on the Therigatha

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Pgw, 1991 - Religion - 219 pages
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A contemporary translation and commentary on the enlightenment verses of the first female disciples of the Buddha.

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The short poems written by the first women, 2,500 years ago, to join the Newly formed sangha as nuns, are fascinating, deeply moving and very relevant today Read full review

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The first Buddhist women : translations and commentaries on the Therigatha by Susan Murcott (1991) Read full review

Contents

Introduction
3
Chapter One Mahapajapati Gotami Her Disciples
13
Chapter Two Patacara Her Disciples
31
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