Women and Gender

Three Lectures on Korean Buddhism

UBC’s Buddhism and Contemporary Society Program will present three evening lectures on Korean Buddhism this September: *PDF available here for printing. Lectures are free and open to the public. To account for numbers, please RSVP here. […]

Three Lectures on Korean Buddhism 2012-09-06T19:42:51+00:00

Seminar: Jim Placzek on the Ordination of Women in Theravada Buddhism

The Centre for Southeast Asian Research at the Institute of Asian Research presents a seminar by Dr. Jim Placzek: “Ordination of Women in Theravada Buddhism” Date: Friday, 30 Sep 2011; 4.30 - 6.00 PM Place: Room 120, C.K. Choi Building, UBC [...]

Seminar: Jim Placzek on the Ordination of Women in Theravada Buddhism 2011-09-20T13:43:34+00:00

Public Lecture: Jim Placzek on the Bhikkuni Ordination Issue

Fully Ordained Nuns in Theravada Buddhism Originally posted at Asia Pacific Memo by Jim Placzek – placzek66 [at] gmail.com There are no fully ordained nuns, or Bhikkhunis, in Theravada Buddhism. Last year, after 35 years in the West, the Theravadin [...]

Public Lecture: Jim Placzek on the Bhikkuni Ordination Issue 2011-03-09T11:40:03+00:00