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Uniform Title Tipiṭaka. Suttapiṭaka. Khuddakanikāya. Therīgāthā. English
Title The first Buddhist women : translations and commentaries on the Therigatha / Susan Murcott
Edition Revised edition
Published Berkeley, Calif. : Parallax Press, [1991]
Berkeley, California : Parallax Press, ©2006, [2006]
©1991

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Description ix, 219 pages ; 23 cm
Contents Mahapajapati Gotami & her disciples. -- Patacara & her disciples. -- Wanderers & disciples. -- Wise women & teachers. -- Mothers. -- Wives. -- Old women. -- Prostitutes, courtesans & beautiful women. -- Friends & sisters. -- Buddhist nuns & nature. -- Dialogue poems. -- Afterword: The legacy of the first Buddhist women. -- Appendix: Rules of the nuns' Sangha
Notes Translation of: Therīgāthā
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-219)
Subject Tipiṭaka. Suttapiṭaka. Khuddakanikāya. Therīgāthā -- Commentaries.
Tipiṭaka.
Tipiṭaka. Suttapiṭaka. Khuddakanikāya. Therīgāthā -- Commentaries.
Buddhist nuns.
Women in Buddhism.
Author Murcott, Susan.
LC no. 91010819
ISBN 0938077422