Out now: ‘I Hear Her Words: An Introduction to Women in Buddhism’

Out now: ‘I Hear Her Words: An Introduction to Women in Buddhism’

As a female student and practitioner of Buddhism, at times I feel frustrated by the underrepresentation of women in Buddhist texts and iconography. To give just one example, out of the forty-six figures on Triratna’s refuge tree, only two are female. Frustrated I may be, but I probably shouldn’t be surprised. As author Alice Collett … [ Read More ]